Gionee Elife S5.5

Gionee Elife S5.5 is the world's thinnest phone and runs on Android v4.4 KitKat OS It features a 5" Super AMOLED FHD capacitive touchscreen with pixel density of ~441 ppi It has a 13 MP primary camera with LED flash and a 5 MP wide angle secondary camera It is powered with a 1.7 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor It has 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of ROM with no support for memory expansion Connectivity options in the device includes 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB & USB on-the-go It has a 2300 mAh battery on board and is 5.5 mm thin

Gionee Elife S5.5 Details

The Gionee Elife S5.5 is the latest Android operating system based smartphone by the Chinese handset manufacturer Gionee. The maker of the phone claims it to be the world's slimmest smartphone at 5.5 MM. Below are the detailed features and specifications of the device as per official announcement.
Features and Specifications
Unlike many other Chinese phones available in the market, Elife S5.5 is a single SIM based smartphone powered with a 1.7 GHz octa-core processor from MediaTek. In terms of memory, the device has 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage without any support for expanding the internal memory. But the Elife S5.5 supports USB OTG out of the box for connecting compatible pen drives. Gionee Elife S5.5 has built in complete aluminium metal alloy frame and both sides are covered with 7 layers of Gorilla Glass 3.
Screen and Design
The device has a 5 inch Super AMOLED full HD capacitive touch screen with a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixel resolution that would in turn give an effective pixel density of about 441 PPI. As mentioned earlier, the device is also dubbed to be the World's thinnest smartphone measuring at 5.5 mm. In terms of design, the device has a unibody built and the rear of the device comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
Camera and Multimedia
The device has a 13 MP auto-focus primary rear facing camera that comes with other common camera features including geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, full HD video recording, etc. The rear camera also has an LED flash for better low-light photography. It also has a 5 MP secondary ultra wide angle (95 degree wide) front-facing camera that could be used for video calling and snapping self portraits. In terms of multimedia capabilities of the device, it supports playback of all the common multimedia formats including, but not limited to, MP3, MP4, WAV, AAC, AVI, eAAC+, etc.
Software and Features
Even though it is loaded with a slightly older version of Android operating system - Android v4.3 Jelly Bean, Gionee has recently provided a Android 4.4 KitKat update and loaded with Amigo UI on top of it. In terms of other software features, the device will come preloaded with other common apps and features including Google, Gmail, Google Search, Maps, Hangouts, document viewer, image & video editor, etc.
Battery & connectivity
The device is loaded with a 2300 mAh non-removable Li-ion battery that should be good enough to keep the device powered for an entire day with moderate usage. In terms of connectivity features, the device supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G - HSDPA - 42 Mbps, HSUPA; Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, microUSB and USB on-the-go.

Gionee Elife S5.5 Specifications


Storage 16GB
Rear Camera 13 M.Pixels
Battery 2300 mAh


Display Type Super AMOLED
Resolution 1080x1920 pixels
Pixel Density 441 pixels per inch (ppi)
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 67.7 %


Internal 16GB
Expandable No


Dimensions 5.7x2.7x0.2 inches
Weight 133 grams


Operating System Android OS, v4.2 (Jelly Bean)


Rear 13 M.Pixels
Selfie 5 M.Pixels
Video 1080p@30fps


Standby Time 490 hrs
Type Li-Ion
Talk time 11 hrs (3G)
Capacity 2300 mAh


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


CPU 1.7 GHz
Graphics Mali-450MP4
No of Cores 8 (Octa Core)


Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Other Sensors Proximity Sensor
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