Meizu announced V8 and V8 Pro smartphones along with the 16X and the X8 at an event in China. Both the smartphones comes with 5.7-inch HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio displays. Both of these run on Flyme OS based on Android 8.1 (Oreo) on the top.
The V8 Pro is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P22 12nm SoC. It has a 12MP rear camera along with a secondary 5MP camera for portrait shots and a 5MP front – facing camera with f/1.9 aperture.
While the V8 is powered by a quad-core Quad-Core MediaTek MT6739 SoC. It comes with 13MP single rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and 5MP front camera with f/1.9 aperture.
Both these have a fingerprint sensor on the back and have a metal design. Let’s take a look the the specs below.
|Name||Meizu V8||Meixu V8 Pro|
|Dimensions||148 x 73 x 8.4mm; Weight: 145g||Dimensions: 147.5×72.7×8.1mm; Weight: 159g|
|Display||5.7-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display, 1000 : 1 contrast ratio, 83% NTSC color gamut, 450 nits brightness||5.7-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display, 1000 : 1 contrast ratio, 83% NTSC color gamut, 450 nits brightness|
|Processor||1.5GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6739 64-bit processor with PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU||2GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) 12nm processor with 650MHz IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU|
|RAM||3GB RAM||4GB RAM|
|Storage||32GB storage, expandable up to 128GB with microSD||64GB storage, expandable up to 128GB with microSD|
|Rear Camera||13MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture||12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture, secondary 5MP camera with f/2.2 aperture|
|Front Camera||5MP front-facing camera with f/1.9 aperture||5MP front-facing camera with f/1.9 aperture|
|Operating System||Android 8.1 (Oreo) with Flyme OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo) with Flyme OS|
|Battery||3200mAh battery||3100mAh battery|
|Other Features||Fingerprint sensor, Dual 4G VoLTE||Fingerprint sensor, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz)|
|Price||799 yuan||1098 yuan|
The Meizu V8 comes in Black and White colors and priced at 799 yuan (₹ 8,460 approx). The Meizu V8 Pro comes in Black and Gold colors. It is priced at 1098 yuan (₹ 11,620 approx). Pre-orders for both the smartphones have started and will go on sale in China from September 26th.