New smartphones that were launched this year, as well upcoming smartphones in 2016, like the Galaxy S7, Huawei P9 etc., are running for a smaller screen around 5-Inches. A lot of OEM’s like HTC, Sony, Xiaomi are also drifting towards a smaller screen for their flagship devices, and that trend was just picked up by Meizu. We might see a new flagship from Meizu in 2016 with a 4.7-Inch Screen.
From the picture you can see that Meizu is already under the process of testing a new 4.7-Inch device, and maybe aiming for an April release in 2016. The price could be 1500-3000 Yuan ($250-$500 USD). Meizu Vice President Li Nan has confirmed the existence of the Meizu Pro 5 Mini smartphone.
Li Nan gas also stressed that a small screen flagship will be released in the first half of 2016, and will be the ‘mini’ versions of the Pro series of smartphones. The selling price range is estimated to be 2499 Yuan and the screen size is 4.7-Inches.
A previous leak predicted the specs of the Meizu mini flagship, they are : 4.7-Inch Screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080, a 16-MP Rear camera, 3-GB RAM, a full-metal body design language, finger print reader for identification and authentication, and all of this powered by a MediaTek Helio X20 with a Tri-Cluster Deca-Core SOC clocked in at 1.4-GHz.