In few years Gionee has gained firm hold in the market and why not it will hold market, as it has produced some remarkable smartphones to the market. At MWC 2014 Gionee surprised the world again with its new flagship Gionee Elife S5.5 which is said to be a slimmest phone in the market with impressive body design and built up. Gionee possess all the features which is present in phone released by market leaders like Samsung, HTC and Sony. Gionee Elife S5.5 will be launched as mediocre phone and lets explore what Gionee has new to give it to their users.
Concept and Display
If we talk about the design concept of the new Gionne phone then we come to know that body of the phone have metal finish and the sides of the phone is given with magnesium alloy strips all around which gives phone a premium look. New phone from Gionee is said to be the slimmest because it has 5.5mm thin metal body. Phone supports 2G and 3G networks but absence of 4G network is major drawback in the phone. Display of the phone is a 5-inch display full HD resolution 1920×1080 pixels packed with 441 ppi just like of Samsung S4 and Sony Xperia Z. Gionee has used AMOLED display for its smartphone so you can imagine the display clarity of this flagship. Phone is placed in mid-range phone but the display feature matches with high-end phones.
If we talk about the hardware configuration of the phone then it is powered with MediaTEk MT6592 chipset and on this chipset it is configured with 1.7 GHz Octa-core processor and 2GB RAM which will be responsible for super performance. Multi processing and multitasking is just a matter of time, just start the process and you will desired result every time. Gionee has experimented Octa-core processor for its flagship for the first time and this eight-core processor is doing well.
Camera introduced in this flagship is 13MP sensor which has ability to capture images at 4160×3120 pixels. Camera has features like Geo-tagging, face detection but posses very limited features. 13MP Camera can shoot videos at 1080p resolution. Phone also has 5MP camera at front which will be useful to make video call and video chat easily. To store your memories you are provided with good internal memory of 16GB and further it is expandable with the help of memory slot.
Phone is running on 4.2.2 Jelly Bean which is outdated version but later on it can be updated. UI of the phone is using Amigo 2.0 OS which provides smooth and attractive touch interface. Phone is packed with 2300 mAh battery which should be been much better. 5.5-inch display with heavy power inside hood will consume more power. Average user will love this phone because this phone is just phone filled with surprises. Users expecting more will not enjoy more because of less battery life. Overall the phone is perfect as mid-level phone segment.