MWC 2017: Gionee Announced Its Latest Flagship Gionee A1 & Gionee A1 plus
Gionee has announced its new lineup of A series smartphones at the 2017 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. With a focus on front camera for selfies, Gionee A1 and A1 Plus feature 16MP and 20MP front camera respectively. The smartphones runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, and pack 4GB RAM. Gionee A1 and A1 Plus will be available for 349 euro (115,685 Nigerian Naira approx) and 499 euro (165,406 Nigeria Naira approx) respectively.
In terms of specifications, the Gionee A1 Smartphone runs on Amigo OS based on Android 7.0 Nougat Operating System with Dual SIM support and it features 5.5-inch Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display with resolution of 1920× 1080 pixels.
The Gionee A1 Smartphone houses a 16MP front camera with fixed-focus, f/2.0 aperture and flash. The rear camera is 13MP with auto focus and f/2.0 aperture and flash. It is backed by a 4010 mAh battery. The smartphone features a 3.3mm audio jack and Waves max audio sound technology. It measures 54.5 x 76.5 x 8.5mm and weighs 182 grams.
Gionee A1 is powered by 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 Processor with Mali T860 GPU. The device has 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage and external storage expandable up to 128GB through a MicroSD card.
For connectivity, Gionee A1 Smartphone includes 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac/a/b/g/n, and 3.5mm audio jack. The device supports fingerprint sensor supports.
Gionee A1 Plus gets a 6-inch FHD in-cell display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. The dual SIM smartphone runs MediaTek Helio P25 processor coupled with 64GB ROM (expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card).
There’s 20MP front camera with fixed-focus, f/2.0 aperture and flash. Gionee A1 Plus has a dual 13MP+5MP rear camera setup with auto focus, f/2.0 aperture and flash. It is backed by a 4550 mAh battery. The smartphone features a 3.3mm audio jack and Waves Max Audio sound technology. It meausres 166.4 x 83.3 x 9.1mm and weighs 226 grams.
The Gionee A1 Smartphone is backed by 4010mAh battery with fast charging while the A1 Plus’ battery comes in at 4,550 mAh. That’s significantly more than the circa 3,000 mAh battery of recent Android flagships