Popular Chinese manufacturer Meizu has announced its first smartphone of 2017: The Meizu M5s. If the call sounds acquainted, that’s because Meizu introduced the M5 in October this year, making the M5s a slightly — and we absolutely do mean slightly — up to date version of that phone. One feature in specially makes this a more ideal version for potential international buyers, however.

Meizu M5s Smartphone Design

Meizu M5s is a beautifully designed mid-range smartphone that measures 72.5 x 148.2 x 8.4mm and weighs 143g. The handset sports an elegant and stylish appearance design defined by its integrated three-piece metallic body built by advanced CNC fabrication. Meanwhile, four color options allow it to meet different aesthetic tastes.

Meizu M5s Smartphone Features

The smartphone is powered by MT6753 ARM cortex-A53 64-bit 1.3GHz octa-core processor with ARM Mail-T720 GPU and comes with 3GB LPDDR3 RAM, 16GB/32GB ROM and 128GB microSD support so it’s able to deal with various apps, games, HD video playback and smooth multi tasking

Furthermore, its 5.2-inch IPS display features 1280 x 720 pixel resolution, 282 ppi pixel density and 2.5D curved glass. Meizu M5s also features a 13MP rear autofocus camera with a built-in ISP, f/2.2 aperture, 5-element lens and a Sony PDAF image sensor, and its 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture is designed for clear video chat and selfies.

Moreover, Meizu M5s has a 3000mAh rechargeable battery, and its mCharge fast charging feature gives it 56% of battery life in 30 minutes. In addition, other specs also include mTouch fingerprint scanner, Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi.

Meizu M5s Smartphone Price

Meizu M5s will be available for ¥799 (approx US$116) in China, but there is no word on the release date and detail pricing in the US. If you are interested, jump to Meizu official site for its more details.