Gionee Elife E8: Gionee is all set to launch its Elife E8 smartphone in India on October 8, Thursday. The company has sent press invites for the launch event to be held at New Delhi which reads “block your date for some gr8 news.”It is also expected that the company will make announcement about its entry into the Indian e-commerce market alongside the launch.
The Elife E8 was actually unveiled in China in June which was then priced at 3999 RMB (approximately Rs 41,100). However, no details have been revealed by Gionee about the pricing and release date of the device in the country.
The catchy thing about the smartphone is its 24MP camera. We all know that Gionee comes up devices sporting impressive cameras. It is being touted by the company to be the first Android smartphone featuring lossless imagery at 3X zoom. The smartphone also features an 8MP front-facing snapper.
The Elife E8 features a 6-inch Super AMOLED display with 1440 x 2540p resolution. It is powered by a 2GHz Mediatek MT6785 octa-core processor coupled with 3GB RAM. It also includes an internal storage of 64GB.
The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) along with a layer of the company’s Amigo 3.1 software. The device supports dual-SIM functionality. It also comes with a fingerprint scanner and dual speakers thereby supporting High Fidelity sound.
The connectivity options bundled with the device are 4G, NFC along with other standard options. The smartphone is backed by a 3,500mAh battery.