Gionee S6s is a camera centric phone with a lot of tech and mech concentrated on its optic setup. For this phone, the company has followed their new ‘Making slim & shine to perfection’ philosophy where the slim element of the idea reflects through the body and construction of the S6s. For selfie lovers, the phone has been fitted with an 8 MP camera on the front. It is also benefited by a front selfie flash and Beautify 2.0 feature. The S6s gets VoLTE and OTG support.
|5.5 Inch IPS LCD Display (401 ppi) with Corning Gorilla Glass v3||Octa Core 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT6753||3GB||32GB internal expandable upto 128GB||
Front Camera: 8MP f/2.2
|Non-Removable 3150 mAh||Gold, Silver, Rose Gold|
Design and Construction
|Dimensions (Inches)||6.08 x 2.98 x 0.33|
|Colour Options||Gold, Silver, Rose Gold|
|Screen Size||5.5 Inches|
|Screen to body ratio (%)||71.23%|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD|
|Pixel Density||401 ppi|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass v3|
|System on Chip||MediaTek MT6753|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53, 64 Bit|
|Internal memory||32 GB|
|Expandable Memory Upto||128 GB|
|No. of SIMS||2|
|Sim 1 Type||Micro SIM|
|Sim 2 Type||Nano SIM|
|No of sensors||1|
|Autofocus type||Phase Detection|
|Flash details||Single LED|
|Video Resolution||1080 x 1920|
|No of sensors||1|
|Os version||Android v6.0 Marshmallow|
|UI||Amigo 3.2 UI|
|Talk Time||23 hours|
|Standby Time||400 hours|
|Fast Charging||No hours|
|Wi-Fi||802.11, b/g/n/n 5GHz|
|Music formats||MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC|
|Video formats||MP4, H.263, H.264|
|GSM||1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz|
|UMTS||1900 / 2100 / 900 MHz|
|LTE (FDD)||1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)|
|LTE (TDD)||2300(band 40)|
On the front of the Gionee S6s is a 5.5 inch IPS capacitive touchscreen. It is a FullHD display with a pixel density of 401PPI. For protection purpose, this screen is equipped with 2.5D water-drop Corning Gorilla Glass with Native Damage Resistance technology. The metallic body features a unibody construction and a camber back. The design of the S6s is claimed to be ergonomically optimized for taking selfies comfortably. Under the screen are three touch capacitive buttons, and at the back is the main camera with a flash module and a fingerprint sensor below it.
The phone is available in two shades of Gold – Latte Gold and a darker Mocha Gold.
The USP of the S6s is the camera setup that comprises of 13 MP unit with f/2.0 aperture and phase detection autofocus. This camera gets modes like Face Beauty, HDR, Night Mode, Panorama, Professional, Time-Lapse, Slow Motion, and many more to enhance the photography experience. On the front is an 8MP camera with Dual Front Flash option that includes a dedicated LED and a Screen Flash feature.
The Gionee S6s makes use of a Mediatek MT6753 Octa-core SoC clocked at 1.3GHz and Mali-T720MP3 GPU. The RAM offered is of 3GB while the internal storage of 32GB can be expanded upto 128 GB via MicroSD card using the sim2 slot of the dual sim tray. The phone gets a decent 3,150 mAh battery that is sufficed for a day of usage. The sensor set offered on the Gionee S6s includes – G Sensor (Auto Rotation), Proximity Sensor, and a Light Sensor.
The Gionee S6S gets Android v6.0 Marshmallow out of the box and Amigo 3.2 UI on top.