Gionee Elife S5.5 launching in India on March 30th

Gionee Elife S5.5 India launch invite

Gionee unveiled the Elife S5.5, the world’s slimmest smartphone last month. Gionee India has just sent us an invite for the India launch on March 30th. The Elife S5.5 has a 5.5mm thin magnesium alloy frame, 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED touch screen display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, 1.7 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor and runs on Android 4.2 with Amigo 2.0 UI on top.

It has a 13-megapixel auto focus rear camera with stacked Sony sensor, LED flash. Even the back cover has a Corning Gorilla glass protection. It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with 95 degree wide-angle lens. It has 2GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage and packs a 2300 mAh battery.

Gionee Elife S5.5 specifications

  • 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • 1.7 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mali 450-MP4 GPU
  • Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) with Amigo 2.0 UI
  • 13MP auto focus camera with LED flash, Stacked Sony sensor, 1080p video recording
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Dimensions: 145.1×70.2×5.55mm; Weight: 130 grams
  • 2GB LPDDR3 RAM, 16GB internal memory
  • 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, WIFI Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG
  • 2300 mAh battery

The Gionee Elife S5.5 comes in Black, White, Pink, Blue and Purple colors. We should know the pricing and availability at the event on March 30th and 31st. Since March 30th lies on Sunday, the main event is expected on Monday, March 31st. We went hands-on with the world’s slimmest smartphone at the MWC 2014 in Barcelona last month, check out the Gionee Elife S5.5 hands-on below.


Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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