Gionee Steel 5 is loaded with a 6.21-inch HD+ display with waterdrop notch and a screen resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels. The phone is powered by a 2.0GHz octa-core processor.
The device is available in three memory configurations: 3GB RAM + 64GB ROM, 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage option. The company has revealed the expandable storage option for Gionee Steel 5. For optics, it is loaded with a dual-camera setup with a combo of 12-megapixel primary lens with PDAF support and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. For the front, there is a 13-megapixel selfie shooter.
The Gionee Steel 5 is backed with a 5,000mAh battery with an intelligent power management system and 5V/2A charging support. The phone runs of AmigoOS, which is based on Android 9.0 Pie. The handset measures 159.7 x 75.9 x 9.9mm.