Gionee has launched F9 Plus, a new budget smartphone India, after Karbonn Mobile’s holding entity Jaina Group took over the Indian arm of the company. It packs a 6.26-inch HD + Full View Dewdrop Display, but the bottom bezels look huge. It is powered by a 1.65GHz Octa-Core processor with 3GB of RAM, runs Android Pie, has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel secondary camera, as well as 13-megapixel front camera. The phone has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and packs a 4050mAh battery.
Gionee F9 Plus specifications
- 6.26-inch (1520 × 720 pixels) HD+ display
- 1.65GHz Octa-Core processor
- 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
- Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Dual SIM (nano+nano + microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash, 2MP secondary camera
- 13MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS
- 4050mAh built-in battery
The Gionee F9 Plus comes in Blue color and is priced at Rs. 7690. Gionee has also launched Wireless Headphones, Wireless Neckband Headset, Earphones and Powerbanks under new GBuddy sub-brand. The F9 Plus and GBuddy Range will be available in the market via Gionee’s distribution network of 42000 retail outlets and on leading e-commerce platforms.
Commenting on the launch, Pardeep Jain, Managing Director said:
Festivals are an exciting time for everyone and gives us a chance celebrate with friends and family. Gionee is committed to delight its consumers by bringing innovative smartphone experiences to amplify their festive season. People like to change their smartphones every 1-2 years and vouching on this trend across cities, we have kept a competitive price point wherein they will be able to upgrade their smartphone experience to a whole new level. Brands need to evolve with the changing taste and preferences of the consumer and also keep up with the changing trends in technology. We at Gionee will always strive to come up with products that complement the vivid taste of customers, especially the millennial.