Gionee’s latest smartphone Gionee Elife S7 will be launched in the Indian Market in April 1st Week and is expected to be priced close to Rs. 24,000 ($ 390). The smartphone is premium looking and packs top end smartphone features. Gionee’s new Elife S7 measures only 5.5 mm in thickness and uses a toughened aluminum magnesium alloy frame which makes it sturdy. The smartphone has Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
The design is quite similar to the older models like Gionee Elife S 5.1 however Gionee has increased the thickness in this smartphone to 5.5 mm. The bezels still are quite thin and smartphone weighs only 126 grams which makes it easy to hold and use. Display
The smartphone has 1080p display with 1920*1080 resolution and has a 5.2 inch screen. The PPI on the smartphone is incredible 424 PPI. The screen is AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 16M colors.
The front and the back of the device are both protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass 3.
The Gionee Elife S7 is powered by the latest processor from Mediatek 6752 which is an Octa core 64 Bit processor. The Octa-core processor is clocked at 1.7 GHz and based in new architecture to support 64 Bit Operating Systems. The Smartphone also has the essential 2 GB RAM to support the processor for multi-tasking. The GPU is 700 MHz ARM Mali-T760MP2 GPU and the processor was able to score of about 35,000.
The Antutu Score can vary for different smartphones. It is equivalent or better to a snapdragon 800 score in the Antutu benchmarks. The gaming performance is expected to be good on the new Gionee Elife S7.
Storage and OS
The Gionee Elife S7 has 16 GB of storage and there is no option to increase the storage by means of a microSD card.
The smartphone runs on the latest version of Android the Lollipop 5.0 with Amigo OS on top of the stock Android.
Gionee has always been generous in Camera department and offers good camera quality. The smartphone has 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash with 4128 x 3096 pixels quick autofocus. The camera quality is good and autofocus works speedily on the Gionee Elife S7. The front camera also has been bumped up to 8 MP with LED flash so you can click amazing selfies.
The Gionee Elife S7 has adequate battery life with the Non-removable Li-Ion 2750 mAh battery. The mediatek 6752 is also expected to be quite energy efficient compared to the older generations.
The smartphone also has a 3.5 mm jack for listening to audio and offers Dolby Sound. It will be interesting to see the pricing for the Gionee Elife S7 in India once it is launched in the first week of April.
Gionee Elife S7 looks great with all the specs and features it packs, the processor is good, 13 Mp & 8 MP camera , 2 GB RAM and 1080p display with adequate battery size. It is a complete package the only low point is the 16 GB storage which is also sufficient for most users. We will update more once it hits the shelves.