Gionee Elife E8

Gionee Elife E8 has a metal body and runs Amigo 3.1 UI based on Android 5.0 Lollipop The device has a 6-inch AMOLED touch screen display with a Quad HD (1440x2560 pixels) resolution and offering 489 PPI It features a 24 MP primary camera with LED flash and an 8 MP secondary camera This phone is powered by an octa-core 2.0 GHz MediaTek Helio X10 chipset and has 3GB of RAM It has 64GB internal storage and a microSD card slot. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Dual SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and microUSB 2.0 This phone has a fingerprint sensor at the back under the camera The device is powered by non-removable 3,500 mAh Li-Ion battery

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Processor : Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10
Storage : 64GB
Battery : 3500 mAh battery
Camera : 24 M.Pixels
SIM : Dual SIM (Micro-SIM)
Operating System : Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)


out of 10
  • Good Stuff
  • Crisp display
  • Up to 128GB of expandable storage
  • Reliable battery life
  • Bad Stuff
  • Hefty profile
  • Low light camera performance could be better
  • Underwhelming graphics muscle
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Gionee Elife E8 Details

The Gionee Elife E8 is the company s high-end flagship phone which features a 6-inch AMOLED display sporting Quad-HD (1440 2560 pixels) resolution and primarily a smartphone meant of complete entertainment. On the software front, Gionee has pre-loaded it with its new Amigo 3.0 UI which is based on the Android 5.0 Lollipop.
The Elife E8 is the directly successor of the Elife E7 phablet and takes the level higher by a notch. Gionee has utilised a 6.0-inch AMOLED display with 2560x1440 pixels resolution to deliver a crisp and crystal clear image quality as well as vibrant colours.
The massive display of the Elife E8 is powered by an octa-core 2.0 GHz MediaTek MT6795 mobile chipset and armed with 3GB of RAM. The overall system and gaming is powered with the with PowerVT Rogue G6200 GPU for graphics support. All modern games would run easily and look fantastic on the gorgeous display.
The Elife E8 will offer 64GB on-board storage with memory card slot to hold up to 128GB microSD card. To take the imaging a step further from E7, the Elife E8 has a 24-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash which can interpolate up to 100MP resolution images and also shoot 4K videos. Besides that, the primary camera will also feature lossless zoom and can also record Ultra HD quality videos.
Under the primary camera is a fingerprint sensor usable for secured access to the phone. In the front is a 8MP camera with wide angle lens to capture selfies and host HD video calls.
The Elife E8 will offer high-speed mobile data connectivity with the 4G LTE network support and faster mobile web as well as downloads with Wi-Fi. It also packs Bluetooth 4.1 for transferring files or stay connected to the accessories.
Measuring 9.6 mm thick, Elife E8 weighs 207 grams including the non-removable 3,500 mAh battery. Gionee is pitting Elife E8 as one of its flagship smartphones, heavily focused on imaging and entertainment.

Gionee Elife E8 Specifications


Processor Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10
Storage 64GB
Rear Camera 24 M.Pixels
Battery 3500 mAh


Resolution 1440x2560 pixels
Display Type AMOLED
Pixel Density 490 pixels per inch (ppi)
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 73.5 %


Internal 64GB
Expandable MicroSD, 256GB


Dimensions 6.4x3.2x0.3 inches
Weight 210 grams


Operating System Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)


Selfie 8 M.Pixels
Rear 24 M.Pixels
Video 2160p@30fps


Standby Time 500 hrs (3G)
Type Li-Po
Talk time 20 hrs (3G)
Capacity 3500 mAh


Wi-Fi Yes with dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP
SIM Configuration Dual SIM (Micro-SIM)
NFC Chipset Yes
Infrared No


Chipset Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10
CPU 2.0 GHz
Graphics PowerVR G6200
No of Cores 8 (Octa Core)


Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Other Sensors Proximity Sensor
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