Meizu announces two smart home routers, starting at 99 Yuan ($16)

by Joel 2

Along with the launch of the Meizu Pro 5 flagship, the company also launched mini routers in two versions that are priced at 99 Yuan and 169 Yuan. The basic version is designed for a 2.4GHz WiFi while the more advanced pro version supports 5GHz WiFi connectivity. The home router has a sparkling white housing from a simple round design made by a double injection molding process. Purchasing the Meizu Mini router can be obtained at a discount of 69 and 119 Yuan when bought in a bundle package with a Meizu phones.

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The plug on the rear offers a 2 pin connection to be directly connected to a wall outlet. The router also includes WiFi 802.11ac features at a maximum speed of 433Mbps. Both versions of the router have concealed built-in FPC flexible antennas and connection is achieved via a dedicated Meizu application. The Mini Router is equipped with dual band high performance MT7628AN processor clocked at 2.4GHz or with MT7610E processor clocked at 5GHz.

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Overall, competent products, but it will be interesting to see if the router manages to threaten the current No.1 position of the Mi router in the smart home router segment.