Gionee has introduced a new phablet called the Gionne GPAD G5 today in India for a price of Rs 14,999. Gionee has been doing very well since launching in India and has done 500 crore worth of business in India in 2013. Let’s take a detailed look at their new offering.
The Gionee GPAD G5 is powered by a 1.5 GHz HexaCore processor with Mali 450 GPU. It has a 5.5-inch 720 HD IPS display. It also runs on the latest Android 4.4 Kitkat out of the box. The phablet’s dimensions are 157.3 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm. So, it is only 7.9 mm in thickness.
GPAD G5 comes with a 8 megapixel primary camera with auto-focus on the rear and 2 megapixel secondary camera on the front for Selfies. The phablet comes with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory with expandable memory upto 32 GB. It supports GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz bands as well as WCDMA 900/2100 MHz bands. It is a dual SIM phone with dual standby facility. It comes with Dragontail glass cover over its 5.5-inch HD screen and also has dual crystal loud speaker with DTS.
The phablet comes with a 2400 mAh battery which should give a decent battery backup. It has 3G, GPS/A-GPS, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0. This phablet is specially targeted at the young urban crowd with best in class features.
On the launch of Gionee GPAD G5, Gionee India Head, Mr. Arvind Vohra said,
I am delighted to present our consumers with our latest product, the Gionee GPAD G5. Our basic thought behind introducing this product was to give our consumers a superior product that can be handled with ease. There is a huge demand for premium features at affordable prices. Keeping consumer preferences in mind we have introduced the device which is high on features and easy on the pocket and we are excited to get it to the market.
We have received the Gionee S5.5 from Gionee India and we would post our review shortly. So stay tuned.