Meizu, a Chinese smartphone maker, announced that a stable version of the Flyme 9 mobile operating system will be released for the Meizu 17 series smartphones on May 6.
In addition, the company has started internal beta registrations of Flyme 9 for the Meizu 16s Pro, 16s, 16th Plus, 16th, 16T, and 16X models. Flyme 8 beta users will be automatically connected to them, and new members will be able to go to the “System update” section in the application and register.
The latest version of Flyme 9, announced last month, contains several improvements and new features. Since this is a major update, it includes significant changes in design, privacy, functionality, performance, and other aspects.
Desktop icons are now in square rectangles with beveled edges, nice color schemes have been added that blend well with the background. Notification and Control Centers have been redesigned to display side-by-side in horizontal screen orientation. The company also visually simplified the fingerprint icon and app interface by removing decorative elements and retaining only the necessary elements.
There are some interesting screensavers and wallpapers as well as new themes. Live wallpapers support dark and light color modes and can be transformed at different levels. Dynamic effects are also built into the interface, including fingerprint unlocking, face recognition, screen rotation, gestures, and more.