Gionee is one of many China-based smartphone manufacturers. This company had introduced a couple of devices this year, including the S6 Pro, S6, M6 and M6 Plus smartphones. Now, the Gionee S6 Pro is one of the most powerful smartphones Gionee had introduced thus far. This smartphone was announced back in June in China, and it hasn’t exactly been available in other markets, well, not until now, read on.
The company has just introduced the Gionee S6 Pro in India, and along with this smartphone, the company has also announced the availability of their VR Headset which is sold separately. That being said, the Gionee S6 Pro is priced at Rs. 23,999 ($360) in India, while the aforementioned VR Headset costs Rs. 2,499 ($38). The Gionee S6 Pro comes to India in two color variants, you’ll be able to purchase it in either Gold or Rose Gold color variants. The device will become available starting October 1st in the country, and if you hurry up and get the device in time, you’ll also get a three-month subscription to Saavn Pro. This handset actually follows Gionee S6s’ launch in India, a device which was announced last month in India.
The Gionee S6 Pro sports a 5.5-inch fullHD display, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable internal storage. This smartphone is fueled by the Helio P10 64-bit octa-core processor, along with the Mali-T860MP2 GPU. The 13-megapixel camera (PDAF included) is placed on the back of the Gionee S6 Pro, while you’ll be able to find an 8-megapixel snapper up front. The 3,130mAh battery is also a part of this package, and it is not removable. Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow comes pre-installed on the Gionee S6 Pro, and on top of it, you get Gionee’s Amigo OS 3.2. This is a dual SIM smartphone, and it measures 153 x 75.3 x 7.6mm, while it weighs 170 grams.
In terms of build, this smartphone has lots to offer, as it sports a premium metallic build, though its design is not exactly earth-shattering, we’ve seen quite a few similar devices thus far. This smartphone comes with a physical key below its display, and its rear-facing camera protrudes on the back ever so slightly.