Gionee launched the S9 smartphone in Chine priced at CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs. 25,000). The Gionee S9 will be available in China from November 25 in Black, Gold, and Rose Gold color variants. There is no word from the company regarding the launch of this smartphone in other countries.
Gionee S9 Specifications
The main highlight of the Gionee S9 is the dual rear camera setup using 13MP and 5MP sensors from Sony and Samsung respectively. The dual rear cameras on the S9 will let users adjust the focus and depth of field blur on clicked pictures. It has a 13-megapixel front camera and the rear camera also has dual tone LED flash support.
The Gionee S9 is powered by a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek (MT6755) Helio P10 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. It has a 5.5-inch full HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with 2.5D curved glass. There is 64GB of internal storage and also has support for MicroSD cards up to 128GB in size. The dual-SIM configuration used hybrid SIM slot and it will run Amigo OS 3.5 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. The handset measures 154.2×76.4×7.4mm and weighs around 168 grams. Connectivity options include 4G with VoLTE, GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and Micro-USB. The Gionee S9 is backed by a 3000mAh battery.