Gionee launched the A1 selfie-focused smartphone with 16-megapixel front camera and selfie flash in India back in March this year. Earlier this year it signed Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli as its new brand ambassador. Today it has launched the Virat’s Signature Edition Gionee A1 smartphone.
It recently signed Prabhas, actor of the successful movie Bahubali: The Conclusion as its brand ambassador. The company has partnership with Alia Bhatt, Dulquer Salmaan, Diljit Dosanjh and Shruti Hasan.
Other than the signature on the back of the Virat Signature Edition Gionee A1, specifications are same as the original A1.
Gionee A1 specifications
- 5.5-inch (1920× 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS in-cell 2.5D curved glass display
- 2GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor with Mali T860 GPU
- 4GB RAM, 64GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with micro SD
- Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Amigo OS
- Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture, 1/3.0+” sensor, 5P lens, Sony IMX258 sensor
- 16MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture, 1/3.06″ sensor, 5P lens, selfie flash
- Fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, Waves MaxxAudio
- Dimensions: 154.5 x 76.5 x 8.5mm; Weight: 182g
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n（2.4GHz+5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG
- 4010mAh battery with fast charging
The Gionee A1 Virat Kohli Signature edition is priced at Rs. 19,999 and is now available for pre-order exclusively on Amazon.in and all pre-bookings get a free Sennheiser headphones for free. It will go on sale at 12 PM on 27th June.
Commenting on the latest limited edition smartphone, Arvind R Vohra, Country CEO & MD, Gionee India, said:
We have always been committed to reach out to every Hindustani and empower them with better selfies and bigger batteries in our world of #Selfiestan. Virat Kohli is a powerhouse of energy, style and performance and resonates perfectly with our objective. The Signature Edition Gionee A1 is inspired by greatness and crafted with perfection, just like captain Kohli’s masterstrokes. With the launch of this exclusive edition that comes with Virat’s signature, we are extremely elated to reinforce our commitment of keeping our customers happy with a masterpiece beyond compare.