Gionee launches the 5.1mm slim ELIFE S5.1 in India for ₹18,999

Gionee has launched the ELIFE S5.1, one of the slimmest phones in the world in India. With a metallic frame and glass body, the 5.1mm thick smartphone attempts to appeal the chic urban crowd.gionee_elife_s5.1The ELIFE S5.1 packs a 4.8-inch AMOLED display with 1280 x 720 resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and is powered by a 1.7GHz Octa-core processor supported by 1GB of RAM together with 16GB of built-in (non-expandable) storage. There’s an 8-megapixel snapper at the back and a 5-megapixel front camera. The ELIFE S5.1 runs on Gionee’s Amigo 2.0 UI powered by Android KitKat 4.4.

“From the very onset of our entry in India every step and move we have made is towards making a difference for our consumers. Gionee has been creating benchmarks for itself in various aspects and believes in giving the consumers better than the best. After the phenomenal success of the Gionee ELIFE S5.5, we are happy to launch the extremely elegant and stylish Gionee ELIFE S5.1. The smartphone is a manifest of our in-depth R&D, design expertise and manufacturing ability.”

– Arvind Vohra, India Head, Gionee Smartphones

The single SIM Gionee ELIFE S5.1 will be available at an MOP of ₹18,999 in India and will be available in White, Black, Blue, and Pink colors.

Gionee ELIFE S5.1 Specifications

  • Display: 4.8″ AMOLED | 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Processor: 1.7GHz Octa-core Cortex-A7
  • Operating System: Android 4.4 KitKat | Amigo 2.0
  • Camera: Rear Camera: 8.0MP AF | Front Camera: 5.0MP AF Camera 88 Degree Wide Angle
  • Memory: 16GB internal storage | 1GB RAM
  • Battery: 2050 mAh

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