In a truly dramatic and fun filled event, the sorts we have come to expect from Gionee, the Chinese brand has announced its latest flagship device in India. The device is being called the Elife S7 and is the next in the series of slim devices that Gionee has come out with including the likes of Elife S5.1 and Elife S5.5. The Gionee S7 though, focuses on power and performance just as much it does on awesome build and looks. The phone has curved edges and primarily constructed out of metal and glass with a metallic rail at the sides.
In terms of specifications, you have a 5.2 inch 1080P Super AMOLED panel with3rd generation of Gorilla Glass on top. The body dimensions of the phone are mentioned as 139.8mmx67.4mmx5.5mm.There is a 2700 mAh battery and a 16 GB internal memory with 2 GB of RAM on board. In terms of the SoC powering the phone, the Elife S7 comes with TRU Octa-core 1.7GHz CPU. The rear camera is a 13 MP sensor and you have an 8 MP front sensor. On the software side, the phone runs Android 5.0 with Amigo 3.0 built on top of it. The device is a Dual SIM phone.
Arvind R. Vohra, Country CEO & MD – Gionee India said at the launch:
The ELIFE S5.5 & S5.1 witnessed huge acceptance amongst Indian consumers and we are certain that the S7 will create its own benchmark. Gionee has been setting high standards in various aspects and believes in giving the consumers better than the best. Having sold over 4 million devices in India our smartphones are a manifest of our in-depth R&D, design expertise and manufacturing ability. 2015 Gionee will be expanding its India wing to imitate the manufacturing here in India and we believe this will add a sensational dimension to our profile.
The phone will retail for a price of Rs 24,999 and be available in three colors including black, white and light blue.