After announcing its high-end phone Dream DI recently, the Chinese brand Gionee today has launched its budget phone Gionee P1 with touchscreen and Android running in the background. The phone is introduced for Rs 4,999. Also Read - Asus ROG Flow X13 review: A power-packed convertible
The Gionee P1 is a dual-SIM phone which offers dual-stand by. It features a 3.5-inch HVGA TFT capacitive touchscreen. It is powered by a 1GHz Cortex A9 processor, runs on Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread and comes with 256MB RAM and a 512MB internal memory expandable up to 32GB with microSD. It carries two cameras, a 2-megapixel one at the back and a front facing VGA camera, and offers a 1500mAh battery. The connectivity options in the phone include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS.
The company has announced this model in black color only, and is offering a 4GB microSD card along with 2 phone cases and a screen protection film complimentary in the box.
At this price point, the Gionee P1 will be competing against the recently announced Intex Aqua SX priced at Rs 4,490 and the Aqua Star at Rs 3,990, along with the likes of Karbonn A4 and the Micromax Ninja A54.