Monday, 9 May 2016

Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition available in US for $370

Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition

If you have always wanted a Ubuntu Phone in your hand, now is the right time. Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition is now available to buy in US and almost all other countries for $370. Running on Ubuntu OTA 10 OS, Meizu Pro 5 is one of the high end smartphone in specifications and is shipped by Chinese retailer JD.com. 

Canonical has one entry level smartphone launched earlier named Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition but the Pro 5 has an overwhelming specifications and features in comparison. Powered by Exynos 7420 that runs the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Note 5 coupled with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB internal storage, it features a 5.7 inch screen with a 1080 p display. Also, the Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition sports a 21 mega pixel primary and 5 mega pixel secondary camera. 

For the complete specifications, read here : Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition Specification

Meizu Pro 5 had been announced almost 2 months ago in MWC and is now available to buy for worldwide user. 

For Russian enthusiast, you can get the handset from here.

For other part of the world, buy it from here.

Earlier, BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition was launched and supports convergence

I am from India and I was able to find the shipping to India. The cost was same, $370 and delivery is confirmed in 3-4 days after the phone ships out which should be in 15 days. The shipping was free which is indeed a relief. 

Clearly, Ubuntu touch is yet not ready for the common people and Ubuntu Enthusiasts all over the world are the ones waiting and looking for this phone. It's time to get one, finally. 

Are you wishing to buy one? Why/why not? Tell us in the comments. 

1 comment:

  1. you may be able to buy this in the US But it will be an expensive camera. cellular freqs are not us compatible

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