The new Gionee S8 released at MWC 2106 on Monday in Spain had the new brand logo along with the tagline.The new Gionee phone has a 5.5-inch AMOLED display and 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. One of the main features it is providing is the Force Touch capability to the touch screen after Apple’s 3D Touch. It can have up to two SIM cards or the second  slot can be used for extra memory storage. The internal memory is of 64 GB and has 4 GB of RAM with the octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor.


The camera is 16-megapixel f/1.8 and a classic 8-megapixel front camera which only a few phones at present. Coming to the battery Gionee S8 offers a 3000 mAh battery considered decent for an android-based device. Coming to the display Gionee has done a brilliant job in inculcating the gestures of force touch in the routine app launching. The screen can recognize three gestures – one is the touch to select the app, the second is tap to preview the content of the app on context and third to run the app when the display is pressed. The fingerprint sensor is also added into the phone with the home button up in the front.


With the Gionee S8 released at MWC 2106, the competition will be increased considering the new attractive features. The Gionee S8 also provides the feature if having two Whatsapp and WeChat accounts, an extra benefit for a dual SIM phone and not worrying about transferring from one number to another. Providing so many features in a phone is pretty amazing and the price was announced EUR 449 which comes around INR 35,000.

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