This year, we have seen many Chinese smartphone brands launching flagship smartphones with top notch specifications and then we have Gionee, who’s flagship smartphones are powered by Helio P10 SoC. Along with the regular bar-shaped smartphones, Gionee also launches the premium clamshell smartphones exclusively in China. Earlier this the company has launched the Gionee W909 clamshell phone which also uses the Helio P10 SoC. It has dual displays with HD resolution on front and back of the device. On the rear, it has a faux leather finish and includes 16MP camera and fingerprint sensor.
Now, the leaked images of an unknown Gionee smartphone is leaked in images on the Chinese social networking site, Weibo. It has a flat display with a curved glass on the top. The recently launched Vivo XPlay 6 and Xiaomi Mi Note 2 also came with the similar curved display glass. The design also looks totally different from its earlier devices. It has a textured gold frame on the top and bottom edges of the front and back fo the device. On the front, there is also a physical home button that might also include a fingerprint sensor. From the image, we can also confirm that the device includes 6GB of RAM, making it the first Gionee smartphone to feature 6GB RAM.
On the back, it has a leather finish with curved edges that gives a nice grip to hold on. We can find the new Gionee logo with dual camera setup and dual tone LED flash on the rear. The power button and the volume rocker are placed on the right edge of the device. Somehow the company has fitted the Antenna bands on the metal frame on the top and bottom rear of the device. Apart from these two images, there are is no other information available about this upcoming Gionee smartphone. Last week, the company has officially launched its first dual camera smartphone, Gionee S9 in China. Talking about the specifications, it sports a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) display.
Without any surprises, the device is powered by the Helio P10 octa-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz. It includes 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. There is also a MicroSD card slot for storage expansion. The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box with in-house Amigo 3.5 OS. It sports a 13MP and 5MP cameras on front and back of the device. The 3,000mAh non-removable battery can give at least a day of battery life. The device supports dual apps where the user can clone the apps like WeChat to use two different accounts on a single device.
In India, the Gionee S6 Pro is the latest smartphone that was launched by the company. Gionee also launched a VR headset priced at Rs. 2,499. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie camera with LED flash. The Gionee S6 Pro is priced at Rs. 23,999 and competes with the other popular selfie-focused smartphones OPPO F1s and Vivo V5. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more updates!