Gionee has announced its new lineup of A-series smartphones, the Gionee A1 & A1 Plus, at the company’s MWC 2017 event in Barcelona. Both the devices come with a unibody metal design and high-end specification.

The Gionee A1 features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS Display and is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.

Gionee A1 Launch

In the camera department, the Gionee A1 sports a 13-megapixel Rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 5P Lens and a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5P lens, selfie flash. It also has a fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button.

The Dual-SIM smartphone packs a 4010mAh non-removable battery and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 & GPS.

Gionee A1 Specs

Gionee A1 Specifications:

  • Display: 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS 2.5D Curved Glass Display
  • Processor: 1.8GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor, Mali-T860 GPU
  • RAM and Storage: 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage (expandable up to 128GB)
  • Camera: 13MP Rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 5P Lens and a 16MP Front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5P lens, selfie flash
  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Battery: 4010mAh non-removable battery with Fast Charging technology
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
  • Dimensions: 154.5×76.5×8.5 mm and weighs 182 grams

Both these devices comes with IR Blaster intergrated into the LED Flash module at the back. The company is touting its new 18W Ultrafast charging technology which can charge these devices in 2 hours.

The Gionee A1 Plus features a 6-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS Display and is powered by a 2.5GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 SoC with 4GB of RAM. It offers 64GB internal storage which can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card.

Gionee A1 Plus

It sports a dual rear camera setup, with 13-megapixel and 5-megapixel sensors with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 1/3.06″ sensor, 5P Lens and LED Flash . There’s a 20-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1/2.8″ sensor, 5P Lens and selfie flash. It also has a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button below the display.

The Dual-SIM smartphone is backed by a massive 4550mAh non-removable battery and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 & GPS.

Gionee A1 Plus Specs

Gionee A1 Plus Specifications:

  • Display: 6-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS 2.5D Curved Glass Display
  • Processor: 2.5GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor, Mali-T880 GPU
  • RAM and Storage: 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage (expandable up to 256GB)
  • Camera: 13MP Rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 1/3.06″ sensor, 5P Lens, 5MP secondary camera and a 20MP Front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1/2.8″ sensor, 5P Lens, selfie flash
  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Battery: 4550mAh non-removable battery with Fast Charging technology
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
  • Dimensions: 166.4×83.3×9.1 mm and weighs 226 grams

The Gionee A1 comes in Black, Gold and Gray colour options, priced at €349 (US$369 / Rs. 24,600 approx) and will be available from next month. The Gionee A1 Plus smartphone comes in Gray and Mocha Gold colour options, priced at €499 (US$527 / Rs. 35,000 approx) and will be available starting from mid-April.