Over the past couple of months, China has been pumping out a number of smartwatches. Likewise, Meizu has introduced their new smartwatch which is called Meizu Mix, which is now listed on a Chinese crowdsourcing site, Taobao. Meizu has also launched the Meizu Light smartwatch on Taobao.
Meizu Mix looks somewhat like Fossil Watches and is available with 42mm casing. It comes with denim, leather and steel bands in black or silver stainless steel. It offers features like accelerometer, gyroscope and Bluetooth 4.0 for pairing with your smartphone. The Mix is also waterproof up to 30 meters and is backed by a 270mAh battery. At the moment in the watch is expected to come out in September or October with the leather version priced at 1,299 Yuan ($196), steel for 1,499 Yuan ($226), and denim version priced at 999 Yuan ($150). Presently it’s unclear if the Mix will ship outside of China.
Meizu Light Smartwatch is a stylish new device that sports some unique qualities, unlike other smartwatches that are pretty much limited. The watch comes in 5 varieties to match different activities. There one with leather strap (made of Italian leather) that comes in black and brown color options, and there’s one with chain-strap that comes in two color options, black, and silver. The nylon strap one comes in blue and white color. Meizu released a couple of pictures that we are sharing below:
Meizu Light Specs:
Speaking of specification and connectivity, the Meizu Light Smartwatch will be 12 mm thick and comes with 42 mm diameter dial. The watch’s surface is protected by sapphire glass and features a 316L solid steel band and frame. As for connectivity, the smartwatch features Bluetooth 4.0 (which makes pairing with smartphones pretty easy), a three-axis gyroscope, an accelerometer (for measuring steps), magnetic sensor. 270mAh built-in battery completes the package. The watch is water resistant up to 99 ft/30 meters (3 ATM).
Meizu Light Price:
The prices of the watch vary according to their straps. The nylon strap one costs 999 Yuan ($150), while the version with the leather strap costs 1299 Yuan ($196). Ultimately the one with the chain strap costs 1499 Yuan ($226). You’ll be saving yourself some cash if you buy from the Taobao’s crowdfunding page as the price will go higher if you wait to get it from some other place.