"Keeping up with the growing demand for high-quality smartphones with superior photography capabilities, we are thrilled to launch "A1 Lite" With the newest in line 13 MP dual rear camera and a trendy design, A1 Lite will surely be the next game changer", said Alok Shrivastava, Director - Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India, in a statement. The Gionee A1 Lite smartphone will be available from all over the country retail stores on August 10 and its price is Rs 14,999. On offer is 32 GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable via hybrid microSD slot (up to 256 GB). Also, every purchase of Gionee A1 Lite will be accompanied with 2 PayTM Cashback Vouchers Codes entitling customers with INR 250 cash back on a minimum purchase of INR 350 on PayTM Mall. The most important feature of this smartphone is the selfie camera and 4000 mAh battery. Priced at Rs 14,999, the smartphone is also available through offline retailers across India.
Earlier: Aug 5th, 2017 - Gionee has unveiled the all-new A-series at the MWC 2017 by announcing the Gionee A1 and A1 Plus smartphones. It's backed by a 4,000mAh battery and has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. It is worth noting that the Gionee A1 Lite was launched in Nepal back in June.
Gionee A1 Lite runs on Amigo UI 4.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat and powered by 1.3 GHz Octa-core Mediatek MT6753 processor coupled with 3GB RAM. The dimensions of the Gionee A1 Lite measure at 150.5x74.4x8mm.
Gionee A1 Lite with 20MP front camera launched in India
Except for the upgraded 20MP selfie camera, the Gionee A1 packs better hardware than the A1 Lite at a slightly higher price. The volume rockers and the power/lock buttons are placed on the right-hand edge of the smartphone, while a 3.5mm audio socket is situated on the right bottom edge of the handset along with a microUSB port sitting in the middle.
A tinier version of the Gionee A1 Plus, the Gionee A1 Lite features a 5.3-inch HD display with 2.5D glass on top and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. On the front, the smartphone features a 20-megapixel front-facing shooter with an f/2.0 aperture. The phone comes with two color variants - gold and black. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and USB OTG.More news: Florida family finds boa constrictor living in their attic