Gionee has launched the company’s latest smartphone in the S series – Gionee Elife S7 in India at a price tag of Rs. 24,999. It comes in White, Black & Blue colours. It is 5.5mm thick and has magnesium alloy frame.
Commenting on the launch, William Lu, President of Gionee, said:
“We believe ELIFE S7 will evolve the future of slim smartphones to the next level which will pack a perfect mix of looks and exceptional performance. Putting in effort to make slimmer phones and compromising on performance will eventually be futile. We are focusing on bringing a new dimension of user experience and offer more features to the consumers.”
Arvind R. Vohra, Country CEO & MD – Gionee India said
“The ELIFE S5.5 & S5.1 witnessed huge acceptance amongst Indian consumers and we are certain that the S7 will create its own benchmark. Gionee has been setting high standards in various aspects and believes in giving the consumers better than the best. Having sold over 4 million devices in India our smartphones are a manifest of our in-depth R&D, design expertise and manufacturing ability. 2015 Gionee will be expanding its India wing to imitate the manufacturing here in India and we believe this will add a sensational dimension to our profile.”
On the specifications front, it features 5.2-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. At the back, there is also Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection and it is powered by 1.7GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6752 64-bit processor which is paired with 2GB of RAM. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with Amigo 3.0 UI on top and has 16GB in-built memory.
On the imaging front, it features 13-megapixel rear-camera with LED flash and 8-megapixel front-facing camera with wide-angle lens for selfie & video-calling.
It has dual-SIM support and on connectivity front it features it has 4G LTE/3G, Wi-FI 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG and GPS. It has support for 24-bit 192 kHz Hi-Fi quality audio codec.
It has dimensions of 139.8 x 67.4 x 5.5 mm and weighs 126 grams.
It packs 2750mAh battery and according to company claims it lasts for a whole day. The hardware and software performance lower the battery consumption.