Gionee has introduced a new budget smartphone called the CTRL V4S today in India for a price of Rs 9,999. Gionee has previously launched the GPAD G5 a month back and will be launching the Gionee Elife S5.1, which is the world’s slimmest phone soon in India. We have recently reviewed the Gionee Elife S5.5. Check it out.
The Gionee CTRL V4S is powered by a 1.3 GHz Quad-Core processor. It has a 4.5-inch HD (854 x 480 pixels) FWVGA capacitive touch screen display. It also runs on the latest Android 4.4 Kitkat out of the box. The phone comes with DTS and is also has Dual SIM. The device comes with an interesting feature called ‘Hotknot’, which allows two phones to exchange photos and videos in an instant as long as the two screens are put together.
The CTRL V4S comes with a 8-megapixel rear auto-focus camera with LED flash and 2-megapixel secondary front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. The smartphone comes with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory with expandable memory up to 32 GB. It supports GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz bands as well as WCDMA 900 (850)/1900/2100 MHz bands. The dimension of CTRL V4S is 131 x 65 x 7.8 mm, so it is only 7.8 mm in thickness.
The smartphone packs in a 1,800 mAh battery under the hood which should give a decent battery backup. It has 3G, GPS, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0. It is specially targeted at the middle class population.
On the launch of Gionee CTRL V4S, Mr. Arvind Vohra, Gionee India Head said,
“I am delighted to present our consumers with our latest product, the Gionee CTRL V4S. We have introduced this for discerning consumers who love to be connected on the go and are in the lookout for powerful pocket-friendly devices. India is an important market for Gionee and we feel there is no better way to give back to the consumers by introducing a new smartphone this festive season. With every product we introduce we have been trying to make communication simpler and faster and have been constantly coming up with new features like the Hotknot in this device.”
The Gionee CTRL V4S will be available in Black and White colour variants and has been priced at Rs 9,999 (MOP).
We have recently reviewed the Gionee Elife S5.5. Check it out.