Chinese handset vendor Gionee announced the launch of its flagship model Elife E7 alongside its younger kin Elife E7 Mini in India in December 2013. But, it is only now that the miniature variant is going on sale in the country. Online retailer Snapdeal has listed the Elife E7 Mini for sale for Rs 19,500. gionee elife e7 mini

The Elife E7 Mini boasts of a 4.7 inch IPS IGZO HD display carrying a resolution of 1280×720 pixels and is stuffed with a 1.7 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor coupled with Mali 450-MP4 GPU. Fueled with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean topped with Amigo UI 2.0, the handset packs 16 GB of internal storage that cannot be expanded externally as it is devoid a micro SD card slot.

For imaging, there is a 13 MP swivel camera at the rear clubbed with LED flash and FHD 1080p video recording. Also, there is 1 GB of RAM for multi-tasking along with connectivity aspects such as 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. Under the hood is a 2,100 mAh battery that is capable of delivering a decent backup.

It appears like Gionee has always showed interest in releasing its smartphones in India, hence the firm has advertised itself as a premium and mid-range brand in the nation. Only lately, Gionee unleashed the Elife S5.5, the world’s slimmest smartphone in India.

Key Specs

Model Gionee Elife E7 Mini
Display 4.7 inch, HD
Processor 1.7 GHz Octa Core
RAM 1 GB
Internal Storage 16 GB, Non-Expandable
OS Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Camera 13 MP
Battery 2,100 mAh
Price Rs 19,500