Gionee has unveiled the new smartphone the Gionee S5.1 pro, successor of its slimmest smartphone S 5.1. The Gionee S 5.1 Pro can attract buyers looking at slim, sleek light weight smartphone. Gionee also recently launched the 4G LTE mobile F103 in India below 10K.
The Gionee S5.1 pro is 0.25 mm thicker compared to the older Gionee S 5.1 and come with mid range hardware specs improved processor more RAM and better camera than the S 5.1.
The smartphone weighs an incredibly low 129 grams and measures 5.35 mm in thickness.
The Gionee S 5.1 Pro features a 5 inch HD AMOLED screen with corning’s gorilla Glass 4 (two times Drop resistance compared to the Gorilla glass 3). The screen size on the Gionee S 5.1 was 4.8 inches.
The phone runs on the latest OS from Google the Android Lollipop 5.1 with Gionee’s custom UI Amigo 3.0 UI on top of it.
The UI is smooth and removes the app drawer from the stock android experience.
The processor is the 64-bit Mediatek Octa-core MT6753 clocked at 1.3 GHz with Mali T720 GPU.
The MT6753 chipset used in this phone has a world mode Modem, which means the processor can support almost all type of network modes worldwide, the Gionee S5.1 Pro support 4G LTE connectivity upto 150 MB/s.
The smartphone also have support for native 3G and 2G network along with WIFI and Bluetooth.
The Gionee S5.1 Pro has 16 GB inbuilt storage space with microSD slot and you can add 128 GB more storage. The smartphone has 2 GB of RAM, which is essential to run multiple apps and games on the device.
On the camera front, it has a 13 MP Rear camera and a solid 8 MP front camera, and it’s a good one for taking decent quality selfies with its pre build editing tools and image enhancement capabilities.
The phone packs a 2400 mAh battery which can give more than average backup, and can last full day with moderate usage.
The company has not revealed the pricing and availability of the smartphone in India yet, but it’s expected to go on sale in china this month, and expected to be priced around 1400 CNY, we can expect it to launch at Rs. 16,000 or more in the Indian market.
Key Specs of Gionee S5.1 Pro
- Display – 5-inch HD AMOLED screen with 1280*720 resolution. 312 PPI.
- Screen Protection – Corning’s Gorilla Glass 4 protection
- OS and UI – Amigo 3.0 UI on top of Android Lollipop
- Processor – 64-Bit Octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor
- Supported RAM – 2 GB RAM
- Storage – 16 GB internal storage , upto 128 GB via micro-sd card
- Connectivity – 2G/3G/4G connectivity
- Battery capacity – 2400 mAh battery
Overall a decent smartphone from Gionee, which is known to make some of the finest slip profile smartphones. Gionee S7 and S 5.5 and even the S 5.1 had good run in the market and users who look thin, sleek cool looking smartphones can opt for the new smartphone from Gionee. It may take some time for the Gionee S 5.1 Pro to get launched in the Indian market.