Gionee has launched its latest smartphone named the S8 at MWC 2016 held at Barcelona, Spain. It is priced at Euro 449 that converts to US$ 494 or Rs. 33,890 approximately. The phone comes in Gold, Rose Gold and Grey color options and will go on sale by end of March 2016.
Gionee S8 Specifications
The phone hosts Hybrid Dual SIM Slots (Micro + Nano / MicroSD), supports 4G-LTE / 3G HSPA+ networks and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with Amigo OS 3.2 (Amigo OS 4.0 coming in June).
The Gionee S8 Specs include 5.5-inch AMOLED Display that comes with 2.5D Arc Glass and has 3D touch. It has 1920 x 1080 pixels full HD resolution and sports Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection for scratch resistance.
The mobile has uni-body full metal design and comes with world’s first invisible antenna design in full loop around edges of which company holds patent for. It has DTS audio for optimum audio experience and comes with Finger print sensor embedded on home button. The sensor has 0.1 second of response time and takes 0.38 seconds for finger print identification.
Under the hood is 1.95GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755 Processor with Mali-T860 GPU. It is backed by 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, further expandable up to 128GB using MicrSD card.
The Gionee S8 Features 16MP primary camera on the back with F/1.8 Aperture, RWB Technology, 6p Lenses, PDAF, Laser AF and comes with LED Flash as well. On the front is a secondary 8MP selfie shooter as well.
The hardware is backed by 3000 mAh battery and supports fast charging. Connectivity options include 4G-LTE with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.1, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS, 3.5mm Audio jack etc.