Gionee launches new phone – Elife S8 with awesome feature : Gionee launched its latest smartphone – Elife S8 on 22nd February, 2016 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Gionee also showcases its brand new logo which is inspired by smiley emojis. Gionee President William Lu stated that the new ‘Make Smiles’ rebranding is to showcase Gionee as a global company.
Gionee come up with interesting function, here are the fisrt impressions of Elife S8:
The Build and design of Gionee Elife S8 is very nice , Elife S8 come up with slick metal body which is non removable, By the keen observation you can see the antenna loop on the rear edge and the phone is really feels good in hand it isn’t slippery as it looks.
Gionee Elife S8 has comes with a 5.5-inch AMOLED display. The display comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection and the new feature in this phone which catches the attention is 3D Touch feature it work pretty good , this function we had seen in Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus that makes Elife S8 different from other Android smartphones. 3D touch feature works as long pressing on the camera icon for instance brings up options to shoot selfies or videos or snapshot. Long pressing on the home page animates the wallpaper and so on.
The Gionee S8 has MediaTek’s Helio P10 or the MT6755 chipset has 1.9GHz octa core processor. The phone has superb 4GB ram facility along with the 64Gb internal storage which can be extent with the help of MicroSD slot support up to 200GB according Gionee.
The Goinee S8 has Dual sim slot which support 4G configuration , phone has some key features such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, FM Radio etc. Gionee S8 home button also work as finger print scannner . Gionee s8 has powerful and massive 3000mah Battery.
Every smartphone has most important function which is camera , Gionee S8 has 16MP rear camera with an RWB sensor and an 8MP front facing camera. Gionee provide video editor app which can let you make and edit videos on your own or via its presets which are demarcated based on time, you can make Slow motion video at it best due to its slow motion video shooting modes. The camera also supports barcode scanning, animated GIFs and mood captures.
The Gionee Elife S8 Support Android 6.0 Marshmallow along with Gionee’s proprietary Amigo 3.2 user interface. Marshmallow is a latest version of all android device which makes the smartphone work better and efficient and improve stability in whole aspects.
GIonee Elife S8 has been priced at around 449 Euros which roughly converted to around Rs 34,000 in India, this amount in not from the Gionee , its just a conversion. In this price range Gionee looks great as it provide some awesome feature with extraordinary hardware and software.