Rumour: Meizu is now an official partner of Mediatek?

Since Meizu started their Android phone range they have stuck to premium products running Samsung processors, but a recent rumour suggests an entry-level Mediatek model will be launched early next year!

The current Meizu MX3 is an octa-core Samsung Exynos powered phone which costs 2500 Yuan for the base model, but from as early as next year Meizu fans might have another 8-core option with a lower price tag. Rumours that Meizu would launch a low-cost smartphone are nothing new, but details that they have become an official partner with Mediatek are!

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According to sources Meizu are now authorised to use Mediatek chipsets in their smartphones, this has led many to believe that the rumoured entry-level Meizu will ship with the latest 8-core MT6592 chipset!

Meizu have yet to comment on the rumours. What are your opinions on a possible entry-level Mediatek powered Meizu phone?

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