Gionee X1s with 16MP Selfie Camera: Full Specs Review and Price

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Gionee X1s Review

Gionee X1s is the advanced entry level version of the X1. The selfie-focused smartphone is not only affordable but it has some nice specs too. For a midrange device, it basically features everything you need on a standard smartphone.

Gionee X1s DESIGN

Gionee X1s

The Gionee X1s is a very light device, weighing just 166g. It measures 150.4 x 73.5 x 8.8 mm, with its fingerprint scanner mounted at the back for easy access. The X1s was mainly designed with metal and has a smooth finish, it’s available in Black and Gold only.

DISPLAY

You will enjoy a very big and wider screen on the Gionee X1s, thanks to its 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display. It has 67.4% screen-to-body ratio, 720 x 1280 pixels screen resolution and 282 pixels per inch density. The X1s shows more than 16M colours, giving you colourful viewing experience. The screen of the X1s is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE

Running the device is a MediaTek MT6737T chipset and a Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU. For storing files, there’s a 16GB internal storage upgradeable to 256GB with microSD. For swift multitasking and app launching, there’s 3G of RAM. The X1s runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS with Gionee’s Amigo 4.0 skin on top.

Gionee X1s CAMERA

Gionee X1s

As a selfie-focused device, just keep in mind that the 16MP front camera on the X1s will blow you away. The selfie camera was equipped with its own selfie flashlight for dark environments. That’s not all! It also features Beautified Video, a feature that helps enhance your videos while recording it. There’s also a Face Beauty 2.0 feature that also enhances selfies before you even capture. Perfect for selfie lovers right?

Gionee X1s also sports 13MP standard rear camera with dual-LED (dual tone) flash. The rear camera sure does capture amazing photos, it has Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama.

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BATTERY

Gionee is known for their massive battery capacity devices, and the X1s surely didn’t disappoint with 4000mAh battery.

PRICE AND AVAILABILITY

Gionee X1s is available for just $199, that’s about N70,000 – N85,000.

Full SpecificationS Of Gionee X1s

LAUNCH

・Announced: 2017, September
・Status: Available. 2017, September

NETWORK

・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: Yes
・4G Support: Yes
・GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800/1900
・WCDMA: –
・LTE: –
・Number of SIM Card: 2
・Dual SIM Support: Yes

DESIGN

・Dimensions: 150.4 x 73.5 x 8.8 mm
・Color: Black, Gold
・Weight: 166g

DISPLAY

・Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Size: 5.2-inch
・Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
・Pixel Density: 282ppi

SOFTWARE

・OS: Android 7.0
・Processor: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
・Chipset: MediaTek MT6737T
・GPU: Mali-720

STORAGE

・Card slot: Yes, with microSD 256GB
・Internal: 16GB ROM, 3GB RAM

CAMERA

・Primary: 13MP
・Secondary: 16MP
・Flash: Yes, Dual LED Flash

FEATURES

・Wifi: Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
・Bluetooth: Yes, 4.0
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity
・USB: 2.0

BATTERY

・Capacity: 4000mAh
・Standby Time: –
・Talktime: –
・Fast Charging: –

Posted by Joseph Young

Africa's most sought-after Mobile Reporter.

One comment

  1. please how good is the battery? Cos I learnt the battery doesn’t last at all plus the phone malfunction. Please I need sincere answer.

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