Meizu 16 VS Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Which is Better? Comparison Review


Recently, Xiaomi Mi MIX 3‘s new generation flagship phone was officially released, bringing an innovative slide full screen. As a new flagship, it has undoubtedly contributed a lot. Today we continue to look at the difference between Meizu 16 and Xiaomi Mi MIX 3, look at these two Snapdragon 845 flagship machines, who is more competitive. 

First look at the difference between the basic information of configuration and price of Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 and Meizu 16, as shown in the following parameter table:

Appearance, Meizu 16 for the glass body full screen, and Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 for the ceramic body slider full-screen design, from the design concept, Xiaomi Mix 3 is relatively more scientific and technological.

Meizu 16 has a non-Liu Hai full-screen design on the front, and its forehead and chin are relatively narrow. Combined with the COF screen packaging process, the screen ratio has reached 91.18%, as shown in the following figure.

Meizu 16

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 adopts the innovative sliding cover full-screen design. Because the front camera and the earpiece are hidden in the sliding area, the front is almost all screen, the forehead is obviously Meizu 16 narrower, the screen ratio is as high as 93.4%, and the front visual effect is relatively more. It is amazing.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 3

On the back side, Meizu 16 is 3D glass, 7-layer coating process back shell, rear double-shot, Logo adopts intermediate symmetrical aesthetic design. Due to the screen fingerprint, there is no traditional fingerprint sensor on the back, which is very simple. The back of Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 is a 3D ceramic back shell. Ceramic has higher hardness and texture than glass. The material has relatively superior advantages, but it is still the traditional rear fingerprint sensor design. In today’s flagship machine, it has already had some influence. Beautiful.

In other respects, Meizu 16 has a body thickness of only 7.3mm and a weight of 152g. It is a very thin flagship machine. Thanks to the slide cover design, the Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 has a thicker body thickness of 8.46mm and a weight of 218g. It has a heavy weight on the hand.

From the appearance comparison, Meizu 16 and Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 belong to the current flagship machine with high value. Among them, Mi MIX3 boldly adopts sliding cover full-screen design, combined with ceramic back cover, full of technology, but there are some shortcomings in details. For example, it is still a traditional rear fingerprint, and the body is thick and heavy. Meizu 16 in design, although not enough to go, but all aspects of performance are very balanced, thin body, combined with screen fingerprint design, ID design can hardly find any small problems. In general, these two mobile phones have their own designs. In pursuit of fresh technology design, you can consider Mi MIX 3, like a thin body, simpler screen fingerprints, you can consider 16th.

Cameras comparison

Camera, Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is higher than Meizu 16 specifications, due to the slide screen full-screen design, equipped with a high specification front 24 million + 20 million dual camera, support AI beauty, portrait mode self-timer and so on. Meizu 16 is a front-mounted 20 million single camera, support AI fears, although the specifications are not low, relative to MIX3, it is still a little thin.

The main camera, Meizu 16 rear 12MP + 20MP dual camera combination, which is the main lens using the Sony IMX380 sensor, support for 3 times lossless zoom and laser focus, phase focus. Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 main camera is 12MP + 12MP dual camera combination for the rear, the main lens sensor is Sony IMX 363 sensor, support Dual PD speed focus, and four-axis optical image stabilization.

Here’s a quick look at the respective photo proofs:

Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 Photo Proofs Samples

From the photo proofs, Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 and Meizu 16 main camera proofs are similar in style, they are more pleasing to the eye, the naked eye is almost difficult to distinguish between good and bad, are the current domestic flagship mainstream camera level.

Performance Comparison

On the screen size, the screen size of Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is 0.39 inches larger than that of Meizu 16, and the screen looks bigger. However, all are 1080P+ resolution, and the same as the Samsung AMOLED screen, the picture quality is not much different. Therefore, the difference between the screens of the two mobile phones is mainly the screen size, and the details are mainly the screen ratio. The Mi Mix 3 is superior in the details.

Performance, Meizu 16 and Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is equipped with the same Snapdragon 845 processor, and are full of blood version, running memory is also more than 6GB, below we directly through the An Bunny running software to test the running points, As shown below.

Antutu Comparison

From the test of Antutu running, Meizu 16 An Bunny runs 289,000 points, while Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is 285,000 points, the difference is only 3000 points. The performance is at the same level. The difference in details is mainly the subtlety of system optimization. difference.

User Interface

On the system side, Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 runs the MIUI10 system, while Meizu 16 runs the Flyme 7 system. Both are based on the deep development of the Android system. They are also one of the most well-known UIs in the domestic ROM, and each has its own merits. MIUI is impressive mainly because of AI’s small love assistant. The main reason is that there are a lot of built-in advertisements. The highlight of Flyeme is that it is simple and easy to use, and it has its own advantages.

In terms of battery life, the built-in battery capacity of Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 and Meizu 16 is not large, and the battery life performance is quite satisfactory. Although the millet MIX 3 battery capacity is larger than the Meizu 16, the 16 screen is smaller (less power consumption), so the actual performance of the two phones is not much different.

In terms of charging, Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 and Meizu 16 both support fast charging, but MIX3 also supports wireless charging, while Meizu 16 does not.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Supports Wireless Charging

Features, Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 highlights are mainly slide full screen (support definition slide sound), wireless charging, NFC (support mobile phone brush bus, etc.), while Meizu 16 features highlights mainly screen fingerprint, imagine linear motor (vibration Feedback feels excellent), liquid cooling (playing games, mobile phone heating is smaller), stereo speakers (outside sound quality is good), relatively speaking, it also has its own characteristics.
Meizu 16 advantages: the price is cheap 300 (there is a low with low price version optional), screen fingerprint, light and portable, linear motor, liquid cooling; insufficient: does not support NFC, no wireless charging.

Advantages of Xiaomi Mi Mix 3: Ceramic sliding cover full screen, ceramic body, dual-camera self-timer, wireless charging; insufficient: rear fingerprint, heavy mobile phone, wireless motor, no liquid cooling.

Compared with the obvious power of Xiaomi Mi 8 against Meizu 16, the new generation of Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is undoubtedly more excellent. The slide full screen + ceramic body + AI double camera self-timer + wireless charging appears to be full of technology if the rear Fingerprints and bulky bodies are not objectionable, but they are still very attractive.

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Xiaomi Mi Mix 3

Meizu 16 has no obvious advantages but has a lower price. In addition, the thin body, screen fingerprint, linear motor, and liquid cooling are still a cost-effective 845 Dragon 845 flagship machine without shortboard. Xiaomi MIX3 also has no obvious gap, more attention to the user with detailed balance, suitable for the first choice.

Meizu 16

In general, Meizu 16 and Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 belong to two unique 骁 845 flagship machines, which are all worth buying. As for who chooses, mainly based on their own budget and preferences, they can focus on the two. Advantages and disadvantages difference needs. Xiaomi believes that Mix 3 is mainly a strong sense of science and technology, but the fuselage is biased. At present, the optional color matching is also conservative, preferring some male users, while Meizu 16 selling points are mainly balanced, simple and fresh, suitable for both men and women, you are more Who do you like?

Price Comparison

The old rules, first look at the difference between the basic information of configuration and price of Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 and Meizu 16, as shown in the following parameter table.

The old rules, first look at the difference between the basic information of configuration and price of Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 and Meizu 16, as shown in the following parameter table.

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In terms of price, the newly released Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is available in four versions, mainly in terms of memory specifications and prices. The differences are as follows:

  • 6GB+128GB version: 3299 yuan ($475.83)
  • 8GB+128GB version: 3599 yuan ($519.10)
  • 8GB+256GB version: 3999 yuan ($576.80)
  • 10GB+256GB Special edition of the Forbidden City: 4999 yuan ($721.03)


Meizu 16 is available in three versions, which are also different in memory specifications and prices. The specific differences are as follows:

  • 6G + 64GB version: 2698 yuan ($389.15)
  • 6G + 128GB version: 2998 yuan ($389.15)
  • 8G + 128GB: 3298 yuan ($475.69)

In terms of price, on the surface, the Meizu 16 low version is 600 yuan cheaper than the Xiaomi Mix 3, but if the price is the same as the 6G + 128GB version, the actual price difference is 300 yuan. Therefore, the current theoretical price difference between the two mobile phones is about 300 yuan, except that Meizu has more than 16 cheaper versions, and Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 has a richer version.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 8GB 128GB is Now avaialble on Gearbest just at $629.99 using Coupon Code: GBMPMX32 (Coupon Only For 20 units)

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is 8GB+256GB is now available on Gearbest just at $689.99 using Coupon Code: GBMPMI3X, (Coupon Only For 20 Units).

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