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Meizu MX4

alaTest has collected and analyzed 145 reviews of Meizu MX4. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the portability and usability. The design and screen are also appreciated. Many are less positive about the apps and reliability.

performance, screen, design, usability, portability

camera, battery, reliability, apps

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Meizu MX4 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Meizu MX4

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Meizu MX4 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.ca.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: MEIZU MX4 5.4” 4G Unlocked Smartphone 2GB/16GB MTK6595 Gorilla Glass 1920 x 1152 Pixels Screen Flyme 4.0 20.7MP Camera (Grey)MEIZU MX4 5.4” 4G Unlocked Smartphone 2GB/16GB MTK6595 Gorilla Glass 1920 x 1152 Pixels Screen Flyme 4.0 20.7MP Camera (Grey)

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Andy Boxall (digitaltrends.com)

Meizu MX4 review

 

The OS is quirky, the hardware gorgeous, and the camera takes super pictures. However, the limited app store attached to Ubuntu Mobile could make the MX4 frustrating to live with every day.

Aug, 2015

Expert review by: GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Meizu MX4 review: Alternadroid

 

While Xiaomi's busy conquering the world with hardly leaving China, and the likes of Oppo and Huawei think globally, as they act locally, Meizu is somewhere in between. Some three years now and several generations of supercharged smartphones to match...

5.36" 1152 x 1920px IPS LCD display of 418ppi ; Heavily customized Flyme OS 4 on top of Android 4.4.2 ; Octa-core MediaTek MT6595 chipset, quad-core 2.2GHz Cortex-A17 & quad-core 1.7GHz Cortex-A7, 2GB of RAM ; 20.7 MP Sony sensor camera with two-tone...

Hard to find outside Asia ; No microSD card slot ; 64GB option hard to find ; Lower resolution front facing camera compared to some rivals

The Meizu MX4 makes a great first impression and has no trouble keeping it up. Its credentials are solid and there's little to really gripe about. The bezel-less display is impressive, the camera is very good, the build has improved over previous...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by: Aloysius Low (cnet.com)

Meizu MX4 review: Meizu's beautiful hardware is marred by buggy software

 

Unlike more established Chinese brands such as Xiaomi or OnePlus , you've probably never heard of Meizu. The Beijing-based company has been building smartphones for a while now, and the MX4 is the company's fourth device -- and quite a stand-out it it...

The Meizu MX4 has a beautiful design and interface, and an unusual 5:3 display. It also has 4G LTE support for most regions.

The bug-ridden operating system leaves much to be desired, and its poor camera performance and battery life are disappointing.

The Meizu MX4 may have the looks to stand toe-to-toe with the flagships -- as long as you like its squarish shape -- but its buggy software and poor performance mean you should steer clear for now.

Oct, 2014

Expert review by: (cnet.com)

Meizu MX4 ( white)

 

Inside, however, the story is more troubling. Battery life and camera quality are disappointing and operating system is riddled with bugs. Also, while the MX4 comes with 4G LTE connectivity, it isn't compatible with networks in the US. It should,...

The Meizu MX4 has a beautiful design and interface, and an unusual 5:3 display. It also has 4G LTE support for most regions.

The bug-ridden operating system leaves much to be desired, and its poor camera performance and battery life are disappointing.

The Meizu MX4 may have the looks to stand toe-to-toe with the flagships -- as long as you like its squarish shape -- but its buggy software and poor performance mean you should steer clear for now.

Oct, 2014

Expert review by: Chris P. (phonearena.com)

Meizu MX4 Review

 

The Meizu MX4 deserves its title of a flagship, featuring a metal body, packed with some of the latest hardware available on the market, including a large, 5.4-inch display, a speedy processor, and 20-megapixel camera...

Very sturdy and ergonomic design ; Bright display – great for use outdoors ; Low minimum brightness means comfortable viewing in your bed ; Snappy overall performance ; The 21MP camera is a great performer ; Great battery life

Limited availability outside of Meizu's online store; warranty-related repairs are carried out in Hong Kong ; The design of the rear is a bit stale ; The display is colder than optimal and gamma is sub-par ; The otherwise attractive interface has a few...

So there you have it – a worthy flagship device that can be had for the price of a much inferior upper-mid range phone from a brand like Sony, LG, or Samsung. That said, do keep in mind that the phone ships from Hong Kong, and all warranty-related...

Oct, 2014

Expert review by: Brian Barbosa (androidauthority.com)

Meizu MX4 review

 

Wondering how Meizu's latest holds up against the competition? Find out this, and more, in our comprehensive review of the Meizu MX4!

Attractive, premium design without breaking the bank ; Feels rather good in your hands ; Excellent display

Design is a bit slippery ; lag and hiccups abound especially on intense games and apps ; lots of bugs and stability issues with the phone’s software ; camera’s image quality is inconsistent

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Matt Hanson (techradar.com)

Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition review

 

Is this stylish Ubuntu phone ready for prime time? Not yet.

Nice design ; Good build quality ; Powerful specs ; Ubuntu Phone is different

Ubuntu Phone still buggy ; Lack of apps ; Apple inspired design, but still not Apple ; No MicroSD card

Ubuntu Phone has plenty of potential, but at the moment most people will be frustrated with the limitations and instability of the software. Cristian Parrino, Vice President, Mobile and Online Services at Canonical, told me that they aim to make Ubuntu...

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Michael Sawh (trustedreviews.com)

Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition

 

After failing to raise the funds to launch its own Ubuntu phone on Indiegogo, Canonical delivered its Linux-based Ubuntu OS via the BQ Aquarius E4.5 handset earlier this year. But it had a big problem – the app selection was rubbish.

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Aloysius Low (cnet.com.au)

Meizu's beautiful MX4 shows promise, but is let down by buggy software (review)

 

Unlike more established Chinese brands such as Xiaomi or OnePlus, you've probably never heard of Meizu. The Beijing-based company has been building smartphones for a while now, and the MX4 is the company's fourth device -- and quite a stand-out it it...

The Meizu MX4 has a beautiful design and interface, and an unusual 5:3 display. It also has 4G LTE support for most regions

The bug-ridden operating system leaves much to be desired, and its poor camera performance and battery life are disappointing

The Meizu MX4 may have the looks to stand toe-to-toe with the flagships -- as long as you like its squarish shape -- but its buggy software and poor performance mean you should steer clear for now.

Oct, 2014

Expert review by: James Archer (theinquirer.net)

Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition review

 

A good handset with a great screen and neat Scopes feature

Good hardware for the price, large, sharp screen, Scopes are a neat idea

Ubuntu Touch lacks essential apps, disappointing camera

As a handset, the MX4 Ubuntu Edition is the kind of bargain not seen since the OnePlus One. What other sub-£250 phone can offer an octa-core processor, decent 20.7MP camera, well over 24 hours of battery life and better performance in JavaScript...

Aug, 2015
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Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):2
Rear camera resolution (numeric):20.7

Navigation

GPS: Yes