Gionee ELIFE S5.5, world's slimmest phone, comes to India

Written by Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: Apr 1 2014, 03:44am hrs
Gionee ELIFE S5Gionee executives during launch of Gionee ELIFE S5.5 smartphone in Goa. (PTI)
Gionee has brought its Mobile World Congress launch and the worlds slimmest smartphone, the ELIFE S5.5, in India. Named after its 5.55mm body, the phone will be available in India from April 27. The phone has been priced at a very competitive Rs 22,999.

Gionee ELIFE S5.5, which is equipped with a 5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED plus screen, sports a Octa-core 1.7GHz processor. Its has a 13 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera and 2300 mAH battery.

The Gionee is launching the ELIFE S series as a new product category and will feature products that incorporate the best designs without compromising on hardware and software.

Gionee India head Arvind R. Vohra said the company has become popular within a year of operations in India and experienced unprecedented success with the ELIFE series.

Ginonee ELIFE S5.5

The new ELIFE S series brings to the consumer an element of style, design and substance. Apart from being the World Slimmest smartphone the ELIFE S5.5 is powered by a lightning fast processor and has impressive hardware specification to offer great consumer experience, he said.

William Lu Weibing, the president of Gionee, said the phone uses the worlds thinnest AMOLED screen, thinnest PCB board with a 0.6MM and 0.4mm glass rear cover.

Gionee had first shown the ELIFE S5.5 handset at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona (Spain) last month.

ELIFE Gionee S5.5 Standard Version: Full specifications

5.0 Super AMOLED Plus display

Octa-Core 1.7GHz CPU

Single SIM

13.0MP AF +5.0MP AF Camera 95 Degree Ultra-Wide Angle

AMIGO OS 2.0 (based on Android OS, V4.2)

Memory: 16GB+2GB

Ultra slim 145.1 x 70.2 x 5.55mm


WCDMA-850/1900/2100MHz or 900/1900/2100MHz

3.5 mm Earphone Jack


Non-removable 2300mAh Battery