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Gionee S9

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INTRODUCTION

Gionee S9
Gionee S9

Gionee S9 smartphone was launched in November 2016. The Gionee Communications Equipment Co. Ltd was founded in the year 2002. Since then, this company has proven to be a high-tech organisation which focuses on research and development, production and sale of mobile phones. Gionee S8 can be considered as the previous version of this phone.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Gionee S9 Design and Display
Gionee S9 Design & Build

The phone is powerfully built with the metal body of dimension 154.2*76.4*7.4 mm with 168 grammes of weight. It possesses the bar type of form with body colours like Black, Rose Gold and Gold. The screen size is adequate measuring 5.5 inches, which is equivalent to 70% of the screen to body ratio, with the FHD LTPS IPS capacitive display.The resolution of the LCD touchscreen is 1920*1080 pixels which are equivalent to 401ppi pixel density with 16 M colours. With the 3D touch display and 3.5 Amigo OS, the screen is protected with the Corning Gorilla Glass 4.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Gionee S9 Performance
Gionee S9 Performance

The phone works on the operating system of Android version 6.0.1 (Marshmallow). The octa-core processor comes with Cortex A 53 with 4*2.0 GHz and Cortex A 53 with 4*1.0 GHz for smooth functioning. The chipset is of the Mediatek type of MT6755 with Helio P10. For enjoying an excellent gaming experience, you can depend on the GPU of Mali T860MP2. The internal memory of the phone is about 64 GB with 4 GB of RAM. The memory is expandable up to 256 GB, where the micro SD card is used in the 2nd SIM slot. The messaging features of the phone are MMS, IM, SMS with the threaded view option, Push mail and Email. HTML 5 can be considered as the primary browser of the phone. There are sensor features on the phone like the accelerometer, compass, fingerprint and proximity sensors. The additional features present in the phone are the document viewer and the photo / video editor.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Gionee S9 Camera
Gionee S9 Camera

The primary camera is of a dual type with 13 megapixels and 5 megapixels. It possesses features like LED flash, touch focus, geo-tagging, HDR, phase detection autofocus, etc. with which you can enjoy sharper and clearer pictures. The secondary camera is also of 13 megapixels, which can give you high-quality pictures of your own.

The phone contains a loudspeaker and an audio jack of 3.5 mm. It also comes with the DTS sound with 24 bit / 192KHz audio and the active noise cancellation with the dedicated microphone. The different alert modes are MP3, WAV ringtones and the vibration modes. The audio formats are MP4 and H.264 player and the video formats supported by the phone are WAV/ eAAC+ player / MP3. The video capacity of the phone is 1080p@30 fps.FM Radio is present where you can connect to your favourite radio stations.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Gionee S9 Battery
Gionee S9 Battery

With the non-removable battery of Li-Ion, you can enjoy the capacity of 3000 mAh for long hours of talk time, listening music or playing games. For the connectivity purposes, the phone offers the WLAN, GPS and the Bluetooth features. The WLAN includes the Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and hotspot features. The Bluetooth of version 4.0 with the A2DP features helps you in sharing files and listen to the music wirelessly. With the A-GPS features, you can track the location and can obtain the direction towards your destination without any error. The micro USB of version 2.0 with the USB host also supports the connectivity of the phone. The GSM of the phone supports frequency bands like 850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900 MHz, and the HSDPA supports frequency bands of 900/ 2100 MHz. The GPRS and EDGE are also backed by the phone. With the 3G network speed, you can use the Android WebKit for a faster internet browsing experience.

PROS AND CONS

The phone contains several advantages, but still you cannot avoid few disadvantages. Let us explain them in detail.

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Excellent display with IPS LCD capacitive touch screen by 5.5 inches screen size
  • Adequate inbuilt memory of 64 GB with expandable slot for saving a huge number of files
  • High quality octa core processor for uninterrupted functioning
  • Android webkit with 3G network speed for excellent internet experience
  • Amazing quality of camera with 13 megapixel of both primary and secondary capacity
  • Adequate battery backup with 3000 mAh capacity
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Battery is non-replaceable by user
  • Java is not supported
  • IRDA is absent

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