Should there be an international award for Cheekiest Man of the Year, it'd have to go to Meizu's
shameless Jack Wong
. Shortly after Apple's keynote last week, the CEO of KIRFdom
seized the opportunity to cry foul on the new iPod touch
, claiming it "looks a bit like" his forthcoming M9II Android
phone, as pictured above. Wait, M9II?
Turns out even though the M9
has yet to materialize in early October, Mr. Wong already has an enhanced model to be brought forth by his faithful unicorns. Assuming both M9 series devices will carry the same Meizu-fied Android 2.2 software, the only known differences on the M9II include a larger 4-inch display (as opposed to 3.5 inches at 960 x 640), the additional front-facing camera plus flash for the rear camera, and a Cortex-A9
CPU. To play devil's advocate, we'd actually suggest Wong skip the M9 for this lovely dream phone, but we're probably too late -- check out his snazzy prototype M9 after the break.