The Gionee S6 has been officially launched in China with a price tag of RMB 1699 (approx ₹17500). The S6 may also enter the Indian markets but at a later stage. This dual SIM handset is powered by MediaTek octa core processor.

The Gionee S6 sails on customized UI over Android 5.1.1. It is using an AMOLED screen of 5.5 inches supporting 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. Weight is 147 grams with battery and thickness is 6.9mm.

The S6 as mentioned houses the MediaTek MT6753 1.3GHz 64 bit octa core processor coupled with Mali T720 GPU. There is 3GB on board RAM, 32GB storage and 128GB external card support. This is a dual SIM handset (SIM + HYBRID Slot).

Gionee S6 launched in China

A 13MP AF camera is placed on the rear with LED flash support and a 5MP fixed focus camera on the front. Key features are 4G, 3G, 2G, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 and USB Type C port (2.0). The Gionee S6 gets power from a 3150 mAh battery and will hit the stores in China from 22nd November in Platinum and Gold colour options for RMB 1699.

By Rajeev Rana

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