Gionee has finally launched the third addition to its A1 Series smartphones dubbed as Gionee A1 Lite. The A1 Series comprises of Gionee A1, A1 Plus and now the latest Gionee A1 Lite. As the name suggests, the A1 Lite is a toned down variant apt for mid-budget segment smartphone carrying a price tag of Rs 14,999. The device will be available for purchase through retail stores across the nation starting tomorrow i.e., 10th August. It comes in two colour options – Gold & Black.
The Gionee A1 Lite sports a 5.3-inch IPS display capable of reproducing an HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The display is also covered with Corning Gorilla glass for enhanced protection against scratches and blemishes. For the shutterbugs, the device sports a 20-megapixel front facing camera and a 13-megapixel camera at the rear. Cameras at both ends of the device are coupled with flash for capturing images in low light conditions.
Under the hood, the device is powered by an octa-core 64-bit MediaTek MT6753 processor paired with 3GB of RAM. In terms of battery backup, the smartphone features a 4,000mAh battery pack that can easily get the user through a day’s usage. It also sports a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and runs Andriod 7.0 Nougat operating system. For storage, the phone gets 32GB of space further expandable via MicroSD card up to 256GB. It’s a Dual SIM and also extends its support to 4G VoLTE connectivity.