Good news for Gionee A1 owners. The company has just rolled out an update for the device to improve upon the camera capabilities. With this update, now users will be able to take panoramic selfies as well as selfie videos in Full HD resolution. Additionally, the company has also made the default camera app more user-friendly. It will now offer visual guidance to users to help them capture better photographs and more glamorous selfies.
This update also adds VoLTE support for Airtel users. Apart from that, Gi0nee has also updated the Mood Wallpaper and GStore app with this update. The company has already started rolling out the update and if you own the Gionee A1, you might have already received it. You just need to check for updates from the setting menu.
To recall, the Gionee A1 sports a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The MediaTek MT6755 (Helio P10) processor clocked at 2.0GHz powers this phone. It also has 4GB of RAM to keep things running smooth. There is 64GB of internal storage which can be further expanded to 256GB via the hybrid SIM slot. The phone houses a fingerprint scanner in the home button on the front.
The Gionee A1 rocks a 13-megapixel autofocus shooter at the back with an F 2.0 aperture which should be good for low light photography. At the front, it gets a 16-megapixel fixed focus camera with the same aperture. The smartphone has a metal unibody which it claims is aircraft grade aluminium. In terms of connectivity, it has Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and 4G with VoLTE. The phone is powered by a 4010mAh battery and gets an 18W fast charger in the box.