A little later than scheduled, Gionee’s Elife S5.5 smartphone is finally available in the Indian market. The phone is now on sale at the company’s e-store for INR 22,999. Originally showcased at MWC 2014, Gionee Elife S5.5 was unveiled in India on March 31. It was supposed to go on sale beginning April 27.
Gionee Elife S5.5 is world’s slimmest smartphone with just 5.55mm thick chassis. It features a 5-inch full HD Super AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 3, 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek processor, 2GB of RAM and 2300 mAh battery. The phone also packs 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera and Android 4.2 with Amigo 2.0 UI on top.
“Made of premium metal and glass, the S5.5 is a celebration of cutting-edge design. But it’s not just super slim and sexy. The Elife S series products incorporate an emphasis on design without compromising the hardware and software to create a whole new user experience,” noted Gionee in a press release.
The smartphone is being sold in in Black, White, Blue, Pink, and Purple colour options.
Gionee Elife S5.5 specifications
- OS: Amigo 2.0 ( Based on Android 4.2)
- Processor: Octa-core, 1.7Ghz MTK 6592
- Memory: 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage
- Size: 45.1 x 70.2 x 5.55mm, 130 grams
- Display: 5-inch, 1920 x 1080p, Super AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Cameras: 13MP rear, 5MP front
- Battery: 2300mAh
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi
- Ports: MicroUSB 2.0 (supports OTG), 3.5mm earphone jack
- Sensors: Gyro, Light Sensor, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Electronic Compass, Compass