The hype around the expected launch of Gionee's Elife S5.5 has already begun. China-based smartphone manufacturer Gionee took some time today to remind us that the Elife S5.5 will be launched soon in India as well.
Just few hours ahead of the official launch in India, the company has started teasing the device on its Facebook and Twitter pages respectively.
The Elife S5.5 will be launched on March 31 when Gionee will host a press conference in Goa, India.
Everyone's been waiting for the world's slimmest smartphone from the stable of Gionee. The phone hasn't been launched in India, but the teasers have begun.
The teaser, which has been posted on the company's official Facebook and Twitter accounts, is more of a reminder for those who've been following all the speculations around the India price of Gionee Elife S5.5 "Engineering Meets Art. Discover The True Meaning of Slim."
Gionee still hasn't given a clear indication of when the Elife S5.5 will be made available in market. It appears that the phone's official price and retail availability will most likely to be announced on the event itself.
We'll find out soon enough. In the meantime, check out the specifications of the Gionee Elife S5.5
The Gionee Elife S5.5 is a premium finished product encased in a 5.5 mm thin metal frame. The device packs a 5.0-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
Under the hood, the world's slimmest phone incorporates a 1.7 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mali 450-MP4 GPU, backed by 2GB LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB internal memory. The Android 4.2 Jelly Bean-powered beast has a 13MP rear-facing camera with an LED Flash with a Full HD 1080p recording capability. It also comes with a 5MP shooter on the front. The makers have added a 2300mAh battery fitted inside.
Other highlighted connectivity options include: 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and USB OTG, amongst others.