Gionee’s Indian arm has been acquired by Jaina Group, which is the holding company of Karbonn Mobile. Now, the company has launched a new budget smartphone in the Indian market, dubbed as Gionee F9 Plus.
The smartphone features a 6.26-inch HD+ Full View Dewdrop Display with 1520 x 720 pixels screen resolution. Under the hood, the device is powered by 1.65 GHz octa-core processor which remains undisclosed. It comes packed with 3 GB of RAM and offers 32 GB of internal storage. There’s also a microSD card slot that enables users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 256 GB.
In the optics, the smartphone features a dual-camera setup on the back that consists of a 13 MP primary camera and a 2 MP secondary sensor. On the front side, the device is equipped with a 13 MP snapper for taking selfies and video calling.
The device also comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for added security. Connectivity options on the device include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, and GPS. The phone is running Android 9 Pie OS and is powered by a 4050 mAh battery.
The Gionee F9 Plus is offered in just one color — Blue and is priced at ₹7,690. Along with this smartphone, the company has also launched a few accessories, which includes Wireless Headphones, Wireless Neckband Headset, Earphones and Powerbanks under its new GBuddy sub-brand. The F9 Plus smartphone and GBuddy range products will be available in through offline market across the country.
Gionee F9 Plus Specifications
- CPU: 1.6 GHz octa-core processor
- RAM: 3 GB
- Operating System: Android 9 Pie
- Display:6.26-inch HD+ Dewdrop display with 1520 x 720 pixels screen resolution
- Rear Camera: Dual Camera — 13 MP + 2 MP
- Front Camera: 13 MP
- Internal Storage: 32 GB
- Expandable Storage: Yes, up to 256 GB
- Connectivity:Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, and GPS
- Other: Fingerprint sensor
- Colors: Blue
- Battery: 4050 mAh
Pricing and Availability in India
- Price: ₹7,690
- Availability: Now available in India via offline stores