One of the major consistencies between all the current flagships devices of this year, is their emphasis on 'premium'. This normally comes in the form of the build quality, with the device adopting either a metal, glass or otherwise based body. Well, nowadays, it is not only the flagships which are looking to offer a more 'premium' handset. Meizu, a company who is often associated with premium built devices, have just recently announced their latest device to join their Blue Charm family, the Meizu Metal. As the name suggests, this is a metal built device which makes use of an aluminium body, along with some great specs and at a great price.
In terms of the specs, the Meizu Metal comes equipped with a 5.5-inch display which makes use of a 1920 x 1080 resolution. Inside, the Meizu Metal comes loaded with 2GB RAM and powered by a 64-bit MediaTek Helio X10 (MT6795) octa-core processor (clocking at 2.0 GHz). In terms of storage, the Metal comes equipped with 16GB as standard and does offer the option to expand thanks to the inclusion of a microSD card slot. Cameras continually prove to be an important aspect of any smartphone and the Meizu Metal is designed to offer a good camera experience thanks to the inclusion of a 13-megapixel rear camera, which is coupled with a 5-megapixel front facing camera. The Meizu Metal does comes powered by a 3,140 mAh battery, does include a fingerprint sensor and does come running on Android 5.1 (Lollipop). In terms of network compatibility, the Meizu Metal will work along with 2G (GSM) 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, 3G (WCDMA) 850/900/1900/2100 MHz and 4G (FDD-LTE) 1800/2100/2600 MHz.
If the Meizu Metal is sounding like a device that you might be interested in, then it is worth knowing that its price is one of the very best features. This device has now entered into its pre-order status and can be ordered from GearBest for only $173.89. For less than $180, for a metal clad smartphone, which comes running on Lollipop, along with fingerprint sensor and boasting a name like Meizu, this is a device worth checking out. Head through the link below to find out more about the Meizu Metal.