Gionee launched the S9 in China in November last year, priced at RMB 2,499 (approximately Rs 24,600), which boasted a dual-rear camera setup. While it’s just been five months, Gionee seems ready to launch its next smartphone — Gionee S10. The smartphone is listed on China’s TENAA certification website, which reveals that successor would come with improved hardware. Also Read - Gionee Max Pro with 3GB RAM launched: Price in India, specifications
The TENAA listing, first spotted by Androidpure, reveals what the Gionee S10 smartphone could look like. The images show the front, side and the back panel of the smartphone. It is seen sporting a full-metal body. On the front, the smartphone’s selfie camera lens can be spotted above the display. The home button, which will also double up as the fingerprint scanner is located below the display. Like the S9, the upcoming smartphone too features a dual-camera setup at the back, but the lenses are placed horizontally. The power button and the volume rocker are located on the right side on the smartphone. Also Read - Gionee M12 with 48MP camera, 5100mAh battery launched in Nigeria
Gionee S10 specifications, features
Gionee S10 sports a 5.5-inch 1080p full HD display. At its heart is a 2GHz octa-core processor paired with 4GB of RAM. It also comes with 64GB of flash storage, which can be further expanded via a microSD card up to 128GB.
On the photography front, the Gionee S10 is likely to come with a 13-megapixel dual-rear camera module along with support for full HD 1080p video recording. Up front, the smartphone will have a 16-megapixel selfie snapper. Backed by a 3,700mAh battery, the smartphone will offer connectivity options like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and 4G along with VoLTE. On the software front, the smartphone will run on Android 7.0 Nougat. According to TENAA listing, the smartphone will be available in gold and black color options.
In comparison, the Gionee S9 was launched with features like a 5.5-inch 1080p display with 2.5D curved glass on top, MediaTek MT6755 octa-core processor with 4GB of RAM, and 64GB expandable storage. The smartphone features a 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual-rear camera setup with an LED flash. For selfie lovers, it features a 13-megapixel front camera. The smartphone is kept ticking with a 3,000mAh battery. Connectivity options include dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.0, micro USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, and GPS. On the software front, it runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.