Gionee ,the maker of the two smartphones that wore the crown of slimmest smartphone in the world for the most of 2014 – the Elife S5.5 and, later, the Elife S5.1 –is back again with another ultra-slim smartphone-the Gionee elife S7. With the Gionee S7, Gionee has decided to sensibly held to the award 5.5mm frame while opting instead for better and improved technologies .The Gionee S7 at just 5.5mm thick is been touted as the slimmest dual SIM smartphone.The device is encased in an aluminum magnesium alloy unibody design with Gorilla glass 3 on the front and rear .
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Moving to the software front,Gionee Elife S7 flaunts a 5.2-inch Amoled FHD display made Samsung and has a 1,920×1,080-pixel resolution and enhanced with a gorilla glass 3 protection.It is powered by a 64-bit MediaTek SoC which with a 1.7GHz octa-core processor together with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage.A major let down of the device is non support for memory expansion.
Gionee elife S7 runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box with Gionee’s proprietary Amigo 3.0 skin on top. In terms of connectivity, the Elife S7 will come with 2G/3G/4G LTE, Wi-fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and Hi-Fi audio.It is powered by a non removable 2750 mAh battery.That atleast caters for the poor battery that came with the elife S,5.5.
Other specs features – 13MP autofocus camera with LED flash,8MP from camera ,DTS audio and comes with a pair of premium headphones in the box. It also has an audio jack at the bottom, which is sometimes missing from super-slim devices such as the Oppo Find R5.-Cnet.
|Release date||March 2015|
|Dimensions (mm)||139.80 x 67.40 x 5.50|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||2750|
|Screen size (inches)||5.20|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||424|
|Processor make||MediaTek MT6572|
|Operating System||Android 5.0|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||NA|
|Charging via Micro-USB||Yes|
|Proprietary charging connector||No|
|Proprietary data connector||No|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|
The gionee elife S7 goes for a retail price €399 — that amounts to around N91,000,$450, £290 and AU$575. It will launch in Europe first and will be sold online, and before rolling out globally.