Gionee has launched S6 Pro, the company’s latest smartphone in the S6 series in India. It was announced back in June and packs a 5.5-inch 1080p IPS 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755M) processor and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Amigo OS 3.2 on top. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) that can focus in just 0.1 seconds and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera.
Gionee also sells VR headset separately. The phone comes pre-loaded with Gionee VR app for VR viewing experience. It also offers games in G-Store (VR) along with various videos. It has a has a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button that can unlock the phone in just 0.1 seconds.
Gionee S6 Pro specifications
- 5.5-inch (1920× 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display
- 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755M) processor with Mali T860MP2 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, 64GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with micro SD
- Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Amigo OS 3.2
- Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano / microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with Sony IMX258 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, LED flash, PDAF
- 8MP front-facing camera, f/2.2 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 153×75.26×7.6mm; Weight: 170g
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, USB Type-C
- 3130mAh battery
The Gionee S6 Pro comes in Gold and Rose Gold colors, is priced at Rs. 23,999 (MOP) and will be available across India from October 1st. As an introductory offer it comes with free three-month subscription to Saavn Pro. Gionee VR headset is priced at Rs. 2,499.
Commenting on the launch, Arvind R.Vohra, MD & Country CEO, Gionee India said:
At Gionee we believe in redefining the smartphone experience by launching products that are intuitive, future ready, stylish and high on performance. Our promise is to make smiles by addressing all the evolving needs of the new age smartphone users. The S6 Pro is a perfect amalgamation of style and performance and is designed for the urbane selfie generation. With the S6 Pro we are re-emphasizing our commitment towards our consumers to offer feature led innovative devices.