Gionee has announced a new handset in the Chinese markets called the Gionee S5.1 Pro. This smartphone is using the MediaTek octa core processor and running Lollipop 5.1 with 4G LTE support. It will be made available in China within few weeks; the price has not yet been disclosed.

The Gionee S5.1 Pro comes with dual SIM slot, one of the SIM slot is a hybrid slot that can either house a SIM or a micro SD card. Android 5.1 with Amigo UI 3.0 runs out of the box with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage. It’s using a 5 inch 2.5D curved AMOLED screen with Gorilla Glass 4 protection and supporting 1280 x 720 pixels resolution.

The S5.1 Pro is powered by MediaTek MTK6753 octa core processor clocked at 1.5GHz with Mali T720 GPU. This handset is light weight, just about 129 grams with battery and thickness is 6.3mm. There is a 13MP AF camera on the rear with LED flash and a 8MP camera on the front.

Gionee S5.1 Pro in China

Key features are 4G, 3G, 2G, GPS, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0. The S5.1 Pro comes with a 2400 mAh battery.

By Rajeev Rana

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