Key specs

  • OS- Android 7.0 Nougat
  • CPU- octa-core MediaTek Helio P25
  • GPU- MAli T720
  • Display- 6 inch
  • RAM- 4 GB
  • ROM- 64 GB
  • Rear Camera- 13 MP+5 MP
  • Front Camera- 20 MP
  • Battery- 4550mAh
  • Price- Rs 26,999

After launching the Gionee A1 earlier this year, today the Chinese manufacturer of handsets Gionee has launched a new selfie focussed smartphone under it A series, which has been named as the ‘Gionee A1 Plus’.

Commenting on the launch, Alok Shrivastava, Director – Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India stated that the A Series is rooted to the growing demand of high quality smartphone photography experience. Keeping up with the rising trend the A1 Plus exhibits excellent camera quality with flawless dual rear camera and exquisite design tradition that will earn accolades for Gionee flagship series. He also said they are confident that their attention to detail with impressive specs, powerful battery and advanced features will deliver the best user experience possible.

Briefing the specs, the Gionee A1 Plus offers a 6 inches full HD IPS display with the resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and comes protected by a 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 on top. Under the hood, it comes powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor clocked at 2.6GHz. In terms of memory, it gets the storage capacity of 4 GB of RAM along with 64 GB of onboard storage, further expandable up to 256 GB via using a microSD card slot. Software wise, the phone comes running on Android 7.0 Nougat wrapped under Amigo 4 OS and draws power from a massive 4550mAh battery. Coming to the highlighted feature, the A1 Plus boasts a 20 MP front facing shooter with an f/2.0 aperture, 1/2.8-inch sensor, and selfie flash, while on back, it touts twin cameras including one 13 MP autofocus 1/3.06-inch sensor with an f/2.0 aperture and another 5 MP fixed focus sensor bundled with an f/2.2 aperture, and an LED flash. connectivity options on the device includes hybrid dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, Micro-USB with OTG support, and a 3.5mm audio jack and sensors on the phone are accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.

For pricing and availability, the Gionee A1 Plus has been priced at Rs 26,999 and will be available via major retail stores around the country in Mocha Gold and Black colour variants starting from July 26th.