According to the leaked Meizu product schedule plan that made the rounds last week, the Meizu M5S is slated as the first in its lineup billed to be unveiled next month, February 2017. Ahead of the expected February launch, the M5S has appeared on Geekbench database, with a result that affirms it mid-range specs.
Before now, the Meizu M5S has gotten its 3C certification in China and had also pass through TENAA for certification. According to the TENAA listing, the M5S sports a 5.2-inch 720p display, a 1.3GHz octa-core processor, a 13MP rear camera, a 5MP selfie camera, and a 2930mAh battery. The phone was also listed to be available in up to three different RAM versions of 2GB, 3GB and 4GB, as well as three storage versions of 16GB, 32GB and 64GB respectively.
The version that ran through Geekbench is listed as having 2GB RAM onboard, which is apparently the base version. Geekbench also lists the device as packing a 1.3GHz octa-core chip identified as the MediaTek MT6753 chip. This also rhymes with the processor type listed on the leaked Meizu 2017 product plan. On the test results, the M5S could only manage a single-core test score of 572 points, and a multi-core score of 2481 points. In addition, the device is also listed as running Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.