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Gionee X1 Launched in India at Rs 8999

Gionee X1 Launched in India at Rs 8999

Apart from an eight megapixel rear snapper, X1 will carry an eight megapixel camera at the front for selfie-buffs.

The new Gionee X1 smartphone launched in India yesterday with a budget price of Rs. 8,999, or approximately $140.

Commenting on the launch of the new Gionee X1 smartphone, Mr 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". It is available in the country via offline retail stores. Gionee X1 buyers will get Rs.250 Cashback on a purchase of Rs.350 on Paytm Mall. It has 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. Airtel customers who purchase the X1 will get 10GB of data per month for up to 6 months on data recharges of 1GB and above. To capture a selfie, users can simply place their finger on the rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Continuing this philosophy, we are delighted to introduce the all new X1 which will surely be a delight for the users. The phone, Gionee X1 has a 5-inch display which has screen resolution of 720x1280, thus making it a HD display. The device will run Amigo 4.0 OS based on Android 7.0 Nougat. The device is priced at Rs 8,999, and it comes with a full metal body. It looks like Gionee X1 will be competing against the rivals Xiaomi Redmi 4 and YU Yureka Black. Other features in the camera section include Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection and Touch to focus. As far the connectivity issue is concerned, the handset features 4G VoLTE, 3.5mm headphone jack, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB port. and Bluetooth. The phone also includes accelerometer, light sensor, gyroscope, gravity and proximity sensors. The Gionee X1 comes with a metallic unibody design and 2.5D curved glass on the front. The weight of the handset has not been specified but it measures 144.3 x 72.2 x 8.8mm in size.