Gionee Elife S5.5 was announced last month at an event in Goa. At that time Gionee said that its slimmest smartphone in the world. Now Gionee made it available in India with a price tag of INR 22,999. The smartphone is listed on company’s official e-store. Right now, only white variant of the smartphone is available to buy from e-store. The smartphone already went on sale in China, last month on 18 March. The smartphone is only 5.5mm thick, so Gionee claims it beats the previous record holder Vivo X3 which is 5.75mm thick. This smartphone measures 145.1*70.2*5.55mm and weigh 130grams.
The 5-inch full HD super AMOLED display comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The display has 1920*1080pixel resolution. The smartphone runs on 1.7GHz Octa-core processor from MediaTek. There is Mali 450 graphical unit too on board. The smartphone is packed with 2GB RAM. Gionee Elife S5.5 runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system with Gionee’s own user interface Amigo 2.0 on top of it.
At the back of the smartphone there is 13-megapixel autofocus camera with LED flash. There is a 5-megapixel front unit too for video calling and self-portrait. There is 16GB internal storage on board but no memory card support. There is 2300mAh battery on board as well.
As we said before, right now only white variant of the smartphone available, but it was launched in Black, Blue, Pink and Purple colours too.
Gionee Elife S5.5 specifications
- 145.1×70.2×5.55mm, 130 grams weigh
- 5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display
- 1920 x1080 pixels resolution display
- 1.7 GHz Octa-core MediaTek processor
- Mali 450-MP4 GPU
- 2GB RAM
- Android 4.2 Jelly Bean with Amigo 2.0 UI on top
- 13MP autofocus camera with LED flash
- 5MP front-facing camera
- 16GB internal memory
- 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, USB, GPS
- 2300 mAh battery
At the price point 22,999 the smartphone looks solid but lack of memory card may disappoint some users. Micromax Canvas Knight A350 is a well competitor to this device. you can check out our full review of Gionee Elife S5.5 here.