Gionee S Plus with 5.5 inch HD display and USB Type-C port launched in India for Rs. 16999

With the 4G smartphones selling rapidly in India, Gionee has now launched the Gionee S Plus in the country.


Gionee has announced the launch of the Gionee S Plus, which is the company’s first smartphone in India flaunting the USB Type-C port. The device has a 5.5 inch Super AMOLED Plus display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.3 GHz octa core MediaTek processor with 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Gionee S Plus has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a massive 3150 mAh battery. The handset is priced at Rs. 16999 and is available in Dark Blue, White and Golden colour options.

Speaking about the Gionee S Plus, Timir Baran Acharyya, GM, Gionee India, said, “In today’s fast paced time, the consumer needs and desires are evolving and they don’t want to compromise on the looks nor the specs of the device. Hence to bridge in the gap, we have introduced the all new S Plus especially in India this Diwali to meet all the expectations that our consumers are asking for. In fact, the all new S Plus is equipped with new features like Face Unlock that would help consumers unlock there device in less than a second.”

Gionee S Plus specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.3 GHz octa core MediaTek MT6753 processor
  • Mali-T720 GPU
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.1 Lollipop
  • 3150 mAh battery