Gionee has launched its latest M6 and M6 Plus smartphones at an event in China. The Gionee M6 features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD AMOLED Display with 401 ppi pixel density and 2.5D Curved Glass protection. It is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755M processor with Mali-T860 GPU. It has 4GB of RAM with 64GB and 128GB storage options which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.
It sports a 13MP Rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 5P Lens, Sony IMX258 sensor, 1.12 µm pixel size and a 8MP Front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1.12 µm pixel size, Omnivision OV8856 sensor. The Chinese version comes with an encrypted chip to secure a user’s personal data and the international version of Gionee M6 comes with a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button. The device measures 8.2 mm thickness and weighs 180 grams. It boasts a 5000mAh battery that supports fast charging technology with dual charging chip. Also, it can fully charge in 2 hours of charging.
The Dual-SIM smartphone runs on Amigo OS 3.2 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE with VoLTE support, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 & GPS.
Gionee M6 Specifications:
- Display: 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD AMOLED 2.5D Curved Glass Display
- Processor: 1.8GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755M processor, Mali-T860 GPU
- RAM and Storage: 4GB RAM, 64GB / 128GB internal storage (expandable up to 128GB)
- Camera: 13MP Rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 5P Lens, Sony IMX258 sensor, 1.12 µm pixel size and a 8MP Front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1.12 µm pixel size, Omnivision OV8856 sensor
- OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Battery: 5000mAh battery with Fast Charging support
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- Dimensions: 152.3×75.3×8.2 mm and weighs 180 grams
The Gionee M6 comes in Champagne Gold & Latte Gold Colour variants. It has been priced at CNY 2,699 (approximately $405 / Rs. 27,200) for the 64GB storage variant and the 128GB storage variant costs CNY 2,899 (approximately $435 / Rs. 29,200). The smartphone will be available starting from 6th August in China.