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Gionee M6, M6 Plus with data encryption chip launched: Specifications and features

The new Gionee M6 and M6 Plus come with a data encryption chip to keep your information safe and secured. The smartphones have been launched in China.

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Gionee has launched its M6 and M6 Plus smartphones in China. The key feature of the smartphones is a dedicated encryption chip that is aimed at protecting your data at hardware level. Other important highlights of the Gionee M6 and M6 Plus include the large 5,000mAh and 6,020mAh batteries respectively.

Gionee’s encryption chip covers RAM, ROM and eFlash (OS) so that the encryption and authentication related information remains within the chip. The technique is supposed to prevent hackers from gaining access to users’ data by bypassing encryptions which are usually at the software level. In case there is an external damage to the chip, the encrypted data cannot be decrypted by the hacker, thus keeping you personal data safe and secure. The chip will safeguard all your data including call records, photos, notes, documents and more.

Gionee M6 Specifications

It flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD (1080p) AMOLED display. Under the hood is MediaTek’s 64-bit MT6755m octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz and paired with 4GB of RAM. With 64GB and 128GB onboard storage options, a microSD card slot for further expansion is also present.

Gionee M6 Features

For shutterbugs, the Gionee M6 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel selfie camera. Armed with a massive 5,000mAh battery with fast charging feature, connectivity options on the smartphone include dua- SIM, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS.

On the software front, it runs on Amigo 3.5 OS based on Android Marshmallow. It also features a fingerprint scanner embedded within the physical home button, and an IR blaster to let you use the phone as a remote control for your audio video devices.

Gionee M6 price

The Gionee M6 will be going on sale in August with prices starting from RMB 2,699 (Rs 27,200 approximately) for the 64GB variant. The 128GB variant, on the other hand, is priced at RMB 2,899 (Rs 29,200 approximately).

Gionee M6 Plus Specifications

The Gionee M6 Plus a bigger variant of the M6 with a 6-inch full HD (1080p) AMOLED display. At the heart of the M6 Plus runs the same MediaTek’s 64-bit MT6755m octa-core processor clocked at 2GHz and paired with 4GB of RAM. With 64GB and 128GB onboard storage options, you can further expand the storage up to 128GB using a microSD card.

Gionee M6 and Gionee M6 Plus launched

Gionee M6 Plus Features

It features a slightly higher resolution 16-megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash and an 8-megapixel selfie camera. Armed with 6,020mAh battery along with fast charging feature, it includes connectivity options such as dual SIM 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS. On the software front, it runs on Amigo 3.5 OS based on Android Marshmallow.

Similar to the M6, the M6 Plus also includes an IR blaster to control your audio and video devices such as television sets, Hi-Fi systems and more.

Gionee M6 Plus price

The Gionee M6 Plus, on the other hand, will be going on sale from August 13 in China with prices starting from RMB 2,999 (Rs 30,200 approximately) for the 64GB variant. The 128GB variant, on the other hand, is priced at RMB 3,199 (Rs 32,200 approximately).

Disclaimer: Gionee paid for our stay and travel for the M6, M6 Plus launch event in Beijing.

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