Gionee has sent out press invites which bears the hashtag #SelfieWithFlash, which gives a hint on the launch of a new smartphone in India.
Gioness is expected to launch a selfie-centric smartphone in its S-series. Other Chinese OEMs like Oppo and Coolpad already launched selfie-focused smartphones in India. Gionee also want to add their own device in to this segment. Oppo launched the Oppo F1s for Rs.17999 and Coolpad launched the Coolpad Mega 2.5D for Rs.6999.
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Other than beautification features for selfies, Gionee didn’t launched any selfie-centric smartphone recently. At an event in Beijing last month, the Gionee launched two new smartphones in the M series. Both these new models, Gionee M6 and M6 Plus, bearing data encryption chips and massive batteries. The M6 is priced at CNY 2,699 (roughly Rs. 27,200) for its 64 GB storage variant, and CNY 2,899 (roughly Rs. 29,200) for the 128 GB storage variant. The M6 Plus 64GB variant is priced at CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 30,200), and the 128 GB variant is priced at CNY 3,199 (roughly Rs. 32,200).
The smartphones were launched in Champagne Gold and Mocha Gold color options, and were seen running on Android Marshmallow-based Amigo 3.5 OS. It features a 5.5-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) AMOLED display, a 64-bit 1.8GHz MediaTek Helio P10 octa-core processor paired with 4GB RAM, a 13-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel selfie camera, and a huge 5000mAh battery.
The Gionee M6 Plus is the larger variant, with a 6-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) AMOLED display. The smartphone sports a 16-megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash, and an 8-megapixel front camera. The battery offered is at 6020 mAh.