As expected, Gionee has finally added a new member to its smartphone portfolio with the launch of Gionee M6S Plus smartphone in China today. The device comes in two variants, the standard edition having 6GB RAM with 64GB of internal storage is priced at 3499 yuan (approximately Rs 32,758), while for extreme edition having 6GB and 256GB of internal storage one has to pay 4299 yuan (approximately Rs 40,247). The smartphone is now up for pre-order and sale will kick start from May 2nd.
Gionee M6S Plus features a 6-inch full HD AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 1920× 1080 pixels and is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor. The smartphone comes with huge 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card. The M6S Plus runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow operating system which is wrapped under Amigo OS.
On the camera front, the Gionee M6S Plus sports a 12-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video chats. The smartphone get its strength from a massive 6020mAh non-removable battery with a service life of two and a half years and support Quick Charge 3.0. It also houses a fingerprint scanner, which is placed on its back panel just below the camera module. Besides, the smartphone offers Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi (802.11 ac/a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, a microUSB port, Gravity sensor and light sensor. The handset measures 163 × 80.8 × 8.2 mm and weighs around 212 grams.
Moreover, the smartphone has an encrypted chip which will be used to secure a user’s personal data on the device same as the previous M6 and M6 Plus smartphone.