Gionee Elife S5.5 – world’s slimmest smartphone, showcased at MWC 2014; Launching in India in March

Days after announcing the Gionee Elife S5.5, the company has now displayed the world’s slimmest smartphone at the ongoing Mobile World Congress.


The Gionee Elife S5.5, which measures just 5.5 mm is known to be the world’s slimmest smartphone, leaving the competition far behind. The new S series, which was on display at the MWC 2014, is based on the customer’s desire for a slim smartphone which can also act as a fashionable accessory. The handset is expected to be launched in India in March 2014.

The Gionee Elife S5.5 has a 5 inch display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.7 GHz quad core processor along with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. The handset is equipped with a massive 13 MP rear facing camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera.

Speaking about the performance of Gionee in India, Arvind.R.Vohra, India Head – Gionee Smartphones said, “We have seen an unprecedented success of the ELIFE E7 in India within 2 months of its launch and we believe that with ELIFE Es5.5 will create yet another sensation in its category. ELIFE ES series will add another dimension to Gionee ELIFE series which will focus on Design & Style primarily”

Gionee Elife S5.5 specs:

  • 5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.7 GHz octa core processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • 2300 mAh battery