Gionee has announced that they will be holding a conference next week on Wednesday, June 10, in Beijing to launch the company’s new flagship smartphone, the Gionee E8, as well as a new mid-range smartphone, the Gionee M5.
The company’s new flagship, the Gionee E8, will feature a 6-inch 2K display with a screen resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, the 2GHz octa-core MT6795 processor from MediaTek, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage with support for expandable storage via microSD, and a 3,250mAh battery. The E8 is also equipped with a fingerprint sensor in the rear along with an impressive 23-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The new device measures 164.0 x 82.3 x 9.6mm, weights 207 grams, and runs the Android 5.0 Lollipop-based Amigo 3.0 operating system.
On the other hand, the other device the company plans to launch at the event, the Gionee M5, features a 5.5-inch AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, and support for expandable storage via microSD. The M5 also features an unprecedented dual-battery design which gives it a total battery capacity of 6000mAh. It’s also equipped with an 8-megapixel rear camera, a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. The new device, even though it contains two batteries, measures only 8.6mm thin and weighs only 213 grams.
Both devices have impressive and new specifications to them that are worth looking at. We’ll definitely learn more about both devices once the company officially launches them next week.