Meizu M3 Note VS. Meizu M5 note: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Meizu M3 Note VS. Meizu M5 note. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.1
Cost-effectiveness
7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.2
5.4
Performance & Hardware
4.8
5.5
Camera
5.6
4.8
Connectivity
5.4
5.2
Battery
7.2
7

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Meilan Note 5, Blue Charm Note 5

Release Date

Release date
April 2016, 3 years ago
December 2016, 2 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
75.5 mm
153.6 mm
8.2 mm
75.8 mm
153.6 mm
8.1 mm
Weight
163 g
175 g
Usable surface
72 %
71 %
Materials
Metal, Plastic
Metal
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gold

Gray

White
Blue

Gold

Gray

Silver

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
5.5"
Type
LCD IPS LTPS
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
401 Pixels per inch
401 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Dragontrail glass
  • GFF full lamination
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • Capacitive
  • GFF full lamination
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Meizu M3 Note
Print 3D Model
Meizu M5 note
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755) 1.8GHz
MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755) 1.8GHz
CPU
4x1.8Ghz ARM Cortex-A53+ 4x1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
4x1.8Ghz ARM Cortex-A53+ 4x1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.8 GHz
1.8 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Arm Mali-T860 MP2
Arm Mali-T860 MP2

RAM

RAM
2 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
44.365 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 53% of devices
48.000
Overall performance better than 57% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
16 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Compass
  • Gravity
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
13 Mpx
Pixel size
1.144 µm
--
Sensor
Omnivision OV13853
Unknown Unknown
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.0
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Manual focus
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.453 W/Kg on head
0.893 W/Kg on body
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American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

0.417 W/Kg on head
0.893 W/Kg on body
--

Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
4100 mAh
4000 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Ion
Others
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
FlyMe 5.0 (Android 5.1 Lollipop)
FlyMe 6.0 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)

Prices

Prices

Prices