Gionee has launched a unique looking handset the Gionee W909. This is a flip style smartphone that houses a powerful MediaTek Helio P10 8 core processor and comes with 2 x 4.2 inch display with 720p resolution. W909 is priced at RMB 3999 (approx ₹40,000).

Gionee W909 is specially made for those who want to have all of the advance features including a touch screen, along with the ability to use it like a simple phone with T9 Keypad – and well for those who can afford.

W909 houses the MediaTek Helio P10 octa core processor clocked at 1.8GHz with Mali T860 GPU. Android 5.1 runs out of the box with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. There is micro SD card support too of up to 128GB.

This handset sports a 4.2 inch screen (there are dual screens) with 2.5D curved glass and supporting 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. A 16MP camera is packed on the back with flash support and front facing camera is of 5MP resolution.

Gionee W909 launched in China

Handset is heavy at around 208 grams and thickness is 16.5mm. Key features are 4G, 3G, 2G, GPS, WiFi, Finger Print Sensor, T9 Keypad and BT 4.0. The W909 houses a 2530 mAh battery. It will hit the Chinese markets for RMB 3999. This definitely is not going to launch in India.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -