Smartphone company, Gionee, pushed the Gionee S8s to the market recently with a wide notch which is dubbed “Notch Fullview Display”.
The device features a 5.86-inch display, 3GB RAM for multitasking paired with 32GB of expandable storage, dual rear camera setup and a 3000mAh power storage (battery).
Charging the phone will be fast with its inbuilt fast charging technology. Gionee has a notion that the phone will charge up fully in less than an hour.
Let’s see what this phone has to offer…
- Network: 2G / 3G / 4G
- Display: 5.86-inches, IPS LCD Touchscreen display — (1520 x 720 pixels)
- Software: Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Processor: 2.0GHz Octa-core CPU (MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) )
- Memory: 3GB RAM | 32GB ROM
- Cameras: Front — 8MP | Rear — 13MP + 5MP (Dual LED Flash)
- Battery: 3000mAh
Software, Design, Display
Powering this smartphone is the 9th major release of Android also known as Android 9 pie. Gionee UI partners with Android Pie to give the users the best experience.
You shouldn’t expect something extraordinary from the S8s design. It features a wide notch cut out at the top which contains the front-facing camera, speaker grill, and proximity sensor.
A significant chin exists at the bottom of the device. It weighs 167.5g, is 8.75mm thick and comes painted in two colors options; Black and Gold.
There are three slots available on the Gionee S8s – Two Nano SIM slots and a microSD card slot for storage expansion. Security is provided by the fingerprint sensor that is situated on the rear.
The Gionee S8s comes with a screen that is moderate. The front has a 5.86-inch screen with a notch. Its resolution in pixels is 1520 x 720 and it has an aspect ratio of 19:9.
Performance, Hardware, Cameras
What controls the Gionee S8s at the processing levels is a MediaTek Helio P22 which has eight cores. Graphics processing is handled by an IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU with clocking speed of 650MHz. Performance specs not only end there as there’s a 3GB RAM installed for smooth switching between apps. Internal storage is pegged at 32GB which can be further expanded up to 128GB via an SD card.
For optics, the rear is fixed with dual lenses – A main 13MP lens supported by a secondary 5MP depth sensor camera, making portrait mode photos possible. At the other side of the phone – the front – lies an 8MP shooter which sees to selfie needs.
The power storage capacity of the battery is 3,000mAh and it is a non-removable battery.
Gionee S8s Price in Nigeria
|Online Stores||From ₦45,000|
Gionee S8s Full Device Specifications
Here are the full essential details about the device…
Network and Software
|Operating System||Android 9.0 (Pie)|
Design and Display
|Dimensions||149.1 x 71.65 x 8.75mm|
|Colors||Black and Gold|
|Display Type||IPS LCD Touchscreen|
|Display Resolution||1520 x 720 pixels|
Performance and Hardware
|Processor Name||MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762)|
|Processor Type||2.0GHz Octa-core CPU|
|SD Card Support||Yes (up to 128GB)|
|Rear Camera||13MP + 5MP (Dual LED Flash)|
Connectivity and Multimedia
|WiFi||802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direc802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Extras||Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor|