Gionee M11 – The Gionee M11 has been released by the Chinese phone maker and this clearly shows that the phone company is going all out to ensure that their customers and fans are happy.
The Gionee M11 was announced together with the Gionee M11s and one of the highlights of the device is its strong battery strength.
There are other interesting features that the Gionee fans will love about the phone and this is what we will be looking at in this write up.
The Gionee M11 is sold for about ₦56,000 in Nigeria, but there are bound to be variations because of some reasons one of which is the particular variant that you are going for. You can buy from trusted phone stores, online stores and e-commerce sites.
M11 Design / Display
The Gionee M11 sports a plastic build with a glass front. The design of the smartphone really looks nice and the smooth panel gives the device a premium body feel.
The smartphone measures 160.0 x 75.8 x 8.4 mm in dimensions and has a weight of 175 grams.
The device is can be gotten in three colour options and they are Dream Blue, Jade Green and Star Black.
As we already pointed out, the Gionee M11 has a glass front and this is a 6.217-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, a 19:9 ratio, and 267 PPI density.
It also features an IPS LCD technology as well as a 2.5D curved glass cover.
The M11 rear camera set up is made up of a 16MP primary camera and a 2MP secondary sensor. But it appears as though the 2MP sensor is interpolated to 5MP or it can be said that some models of the smartphone come with a 5 megapixels secondary camera.
The device comes with a 5 megapixels front facing camera, although this also seems to be interpolated to 8 MP or some variants come with 8 megapixels front camera.
The camera set up of the Gionee M11 is sure to substantially handle your photography and video making needs.
Hardware / Software
Running the show on the inside of the Gionee M11 is a Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 chipset based on 12nm process technology. The octa-core processor on the smartphone handles its assignment at a speed of 2.0 GHz.
There is the PowerVR GE8320 GPU that is in charge of graphics.
The smartphone boasts of Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box.
With regards to memory and storage capacity, the smartphone is available in different variants. There is the 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage variant, the 3GB RAM with 64GB internal storage variant and the 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage variant.
Nevertheless, you can make more room for your files by expanding the storage capacity up to 128GB by making use of a memory card.
While you make your choice on the particular model to go for, have it at the back of your mind that the different models have different price tags.
Battery / Network
The Gionee M11 is fitted with a massive 4000 mAh battery that will provide phone users with long hours of use before there will be any need to recharge.
It also promises a fast charging experience. It therefore comes as no surprise that the device is referred to as a Superior power.
The smartphone boasts of a dual SIM slot with 4G LTE Network. As such browsing and other internet tasks will be at 4G speeds. The smartphone also features WiFi, Bluetooth, FM radio, A-GPS and Type C USB.
Gionee M11s Specs – The Gionee M11s is an improved variant of the Gionee M11 and so some upgrades are expected.
While it is true that the two devices look very similar, the Gionee M11s seems to be built to provide the phone users with a better performance.
An area of the Gionee M11s that is really appreciated by the Gionee lovers is its larger memory and storage options.
The Gionee M11s is sold for about ₦53,000 in Nigeria.
M11s Design / Display
As we have already pointed out, the M11s comes with a similar body design as what is obtainable with the Gionee M11. It will be a very difficult task to try to tell the two devices apart by just taking a casual look at their body design.
However, when you check out the inbuilt storage as well as the camera set-up, then you will know which one is which.
The rear panel of the M11s which is of a plastic build is where you’ll find the rear camera set up with its accompanying LED flash as well as a fingerprint scanner.
In dimensions, the M11s measures 160.0 x 75.8 x 8.4 mm and has a weight of 175 grams.
The colour options that you can get the smartphone in are Dream Blue, Ink Green, and Starry Black colours.
The glass screen of the smartphone is a 6.3-inch display with a Full HD+ screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with protection and boasts of a higher screen to body ratio.
When it comes to the camera department, the smartphone is available in two models. There is one with a dual rear camera set up that consists of a 16 megapixel camera and a 5 megapixel camera with a 13 megapixel front facing camera.
There is the other model that features a dual rear camera set up that is made up of a 20 megapixel camera and an 8 megapixel camera with a 16 megapixel front facing camera.
The model that will be available in the Nigerian market is the model with the 16 megapixel camera and a 5 megapixel camera as the rear camera set up and a 13 megapixel front facing camera.
The camera arrangement of the smartphone is capable of providing you with really good looking pictures and videos.
M11s Hardware / Software
Powering the Gionee M11s is a Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 based on 12nm process technology. The device comes with a 2.0GHz octa-core processor paired with 4GB, 6GB, or 8GB of RAM and 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB. The storage capacity can be expanded through the aid of a micro SD card.
The PowerVR GE8320 GPU that the device features handles the graphics as well as other gaming issues.
The smartphone boasts of the Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box.
Gionee M11s Battery/Network
The Gionee M11s is equipped with a 4000 mAh with support for a fast charge. This battery has the ability to last you for an entire day upon being fully charged, but this also depends on the rate of usage.
The device boasts of a dual SIM with 4G LTE Network.
Other nice features on the smartphone include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth for a wireless connection, A-GPS for navigation, FM radio and Type C USB.