Mid-range Gionee P5W with 5-inch display hits the Indian market

Last Updated: 10 May, 2016

Gionee has launched a new budget smartphone, the Gionee P5W, the latest addition to the Pioneer series line-up. The smartphone carries a price tag of Rs. 6,499 and is now available for purchase in India.

The handset features a glossy plastic body and is available in multi range of colors – Black, Blue, Red, White, and Yellow. It runs Android 5.1 Lollipop with Amigo 3.1 skin on top.  The handset supports dual-SIM functionality and features a 5-inch 720p display, 16GB inbuilt storage, a microSD expandable up to 128GB, 5-megapixels on the back, 2-megapixels on the front, 4G LTE connectivity and a 2000mAh battery.

Powering the phone is the 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6735 SoC, clubbed with 1GB of RAM and Mali-T720 GPU. The P5W’s audio is powered by DTS 3D surround sound tech and also sports a face unlock feature. It includes a proximity sensor, accelerometer, digital compass, and an ambient light sensor