The new Gionee X1 has been just launched which comes under the budget category of phones and is priced at just Rs. 8,999. But Gionee seems to have packed quite a good amount of features inside the phone as it comes with Fingerprint Scanner, 3000mAh battery, and VoLTE support. There will be some bundled offers and the phone is available in Gold and Black color variants.
The Airtel subscribers can avail up to 10GB of additional data per month for up to 6 successive recharges when they buy this phone. Gionee X1 buyers also get two Patym cash back vouchers That provide them Rs. 250 cashback on a minimum purchase of Rs. 350 on Paytm Mall.
The Gionee X1 runs Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box with Gionee’s own Amigo 4.0 UI on top. The phone has a 5-inch 720p HD IPS display. The Gionee X1 is powered by a MediaTek MT6737 quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz, coupled with 2GB of RAM. In terms of camera, the Gionee X1 comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and an 8-megapixel front camera.
The Gionee X1 has 16GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable up to 256GB via microSD card. The connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB port. There are some sensors like accelerometer ambient light sensor and proximity sensor.
Commenting on the launch, Alok Shrivastava, Director – Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India said, “Gionee has always been committed to amaze its customers with premium quality products at attractive prices. Continuing this philosophy, we are delighted to introduce the all new X1 which will surely be a delight for the users. We are confident that the new line of products which we plan to launch soon will not only impress our customers in terms of the prices but also with their striking features and premium quality”.
Gionee has claimed that the X1 will fulfill the demands of selfie addicts as it comes with an 8.0 MP HD front camera with ¼ inch sensor, which will deliver great selfies even in the night with its 1.12μm pixel. The front facing flash will ensure brighter and clearer selfies in the lowest of low-light conditions. For the photography enthusiasts, Gionee X1 packs an incredible 8MP rear camera. Gionee has also made the fingerprint scanner act like a shutter button for clicking selfies.
The Gionee X1 is now available for purchase at all leading smartphone retailers.