Gionee is back to action, announcing its latest flagship at the ongoing MWC 2015 in Barcelona. Gionee currently holding the Guinness World Record for the slimmest phone is just out with another ultra smartphone dubbed as ELIFE S7. This is all MWC is all about i.e. flagships, flagships and flagships.So let’s take a pretty quick tour what about Gionee is offering this year.
The elegant Elife S7 offers a formidable and iconic design inspired by the “U” shape of railway tracks and offers an ergonomic comfortable grip. The metallic skeleton of Elife S7 is made up aviation grade magnesium alloy along with Gorilla Glass 3 protection both on rear and front which is kind of new on a smartphone to prevent scratches. Gionee always brings some innovative design on board and this time ELIFE S7 is just 5.5 inch thick and is among the slimmest smartphones out there.
The dual sim beauty is nothing short on features and runs on Gionee’s own Amigo UI 3.0 on top of Android Lollipop out of the box which is currently the trend among new crop of smartphones.The ELIFE S7 offers an screen size of 5.2 inch super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 X 1920 pixels with screen density of 424 pixels per inch. It will definitely deliver best in class movie viewing and gaming experience. Packing a 64 bit octa core MediaTek MT 6572 processor clocked at 1.7 GHz and coupled with 2 GB of Ram and 16 GB built-in memory, it will be a formidable competitor to other phones having the same specifications. It uses a new HPM technology which allows processors to run at higher speeds and without consuming too much power.
In camera department Elife S7 lags behind no one with great and unique camera features for the first time in this phone. The rear snapper of S7 is 13 MP with focus time of 300 milliseconds and capture time of 500 milliseconds which is no doubt among the fastest camera response. Gionee’s own “image+” technology is used in this phone which captures 6 photos per second and then blend all six into 1 high quality photo. The front camera is 8 MP equipped with “Face beauty” technology.
This ultra slim smartphone draws power from a 2700 mAh battery. It comes with extreme mode which enables 10 percent of remaining power to last for around 34 hours by shutting down less useful functions. This will definitely earn some appreciation from the Gionee fans who are eagerly waiting for this device. As a first in smartphones, it comes with multi mode and multi band 4G and 3G which will be very useful in switching between networks. It is available in three colors black white and blue and comes with usual connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and USB OTG. Weighing just 127 grams it will be up for grabs starting April 3 for around 24 INR.