Hyderabad: Riding on the record breaking success of itsflagship model A1, Gionee Indiatoday announced the launch of A1 Plus,furthering its commitment to provide an unmatched photography and battery experience.Equipped with best in classfeatures , A1 Plus has professional quality 13MP+5MP rear dual camera and 20 MP front camera. Powerful in performance, A1 Plus has
a 4550mAh battery and Helio P25 Octa-core processor with 4GB RAM, 64 GB ROM and 256 GB expandable memory. A1 Plus will be available across India in retail stores at an attractive price of INR 26,999.
Thenew model demonstrates superior features like great dual rear camera for premium quality photography experience alongside long-lasting battery life with ultrafast charge and cutting edge MediaTekHelio P25 processor. Dual rear camera allows one to capture the details and collect the depth of field information, enabling users to take vibrant and livelypictureseven in low-light conditions.From wide-angle shots to artsy bokeh effects, Gionee A1 plusis all geared to raise the standard of smartphone photography to the next level with its dual rear camera.
A1 Plusalso comes with a premium performing chip from the MediaTekHelio family, Helio P25, which combines the power of 16nm Octa-core processing with a superior ISP which is ideal for dual camera devices.Designed for Android smartphones that aim to differentiate through exceptional camera features and overall advanced image quality. By adopting a 16nm FinFET+ process node, MediaTekHelio P25 offers an Octa-core Cortex-A53 processor clocked at up to 2.6GHz that delivers more power while using less energy than competing solutions.
The MediaTek platform, coupled with 4 GB RAM + 64GB ROM, provides an enhanced user experience at a lower power consumption rate.
Commenting on the launch, Alok Shrivastava, Director – Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee Indiasaid, “The A Series is rooted to the growing demand of high quality smartphone photography experience. Keeping up with the rising trend the A1 Plusexhibits excellent camera quality with flawless dual rear cameraand exquisite design tradition that will earn accolades for Gionee flagship series.We are confident that our attention to detail with impressive specs, powerful battery and advanced features will deliver the best user experience possible.”
Kuldeep Malik (Country Head, Corporate Sales International), MediaTekwhile talking about the collaboration said, “We are extremely proud to associate with Gionee smartphones for their A series. The A1 Plus is driven by Helio P25 processor combined with the power of 16nm Octa-core processing having a superior ISP built with special focus on dual camera devices. The aim is to differentiate the product through its exceptional camera features providing premium image quality.
The cutting-edge technology will offer improved performance with longer battery life and we look forward to strengthen our relationship with the fastest growing smartphone manufacturer with the upcoming launches.”
A1 Pluscontinues to focus on exceptional selfie performance, featuring a 20MP front camera along with a customized selfie flash to spread light onto faces more evenly and softly. The soft lighting effect is able to enhance facial complexions, giving users a natural glow and rosiness. Gionee’s independent facial enhancement algorithm automatically detects a user’s face and applies custom beauty settings. Powered by 4-cell technology, the front camera captures more light than before resulting clearer and more beautiful selfies
The other key features which have been developed to guarantee a high-quality selfie, for example, Gionee’s facial recognition system and advanced algorithms have gone into the bokeh-selfie mode, which allows users to blur backgrounds with an artistic bokeh while still allowing their faces to stand out. Users can enjoy studio-quality depth and background bokeh effects.
The A1 Plusoffers longer battery life and seamless user experience thanks to an integrated software and hardware solution. Powered by a 4550 mAhbattery, users can enjoy uninterrupted usage for up to two days regardless of web browsing, reading or even consuming video content. In addition to longer battery life, GioneeA1 Plusalso features Ultrafast charging capability which gives users 2-hour talk time in just 300 seconds of faster, safer and worry-free charging.
The seamless interplay between hardware and software allows GioneeA1 Plusto offer an optimized smartphone experience.The A1 Plus runs on a MTK Helio P25 processorthat gives better performance and less power consumption. Powered by a 4GB RAM, The A1 enables smooth multitasking and easy operation, while 64GB internal storage (Expandable up to 256GB) provide ample storage space.
Like the A1, the A1 Plus is also equipped with the fastest fingerprint sensor, unlocking the phone in just 0.2 seconds, for top-notch safety. For the humid Indian conditions, the sensor unlocks the device even with moist fingers. The finger print sensor also activates ‘Edgebar’ allowing users a hub for quicker access to their favorite apps.
A1 Plusoffers a full HD display that measures a fantastic six inches across, diagonally—allowing users to see much more of what they want, delivering a truly immersive super experience. Itboasts of a host of amazing features such as Split Screen, 2.5D +Gorilla Glass 3, Maxx Audio VOLTE and Virus detection enabled amongst other key features.
Price & Availability
The phone will be available for sale across India retail stores from July 26th at a price of INR 26,999.