Gionee’s Selfie-Centric Smartphones Launched

If you’re a selfie addict and are looking out for a phone for some fabulous selfies, check out the newest smartphones launched by Gionee.

The A1 & A1 Plus smartphones were launched at the Mobile World Congress 2017. Keeping up with the latest technology and ensuring it looks smart, both the devices have a unibody metal design and run on Android 7.0 Nougat with the highly customized Amigo 4.0 user interface.

The Gionee A1 has a 5.5-inch screen and the A1 Plus has a 6-inch screen, both with full HD IPS display of 1920×1080 pixels. There is a 2.5D glass on both the devices. Both the phones come with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. The memory is expandable upto 256GB with a MicroSD card. The Gionee A1 comes with the Helio P10 octa-core processor and the A1 Plus comes with a 64-bit Helio P25 octa-core processor with 2.5GHz and Mali- T880 MP4 GPU.

The unique selling point of the devices are its front facing cameras. The A1 comes with a 16 MP front camera with a depth of field of f/1.0 and a 13 MP rear camera with a depth of field of f/2.0. The A1 Plus comes with a front camera is 20MP with a depth of field of f/2.0. Its front camera comes with a depth of field of f/2.0 and a 1/2.8-inch sensor. The A1 Plus also comes with a dual-lens rear camera with 13MP and 5MP sensors with a depth of field of f/2.0 and f/2.2 respectively. With features like these, the cameras are not only capable of capturing great images but also amazing bokeh selfies. Both devices come with front & back LED flash to capture better images in even low-light conditions.

The phones offer a 4550mAh battery and an ultrafast charging speed thus offering good battery life. It also supports 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth and a USB OTG.

The Gionee A1 is not priced too low. It will be available at EUR 349 (approximately Rs. 24,600) and the A1 Plus is priced at EUR 499 (approximately Rs. 25,200). They will be available in the market in March and April 2017 respectively.

Gionee A1

 

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Picture courtesy – phoneradar.com


by techtalks @TechTalks May 8, 2017 10:24 AM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

Lionel Gurjao

Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

Shivendra Singh

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

Q5 blackberry

Alhassan A Bukar

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Ishwar Maradi