In a quick succession of launching Marathon M4 in August this year, Gionee today announced the launch of another smartphone, F103, at Rs 9,999. This smartphone is the first device in the F-Series which aims at grabbing the attention of consumers who are interested in fashion and lifestyle.
The Gionee F103 features a 5 inch HD (1280 X 720 pixels) IPS Dragontrail display. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad core processor coupled with 2GB LPDDR3 RAM and runs on Android 5.0. The smartphone comes with dual SIM and is 4G enabled.
It has an 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5 megapixel front camera. Gionee F103 has a 16 GB internal storage and at this point of time it is not known whether it has an expandable memory slot or not. It packs a 2,400 mAh battery.
On the connectivity front, apart from 4G, Gionee F103 supports WiFi, GPS/AGPS, and Bluetooth.Gionee F103 will be available for Rs 9,999 in retail market from the first week of September. Colour option will be Pearl White, Dawn White and Black.
Gionee F103 is going to face a tough competition from Micromax Yu and Xiaomi in the Sub Rs 10,000 price segment as they have Yu Yureka and Note 2 respectively which are value for money devices and are quite impressive.