China based mobile phone manufacturer, Gionee who has recently started its operations in India has announced the launch of the Gionee P1 budget Android smartphone for the Indian market.
Priced at Rs 4,999, the Gionee P1 comes with a 3.5 inch display with 320 x 240 pixel resolution. The Gionee P1 comes with a single core processor running at 1 GHz on Android’s older Gingerbread operating system with 256 MB RAM and 512 MB of internal storage. The storage can further be increased with through a micro SD card of up to 32 GB.
Other features on the Gionee P1 include dual SIM with dual standby feature, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, micro USB and 3.5mm jack. There is a 2 megapixel fixed focus camera at the back while a VGA camera is at the front. Apart from that the company is offering a 4 GB micro SD card along with two phone cases and a screen protection for free with the device.
Currently, there are lot of competitors of the Gionee P1 in the market including devices from brands like Micromax, Lava, Spice and even Samsung which is selling its Galaxy Y Duos Lite smartphone for Rs 5,999.