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Gionee S6s now available in India for $267

Gionee S6s1Gionee has launched the S6s smartphone in India. It’s a mid-range device that should compete against the likes of the Redmi Note 3 and the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note in terms of specifications but not so much in terms of the price.

The S6s has a 5.5-inch 1080p display that also acts as a flash for the 8 megapixel front camera. The phone also has a MediaTek MT6753 processor, 3GB RAM, 32GB expandable storage, 13 megapixel rear camera, fingerprint sensor, VoLTE, 3150mAh battery, and Android 6.0.The Gionee S6s is priced at INR 17,999 ($267), which makes it the most expensive phone in its class. The phone will be available in Mocha Gold and Latte Gold colors across retailers and online on Amazon.

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Gionee with new upcoming S6s

Gionee S6sGionee has revealed the upcoming phone in its S series, the Gionee S6s. The phone will be announced at an event on August 22 in India.

We still don’t know much about the phone, apart from the front facing camera flash, which seems to be the highlight (excuse the pun) of the phone.

It also seems that the phone will have a metal body and a fingerprint sensor. It’s likely the phone will have specifications close to those of the Redmi Note 3 and should be priced around the same. (more…)

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Gionee M6 Mini with 4,000 mAh battery passes TENAA certification

Gionee M6 MiniLast month Gionee unveiled two new members of its M-series, which is comprised on smartphones having a huge focus on battery life. The M6 and M6 Plus do this too, the former sporting a 5,000 mAh battery, while the latter has a 6,020 mAh cell. With these two handsets, Gionee has cornered the market for 5.5″ and 6″ phones with huge batteries, but what about going smaller?

Well, it turns out that in the near future an M6 Mini will join the two in Gionee’s portfolio. It has been certified for sale in China by TENAA, the regulatory authority that’s akin to the FCC over there. And this process has, as usual, revealed some images of the smartphone. (more…)

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Gionee M6 Plus with huge 6020mAh Battery, Coming On July 26

Gionee M6 PlusGinonee is going to unveil its next smartphone in the lineup that goes by the name of Gionee M6. Previously, reports surfaced that Gionee M6 is going to feature a large battery and now it has been confirmed by the teaser released for the purpose. The smartphone is going to be launched on July 26 and the main highlight of the smartphone is the massive 6020mAh battery that it comes with. You can see the official teaser below which also confirms its elder sibling, the Gionee M6 Plus.

On July 26, we can expect Gionee to launch two smartphones i.e. Gionee M6 and Gionee M6 Plus. TENAA listing revealed that the M6 had a 5000mAh battery, so it should be the M6 Plus that features the larger 6020mAh capacity battery, as confirmed by the teaser above. That being said another feature worth mentioning is the presence of a security chip inside the smartphone. It has been reported that with this security chip inside, Gionee M6 is going to be one of the safest phones in the market with higher encryption levels.  This smartphone was previously spotted on certification website TENNA which gave away the looks and design of this upcoming smartphone. (more…)

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Gionee Marathon M5 lite sales start

Gionee Marathon M5 liteThe Gionee Marathon M5 lite, which was made official last month in China, is now available for purchase in India. As the name suggests, it is a low-end variant of the Marathon M5 smartphone which was launched in India back in November.

While the selling point of the Marathon M5 was its huge 6,020mAh battery, the M5 lite packs in a smaller (but still large) 4,000mAh battery.

The device is powered by a MediaTek MT6735 SoC with quad-core 1.3GHz CPU, and sports a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixel resolution) IPS display. The model launched in India has 3GB RAM and 32GB internal memory, compared to the 1GB/16GB configuration it carries in China. (more…)

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