If you love Ubuntu then you might know about Ubuntu Edge which campaign never reach to the goal in 2013. I was quite thrilled to get that Ubuntu edge phone but end up with Nexus 4, so I could run latest Ubuntu Touch development. Canonical is partnered with Meizu a long ago and they are about to launch a new mobile "Meizu PRO 5" Ubuntu Edition. It will be the most powerful and rich-feature Ubuntu smartphone, I will take about specs in a bit. As you know Ubuntu recently announced it's first tablet which is made by Spanish company BQ.
Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu, jointly with Canonical, announces the launch of the Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu Edition in Europe and China. This is the fifth Ubuntu device launched by Canonical and its partners in the last twelve months and the most sophisticated and feature-rich Ubuntu phone in the market. The Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu Edition will be available for pre-order during MWC across Europe and China on Meizu’s website.
Convergence features include:
- Effortless multitasking and window management;
- Full range of desktop applications and thin client support for mobility and productivity;
- Integrated services with desktop notifications;
- Ability to manage applications and easily organise favoured ones for fast access;
- Simple file browsing, file and folder creation and management;
- Responsive applications developed for both touch and point/click input and which re-shape to whichever UI is being displayed;
- Comprehensive system control and access to the underlying OS if required;
- Single application store with a range of compatible third party services;
- Communication from the desktop interface using the phone’s telephony and messaging applications;
- All the security, updates, and reliability features appreciated by Ubuntu users worldwide.
Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu Edition Specs
Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu Edition Pictures Gallery
Do you have any plan to buy this powerful Ubuntu device?