Gionee today announced the launch of Gionee S Plus, a latest addition to its S series and priced at Rs 16,999. The smartphone is being touted as “exclusive to India” and will be going on sale in the first week of November.
The S Plus features a USB Type C and thus bringing the next-generation USB port more into the mainstream. Other notable features include face unlock, 3D vibration mode, Rumble effect and immersive touch. It will be available in choice of three colors – dark blue, white and gold.
As far as the specifications goes , Gionee S Plus features a 5.5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and is powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6753 64-bit octa-core processor paired with 3GB of RAM. Also on offer is 16GB internal storage, which can be expanded using a microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Amigo 3.1 UI layered over.
In the camera department, it is equipped with a a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, a 5-megapixel selfie camera. It also features a 3,150mAh battery, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth.
Mr. Timir Baran Acharyya, GM, Gionee India said,
“In today’s fast paced time, the consumer needs and desires are evolving and they don’t want to compromise on the looks nor the specs of the device. Hence to bridge in the gap, we have introduced the all new S Plus especially in India this Diwali to meet all the expectations that our consumers are asking for. In fact, the all new S Plus is equipped with new features like Face Unlock that would help consumers unlock there device in less than a second”.
Gionee S Plus specifications
- 5.5-inch Super AMOLED Plus display
- 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- 1.3 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6753 64-bit processor
- Mali-T720 GPU
- 3GB RAM
- 16GB internal memory, expandable memory with microSD
- Android 5.1 (Lollipop) with Amigo UI 3.1
- Dual SIM
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash
- 5MP front-facing camera
- 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB Type-C
- 3150mAh battery with fast charging