Gionee X1 With 8 MP Camera Launched For RS 8999

The smartphone features a 5-inch HD IPS display and sports 8MP rear and 8MP selfie cameras. It comes with 16GB of on-board which can be expanded upto 256GB using MicroSD Card. The dual-SIM handset has connectivity options that include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and Bluetooth 4.0, and runs the Android 7.0 Nougat OS skinned with Gionee's proprietary Amigo 4.0 out of the box.

Coming to the optics front, the Gionne X1 flaunts an 8-megapixel both at the front and the rear end of the device, whereas the primary camera is accompanied with a LED flash, the secondary shooter is not. It is powered by MediaTek's quad-core MT6737 processor and packs 2GB of RAM. It comes with Fingerprint sensor on its back side. The new Gionee phone X1 is now available to buy from all offline stores and retailers. The battery is pegged to be of 3,000 mAh capacity. The Gionee X1 comes with a metallic unibody design and 2.5D curved glass on the front. It comes in Black and Gold color variants.

Alok Shrivastava, Director - Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India said, "Gionee has always been committed to amaze its customers with premium quality products at attractive prices". The front camera is another 8MP camera too with its own flash. We are not so sure the Gionee X1 may make it past Nougat. Sensors on the smartphone include an Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Gyroscope sensor and a Fingerprint (rear-mounted) sensor. Every Gionee X1 buyer will be getting 10GB free data on Airtel for the next six months and two PayTm voucher codes worth Rs 250 each. Besides this, the Shenzhen-based company also announced its partnership with Bharti Airtel to offer Airtel subscribers an additional 10 GB data per month for 6 months on any data recharge of 1GB. The weight of the handset has not been specified but it measures 144.3 x 72.2 x 8.8mm in size.

  • Gina Adkins