Xiaomi and Realme are the ones with a firm hold over the Rs.10,000 devices and now they are competing in the entry level devices too. But, coming to the base segment Jio is the one ruling the kingdom. So, Meizu has come up with its device C9 to compete in that price segment. The company after a long time came back to the Indian market with its device Meizu C9 at the price tag of Rs. 4,999. Though it is far away from the high-end features of Meizu 16th, but still it is a good choice as the first smartphone.
Let’s review the Meizu C9 device below:
Design and Display
What can you expect from the device’s design when it is coming in the base range? Still, at this range, you will get an all-plastic build which is neither too basic nor damn classy. Moreover, you get a removable back panel to separate the 3,000mAh battery. Under the back, there is a space for two SIM slots and a microSD card. You can choose to buy this devise with Amazon Promo Code to get best prices.
At the bottom, there is a micro-USB port and a 3.5mm jack. The right side has the volume and power buttons.
Coming to the display, Meizu C9 offers a 13.84 centimeters (5.45 inch) HD+ display with 1440×720 pixels. The display has 295 PPI pixel density and 18:9 aspect ratio. There are thick bezels around the screen, especially the top and bottom ones. Overall, it is a well designed and comes with good display quality too. Unfortunately, for the notch fans, there is no notch for you and no fingerprint sensor too.
Under the hood, Meizu C9 offers the new Unisoc SC983E. The Chinese manufacturer hasn’t opted for Qualcomm and MediaTek and has gone for a new Unisoc processor. Powered by 1.3GHz quad-core processor, the device offers 2GB RAM and 16GB of onboard storage which can be expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card.
The device comes with a way basic chipset which doesn’t perform even up to the expectations you can have from an absolutely basic level device. Although, gaming in this device won’t disappoint you.
Camera and battery life
Coming to the camera, Meizu C9 gets a single rear camera setup of 13MP with f/2.2 aperture. On the front, the device offers an 8MP camera. The cameras do decent jobs in their department in good lighting but fail to impress in low lighting conditions.
Meizu C9 packs a 3,000mAh battery which is very decent as the device uses the energy-efficient hardware. The device can give you a typical day easily on a single charge. The users will get a 5W charger which will take two or three hours to charge the device fully.
The device runs Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box which makes this device stock Android. The connectivity options and sensors include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Micro-USB, Dual-SIM, 3G and 4G, Face unlock, Compass/ Magnetometer, Accelerometer, and Ambient light sensor. Moreover, Meizu C9’s box is bundled with Power Adapter, USB Cable and Warranty Certificate. Also explore some other best gadgets available to buy with Flipkart Coupons Today online.
There isn’t you can expect from the base level phones but if this device offers the basics right, you can grab them. Meizu C9 is one of them which has done its homework right with clean software, massive battery life and face unlock only at Rs. 4,999. Though you might find it disappointing when it comes to performance, still it does the business right on the basic level. Long put short, you can grab this device if you want a basic level phone. But, if you can increase your budget a little bit- just go for Xiaomi Redmi 6A or Realme C1.