Gionee Mobiles has just announced its Gionee S11 Lite and Gionee F205 smartphones in India. The latest Gionee smartphones launched at an event in New Delhi on April 26, 2018, Thursday. These are the selfie-centric budget smartphones with FullView Displays, Face Unlock, Bokeh effect, and other useful features. Both the smartphones have been manufactured in India.
The Gionee F205 and S11 Lite run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system with Gionee’s custom skin on top. It is worth mentioning that the company haven’t shared any plans for the Android 8.0 Oreo update on these devices. To recall, both these smartphones were launched at an event held in China last year.
Coming to the pricing, the Gionee S11 Lite is offered at Rs. 13,999. It will be available in Black, Gold, and Dark Blue colour options. The handset will go on sale by the end of next month. On the other hand, the Gionee F205 is offered at Rs. 8,999 in India. It will be available for purchase in Rose, Blue, and Black colour options. The phone will be available via online as well as offline channels from Thursday, April 26.
Gionee F205: Specifications
The Gionee F205 brags a 5.45-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) display and has an aspect ratio of 18:9. The latest Gionee mobile phone runs on Android 7.1.1 OS powered by Amigo 5.0.11 which is a customised skin. It is powered by a MediaTek MT6739 processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.
When it comes to the camera, the Gionee F205 comes with an 8MP primary camera with LED flash on the rear panel and a 5MP selfie shooter at the front. It has 16GB of internal storage which can be extended up to 256GB via microSD card. The connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, Micro USB, Wi-Fi, and 3.5mm headphone jack.
Sensors onboard include an accelerometer, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, gravity sensor, and digital compass. It’s noteworthy that the phone doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor. It is powered by a 2670mAh battery.
Gionee S11 Lite: Specifications
Gionee S11 Lite features a 5.7-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The handset runs on Android 7.1.1 powered by Amigo OS 5.0.13S. Under the hood, there is a 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core chipset paired with 4GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage and external storage up to 256GB via microSD card.
For photography, the Gionee S11 Lite offers a dual camera setup at the rear that includes a 13MP primary sensor and a 2MP secondary sensor. Also, there is a 16MP selfie snapper at the front that supports Bokeh effect.
The Gionee S11 Lite supports connectivity options and sensor onboard similar to the Gionee F205. The phone is powered by a 3030mAh battery.