The Gionee A1 Signature Edition smartphone is all set to hit shelves in India on June 28. The smartphone will debut in the Indian market with a price tag of Rs 19,999 and is being endorsed by the company brand ambassador and captain of Indian Cricket team, Virat Kohli. The limited edition smartphone will be made available in three color variants- black, gold, and gray with the cricketer’s autograph printed on the rear panel. Also Read - Gionee Max Pro with 3GB RAM launched: Price in India, specificationsAlso Read - Best phones under Rs 6,000: Infinix Smart HD 2021, Redmi 7A, more
Gionee initially unveiled the Gionee A1 at Mobile World Congress in February this year. Earlier, the smartphone was launched in India in March and retailed at the aforementioned price. However, the company announced a price slash lately and the smartphone now retails at Rs 16,999 in India. The Gionee A1 Signature Edition will be exclusively hosted for sale via Amazon India e-commerce website. The pre-bookings for Gionee commenced today on June 20 and are open until June 27. Following that, the smartphone will go on sale online starting from June 28 in India. Also Read - Gionee M12 with 48MP camera, 5100mAh battery launched in Nigeria
Gionee A1 Signature Edition: Features and specification
The Gionee A1 Signature shares a similar spec sheet as the Gionee A1 and there is no significant addition than the autographed back panel. To refresh, Gionee A1 has a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080p) AMOLED display. It is powered by a Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10 octa-core SoC paired with Mali-T860MP2. The smartphone has 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can further be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card. ALSO READ: Gionee A1 lite with 20-megapixel selfie camera launched: Price, specifications, feature
In terms of optics, the Gionee A1 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF support, and LED flash. On the front, it has a 16-megapixel selfie snapper. It houses a 4,010mAh battery with support for fast charging and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. In terms of connectivity, it has dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG, and GPS. On the software front, the Gionee A1 runs on Android Nougat-based Amigo OS 4.0.