Flyme 5 coming soon for Meizu MX4 Pro, MX4 and M1 Notes

FlyMe OS

During the month of September, Meizu announced the arrival of the Flyme 5 OS, the new version of the company's proprietary firmware, released later on the launch of Meizu Pro 5.

The new interface, based on Android Lollipop 5.1, was subsequently made available also for Meizu MX5without any news from the development team on any other Meizu devices scheduled to be updated.

Flyme 5Today, however, Meizu announced that the Flyme 5 will arrive on other 3 devices, ie Meizu MX4 Pro, MX4 e M1 Notes, which will be updated within 7 February 2016, day in which the Spring Festival will take place, that is the end of the Chinese New Year. But for all the owners of the aforementioned smartphones who are impatient to experiment with the new features on their devices in question, from Tomorrow a Beta version will be available for download of the new Flyme, to be installed manually, as no update via OTA will be available.

But what are the new features introduced by Flyme 5? The changelog is definitely vast, so we will summarize with the main expectations. First of all we have a lower energy consumption of 11% compared to the previous Flyme 4.5; we find various modifications from the aesthetic point of view, with a look more "flat" and in line with the concept of the Material Design of Google; finally, we have the introduction and improvement of various features, such as the Multitasking, Floating Notice, Split-screen, Lock Screen, etc.

If you are curious to test the Flyme 5 Beta on your Meizu, you just have to wait until tomorrow, when the download links will be published. We of course will keep you updated on this, providing you with the link as soon as it becomes available.