Gionee is all set to launch Gionee A1 in India today at an event scheduled in New Delhi from 12 PM IST. Gionee A1 was earlier launched at Mobile World Congress 2017, Barcelona last month along side Gionee A1 Plus. Gionee A1 India launch event would be live streamed on company’s official Facebook page and the same can also been watched at the bottom of this post.
Gionee announced both A1 and A1 Plus, priced at EUR 349 and EUR 499. Corresponding to the global retail prices, Gionee A1 is expected to be priced around Rs 24,999 in India. Both Gionee A1 and Gionee A1 Plus are company’s offering from its latest Gionee A series, battery life drive and improved selfie camera quality.
To recall, Gionee A1 sports a 5 inch Full HD AMOLED display and is powered by 2.0 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 SoC, coupled with Mali T860 GPU. It has 4GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via micro SD. The device runs on Android Nougat 7.0 based company’s own Amigo OS skin on top. The dual-SIM enabled smartphone also has a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel.
In terms of optics, Gionee A1 has a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Phase Detection Auto Focus and shoot 1080p videos at 30 frames per second. On the front, it has a 16 megapixel camera for selfies with f/2.0 aperture. Connectivity suite on Gionee A1 offers 4G, VoLTE, WiFi b/g/n/, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS, AGPS and micro USB 2.o.
It packs a 4010mAh battery with 18W ‘ultrafast charging’ technology that charges the batteries up to 100 percent in 2 hours, claims the company. Gionee A1 comes in three color variants – Balck, Grey and Gold. The handset measures 154.5 x 76.5 x 8.5mm and weighs 182 grams.
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