Gionee yesterday sent out invites for the global launch event of A1 and A1 Plus smartphones at the MWC 2017 in Barcelona on February 27th. Now live images of the smartphone has surfaced in Nepal. This coincides with earlier rumors that confirms 5.5-inch 1080p 2.5d curved glass display, 16-megapixel front-facing camera, Android 7.0 (Nougat) and more. There is also a fingerprint sensor on the back even though there is a home button on the front.
Gionee A1 rumored specifications
- 5.5-inch (1920× 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display
- 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek processor
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, 64GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with micro SD
- Android 7.0 (Marshmallow) with Amigo OS 3.6
- Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano / microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash, PDAF
- 16MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac/a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- 4010mAh battery
The Gionee A1 will come in Golden color, is rumored to be priced at 35999 NPR (US$ 336 / Rs. 22,500 INR approx.) and is said to go on sale in Nepal on March 15. It is also expected to launch in India sometime in March.