• Equipped with 13MP + 5MP Dual Rear Camera System, for real-time Bokeh effect and enhanced professional portrait pictures
• Offers advanced selfie capabilities with 20MP front camera with great clarity in pictures
• Boasts of a powerful 4550mAh battery along with Ultrafast charge
• Helio P25 Octa-core processor with 4GB RAM, 64 GB ROM and 256 GB expandable memory
New Delhi– July 25, 2017 – Riding on the record breaking success of its flagship model A1, Gionee India today announced the launch of A1 Plus, furthering its commitment to provide an unmatched photography and battery experience. Equipped with best in class features , A1 Plus has professional quality 13MP+5MP rear dual camera and 20 MP front camera. Powerful in performance, A1 Plus has
a 4550mAh battery and Helio P25 Octa-core processor with 4GB RAM, 64 GB ROM and 256 GB expandable memory. A1 Plus will be available across India in retail stores at an attractive price of INR 26,999.
The new model demonstrates superior features like great dual rear camera for premium quality photography experience alongside long-lasting battery life with ultrafast charge and cutting edge MediaTek Helio P25 processor. Dual rear camera allows one to capture the details and collect the depth of field information, enabling users to take vibrant and lively pictures even in low-light conditions. From wide-angle shots to artsy bokeh effects, Gionee A1 plus is all geared to raise the standard of smartphone photography to the next level with its dual rear camera.
A1 Plus also comes with a premium performing chip from the MediaTek Helio family, Helio P25, which combines the power of 16nm Octa-core processing with a superior ISP which is ideal for dual camera devices. Designed for Android smartphones that aim to differentiate through exceptional camera features and overall advanced image quality. By adopting a 16nm FinFET+ process node, MediaTek Helio P25 offers an Octa-core Cortex-A53 processor clocked at up to 2.6GHz that delivers more power while using less energy than competing solutions.
The MediaTek platform, coupled with 4 GB RAM + 64GB ROM, provides an enhanced user experience at a lower power consumption rate.
Commenting on the launch, Alok Shrivastava, Director – Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India said, “The A Series is rooted to the growing demand of high quality smartphone photography experience. Keeping up with the rising trend the A1 Plus exhibits excellent camera quality with flawless dual rear camera and exquisite design tradition that will earn accolades for Gionee flagship series. We are confident that our attention to detail with impressive specs, powerful battery and advanced features will deliver the best user experience possible.”
Kuldeep Malik (Country Head, Corporate Sales International), MediaTek while talking about the collaboration said, “We are extremely proud to associate with Gionee smartphones for their A series. The A1 Plus is driven by Helio P25 processor combined with the power of 16nm Octa-core processing having a superior ISP built with special focus on dual camera devices. The aim is to differentiate the product through its exceptional camera features providing premium image quality.
The cutting-edge technology will offer improved performance with longer battery life and we look forward to strengthen our relationship with the fastest growing smartphone manufacturer with the upcoming launches.”
A1 Plus continues to focus on exceptional selfie performance, featuring a 20MP front camera along with a customized selfie flash to spread light onto faces more evenly and softly. The soft lighting effect is able to enhance facial complexions, giving users a natural glow and rosiness. Gionee’s independent facial enhancement algorithm automatically detects a user’s face and applies custom beauty settings. Powered by 4-cell technology, the front camera captures more light than before resulting clearer and more beautiful selfies
The other key features which have been developed to guarantee a high-quality selfie, for example, Gionee’s facial recognition system and advanced algorithms have gone into the bokeh-selfie mode, which allows users to blur backgrounds with an artistic bokeh while still allowing their faces to stand out. Users can enjoy studio-quality depth and background bokeh effects.
The A1 Plus offers longer battery life and seamless user experience thanks to an integrated software and hardware solution. Powered by a 4550 mAh battery, users can enjoy uninterrupted usage for up to two days regardless of web browsing, reading or even consuming video content. In addition to longer battery life, GioneeA1 Plus also features Ultrafast charging capability which gives users 2-hour talk time in just 300 seconds of faster, safer and worry-free charging.
The seamless interplay between hardware and software allows GioneeA1 Plus to offer an optimized smartphone experience. The A1 Plus runs on a MTK Helio P25 process or that gives better performance and less power consumption. Powered by a 4GB RAM, The A1 enables smooth multitasking and easy operation, while 64GB internal storage (Expandable up to 256GB) provide ample storage space.
Like the A1, the A1 Plus is also equipped with the fastest fingerprint sensor, unlocking the phone in just 0.2 seconds, for top-notch safety. For the humid Indian conditions, the sensor unlocks the device even with moist fingers. The finger print sensor also activates ‘Edgebar’ allowing users a hub for quicker access to their favorite apps.
A1 Plus offers a full HD display that measures a fantastic six inches across, diagonally—allowing users to see much more of what they want, delivering a truly immersive super experience. It boasts of a host of amazing features such as Split Screen, 2.5D +Gorilla Glass 3, Maxx Audio VOLTE and Virus detection enabled amongst other key features.
Price & Availability
The phone will be available for sale across India retail stores from July 26th at a price of INR 26,999.
Gionee A1 Product Specifications
CPU& OS Helio P25 (Octa Core upto 2.6Hz)
Android Nougat v7.0 with amigo 4
Dimension Dimension: 166.4*83.3*9.1mm
Weight: 226 gm
Memory RAM: 4GB; ROM:64GB
Expendable up to 256GB
Display Size: 15.24 cm (6.0)
Screen Type: IPS
Camera Rear: 13MP AF F2.0 + 5MP FF F2.2
Front: 20MP FF F2.0
Battery 4550mAh, Li – Polymer battery
Colour Mocha Gold, Black
Dual SIM Dual Standby（Hybrid slot）
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n（2.4G+5G）
Micro USB(OTG support)
About Gionee India:
Gionee established its operations in India in 2012 and is headquartered in New Delhi. The company has a patron base of 1.25 crore in India and over 6% market share of the Indian smartphone market. Gionee manufactures all devices for the Indian market in India. The company today has a presence in over 42,000 retail outlets across 2200 cities in India. Guaranteeing a turnaround time of 72 hours to its customers, Gionee has invested in 555 exclusive service stations with plans to expand to 600 enhance its after sales relationships with the customers.