Gionee launches A1 Lite, partners Airtel, Paytm for exciting offers


Gionee A1 Lite was first launched in Nepal in June and the price of this smartphone in India has been presented at Rs. 14,999. Gionee is also offering 2 years extended warranty on this phone. The handset has 32 GB inbuilt storage which can be increased to 256 GB via microSD card.

Gionee has also partnered with Airtel and Paytm to bundle a few offers with the A1 Lite. The most important feature of this smartphone is the selfie camera and 4000 mAh battery. Called the Gionee A1 Lite, the Rs 14,999 phone boasts a 20-megapixel selfie camera and a 4,000mAh battery. Last month, the company also announced a price cut of Rs. 3,500 on the Gionee A1 bringing the final price to Rs. 16,500.

Specifications The Gionee A1 Lite runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box with Amigo 4.0 UI layered on top.

As for the design, the Gionee A1 Lite bears a chic metallic body that gives it a stylish look. In addition, there is a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner with a response time of just 0.3 seconds. "With the newest in line dual rear camera that delivers professional quality images and videos, and a trendy design, A1 Lite will surely be the next game changer", said Alok Shrivastava, Director - Business Intelligence and Planning, Gionee India.

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The A1 Lite comes with a metal body and the display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Under the hood, the Gionee A1 Lite is powered by a 64-bit 1.3GHz octa-core MediatTek 6753V/WA processor which is accompanied with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage.

Soon after launching the A1 Plus camera-centric smartphone in the Indian market, Shenzhen-based smartphone manufacturer Gionee on Wednesday launched a new Lite version of its popular selfie-centric Gionee A1 smartphone, christened as "Gionee A1 Lite" in the Indian tech market.

Connectivity options of Gionee A1 Lite are - Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 4G VoLTE, 3.5mm audio-jack, micro USB, and Global Positioning System. The phone has been made available in the country's black and gold color variants.

Establishing its operations in India in 2012, Gionee now has six per cent share in the domestic smartphone market. It supports dual SIM dual standby and offers 4G VoLTE connectivity for using with the Jio 4G SIM.