Meizu MX4 running Ubuntu touch OS is now available on Meizui.com for EUR 299 (approx Rs. 21K). This Ubuntu Edition will be available in European Union only for now and online sale will be invitation based. There is no word if this handset will be made available in other regions.
Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition (UE) is 8.9mm thick and weight is 147 grams. This handset houses the MediaTek MT6595 octa core processor clocked at 2.2GHz – (Cortex A17 2.2GHz x 4 + Cortex A7 1.7GHz x 4) coupled with PowerVR G6200 GPU.
MX4 is running Ubuntu OS that focuses more on what user is doing. There are no navigation buttons, instead users can swipe across the screen to get access to features, menus etc.
The MX4 UE is loaded with 2GB LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB storage. OGS touch screen is 5.3 inches supporting 1920 x 1152 pixels resolution with corning gorilla glass 3 protection. Rear camera is of 20.7MP resolution using Sony’s premium CMOS IMX 220, 5 element lens with f/2.2 aperture and front camera is 2MP resolution using SONY IMX 208 sensor, 4 element lens with f/2.0 aperture.
Additional features are 4G TD/FDD – LTE, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi (ac/n/g/b/a), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. This handset gets power from a standard 3100 mAh battery.