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Meizu M6s – 18:9 screen ratio, Halo button feature and Side fingerprint sensor

    The Chinese company founded in 2003, Meizu will join the 18:9 screen aspect ratio era with their new Meizu M6s edge-to-edge full screen display with a rounded corners and thinner bezels. The M6s is the newest member recently launched to its M series smartphones.

    Meizu M6s is the company first Meizu phone to arrive with 18:9 screen ratio with an impressive display. And also the first phone in the domestic market that uses Samsung’s Exynos 7872 64-bit hexa-core processor. Runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat with the company’s Flyme OS 6.2.

    Comes with 5.7-inch HD+ (1440 x 720) display with a 2.5D curved glass on top of it. Measuring 152 x 72.54 x 8mm, while it weighs 160 grams and features a side-fingerprint scanner, for faster unlocking time.

    Meizu M6s phone

    Specifications of Meizu M6s

    Below is the full specifications of the latest M6s with side-fingerprint and halo button feature.

    Basic Information

    *. Dimension: 152*72.5*8mm
    *. Weight: 160g
    *. Battery: 3000mAh (typical value)
    *. Capacity: 3GB RAM + 32GB/64GB storage (Supports microSD up to 128GB)
    *. Color: black silver-white gold blue


    *. Rear camera: 16-megapixel ƒ/2.0 wide aperture
    – 5P custom lens
    – Dual-tone flash
    *. Front camera: 8-megapixel ƒ/2.0 aperture

    Screen Display

    *. Size: 5.7-inch
    *. Resolution: 1440 x 720
    *. Contrast: 1000:1
    *. PPI: 282
    *. Dimension: 152*72.5*8mm
    *. Weight: 160g
    *. Manufacturing process: Full in-cell

    Processor & Memory

    *. Processor: Exynos 7872 coupled with 2.0GHz x2 + 1.6GHz x4 and Mali-G71 GPU
    *. RAM: 3GB
    *. Storage: 32GB/64GB storage expandable via Micro SD card upto 128GB

     Fingerprint Sensor: Yes with 0.2s (Side)

    Network and Connectivity

    *. 4G FDD-LTE: B1/3/5/7/8/20
    *. 4G TD-LTE: B40
    *. 3G WCDMA: B1/2/5/8
    *. 3G CDMA: Bc0
    *. 2G GSM: B2/3/5/8
    *. WLAN: 802.11a/b/g/n wireless network
    *. Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.2


    *. Linear motor: YES
    *. Pressure sensor: YES
    *. Gravity sensor: YES
    *. Infrared proximity sensor: YES
    *. Gyroscope: YES
    *. Ambient light sensor: YES
    *. Touch sensor: YES
    *. Digital compass: YES

    *. Capacity: 3000mAh
    *. Fast charging; Yes (18W mCharge)

    Meizu M6s smartphone

    Meizu M6s is a piece of attraction

    Another spicy specs is the Halo feature button which serves as its dedicated pressure sensor. The new Halo button is a mBack key that works as the virtual button. This is how the command works on the Halo button feature;

    *. Touch the [Halo] button to return to go back.
    *. Press the [Halo] button to return to the home screen
    *. Long press the Halo button to turn off the screen
    *. Swipe left/right to swtich between multiple apps
    *. Swipe up to open the multitasking menu
    *. Long press on an empty space to quickly switch between multiple apps

    Anyways, if you really don’t like the new Halo button feature then you can make use of the traditional Android navigation bar as it is also available.

    The Meizu M6S includes a metal-clad designed smartphone with a 16-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.0 aperture. It has an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The side-facing fingerprint scanner is called ‘Super mBack’ fingerprint sensor and can unlock the device in 0.2 seconds, says Meizu.

    For the power house, Meizu M6s comes with 3,000mAh non-removable battery with 18W fast charging (0-30 percent in 15 minutes, says Meizu). For the pricing and availability, Meizu’s M6S is now available. Prices start at $155.24 for the 32GB variant and $186.31 for 64GB. The phone comes in Champagne Gold, Matte Black, Moonlight Silver and Cobalt Blue.