Gionee has announced its mid-range smartphone – Gionee F5 which comes with a metal unibody design with 2.5D curved glass on top and has a 5.3-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD display. The latest smartphone ‘F series’ runs on the dated MT6750 chipset with an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 octa-core processor and includes 4GB of RAM. It comes with 32GB of onboard storage and supports additional storage up to 128GB with the microSD card.
The F5 is powered by a massive 4,000 mAh battery and comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow pre-installed, as well as the latest Amigo launcher. For photography, it comes with a pretty standard imaging department. It has the 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, and 8-megapixel front facing camera. The other camera features include Night Mode, Panorama mode, delay Photography, Slow Motion Photography and Business card scanning.
It also has a fingerprint sensor integrated into the physical home button on the front which can also be used for authenticating payments on WeChat and AliPay. It has Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+ nano/microSD) slot and offers 4G LTE connectivity. It also has other connectivity options like Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack, GPS, MicroUSB and FM Radio.
Gionee F5 specifications
- Display: 5.3-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD 2.5D curved glass IPS display
- Processor: 1.5 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 64-bit processor with Mali T860 GPU
- RAM & Storage: 4GB RAM, 32GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with micro SD
- Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) OS with Amigo OS 3.2
- SIM slot: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+ nano/microSD)
- Rear Camera: 13MP Auto Focus Camera with LED flash
- Front Camera: 8MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor: Yes
- Connectivity Options: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- Dimensions: 150×74.5×7.7mm
- Weight: 162g
- Battery: 4000mAh battery
- Color Options: Gold and Rose Gold colors
Price And Availability
Gionee F5 smartphone is priced at CNY 1799, which is Rs 17,600 approximately and is available in China. The company has not revealed any information on the availability of the smartphone outside China right now.