Gionee M6 is perhaps the best Gionee smartphone on the market. Build with premium materials; this beauty is a masterpiece.
More so, the phone comes with a cutting edge design, incredible 5000 mAh battery, sleek aesthetics & lightning fast processor, 4GB RAM, and an efficient processor.
Overall, the phone boasts of impeccable specs that can be compared only with high-end devices like iPhone & Samsung.
Launched in the third quarter of 2016, the M6 is the successor to the highly rated Gionee M5 that features a whopping 6020 mAh; which is Gionee’s phone with the largest battery strength till date.
Now, the fact is; the M6 is quite expensive. However, the features it holds is for users that want the something different than the ordinary.
Check out the Pros and Cons:
- Cutting edge design
- Mind blowing cameras (both back & front)
- Large battery capacity
- User-friendly OS
- Comes with the pre-dated Android v6. Fans expected it to run the latest Android v7 (Nougat).
GENERAL SPECIFICATION OF THE GIONEE M6
Operating system: Android v6 (Marshmallow)
Processor: 1.8GHz Quad Core processor
Colours: Champagne, Gold
SIM Count: Dual SIM
Current Price: Between
N120,000 – N130,000
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Display: 5.5-inch AMOLED Touch Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 ppi)
Back Camera: 13MP Camera, phase detection, Dual-LED flash, autofocus
Front Camera: 8MP Camera, LED Flash, Panorama
Internal Storage: 64GB/124GB Storage
Memory Card Support: Yes (Expandable to 128GB)
4G LTE: Yes
Internet & Connectivity
USB Port: Yes
Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
Instant Messaging: Yes
Music Player: Yes
FM Radio: Yes
Video Player: Yes
Headphone Jack: Yes
Battery: 5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
Design & Display
The phone is designed with partly metal and premium materials which provide a comfortable grip when held in hand.
In addition to this, the phone is a little bit trimmed and slimmer than the M5 giving the phone a desirable & fashionable look.
The volume rockers and the power button is located on the right side while the home button is embedded right in front.
For users that would want a decent sized phone that’s neither big or small, the M6 will easily fit into that standard.
On a scale of 1 to 10, the phones design clocks 8 in our rating.
The camera features a unique 13 MP rear camera that’s built taking quality pictures. Coupled with a Dual-led flash, users can get amazing pictures even in dark environments. While up front, there’s an 8 MP that’s perfect for the selfie lovers.
Overall, the cameras are exciting. Thanks to other features the camera holds like autofocus, dual-LED flash, Panorama, and HDR, Indeed, you are definitely getting the best Gionee phone money can pay for.
HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE
No one will tell you that two powerful processors power the Gionee M6 to action. It utilizes the Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10 chipset that’s clocked at 1.8GHz while the other processor is up to 1.0GHz.
Also, the phone comes with a built-in storage of 64GB/128GB and 4GB of RAM to put icing on the cake. The result of this is an incredible phone that is fast and does not lag.
Download speed has always been a problem most smartphones. However, the M6 comes with 4G LTE which supports a download speed of up to 300 Mbps.
It seems as though large battery storage is the trademark of the Marathon series. And the M6 follows the same path as it comes with a huge 5000 mAh Li-Po Battery. If the purported active time of the smartphone is true, the battery could last up to 2 business days on a full charge.
Most impressively, the battery is equipped with reverse charge meaning that it could be used as a power bank.
If you want a device that can last for a long time even after a day’s heavy use, this smartphone is ideal for you.
THE GIONEE M6 PRICE IN NIGERIA
Gionee M6 is priced at
N120,000 to N170,000 in Nigeria.
You should know that there’s no fixed price for it as the price may vary depending on where you purchase it from, While the dollar equivalent is about $400 – $550 at the parallel market.