Gionee F205 Summary and Introduction
Gionee is a Chinese based OEM and like its colleagues, it has a range of budget smartphones. One of its recent smartphones released towards the end of the previous year is the Gionee F205 smartphone. The smartphone lacks a fingerprint sensor which most people have gotten used to by now but have other features like 4G LTE connectivity and an impressive aluminium alloy build.
It is important a phone appears good even those in the budget category and in this regard the Gionee F205 doesn’t disappoint a bit. The smartphone features curved edges, strong body build and spectacular aesthetics. Additionally, the rear panel is crafted in a manner that makes it appear as if there is a twin camera on the smartphone whereas there is not.
It is very important a phone looks good even in the budget category and the Gionee F205 does not disappoint. The smartphone features rounded edges, solid build and impressive aesthetics. Also, the back panel is crafted in a way that makes it seem as if there’s a dual camera on the smartphone whereas there’s not.
Like the other smartphones it was released with, the Gionee F205 sports an HD+ display. The smartphone also have a relatively small display with a 5.45-inch 1440 X 720 pixels display. Besides, the display boasts of a 2.5D curved glass screen and a pixel density of 295 ppi.
|Resolution||720 by 1440 pixel|
|OS||Amigo UI /Android Nougat|
|Design||Aluminium and Glass|
Price: How much does Gionee F205 cost?
You can get the Gionee F205 in the US for $155 while the price on Canada starts at $199 depending on online retailer you choose from below. In Australia, the price starts at $200 but the price of Gionee F205 in UK is £121 while the EU countries can buy Gionee F205 for €130. In Africa, you can buy the Gionee F205 in Nigeria for ₦55,800 and Kenya for KSh 15,960 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Gionee F205 is RS 9,999.
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Exudes a Plastic and Metal mix overall unibody that’s inviting and appealing to look at. The dual curved antenna lines on this baby simply stunning and definitely adds to the beauty of the device. The rear camera and LED flash are horizontal at the top left corner.
The Gionee logo is seen underneath, when you turn over to the sides, the volume keys and power button are present as usual. It weighs 7.95mm in thickness and weighs just 135.6g, which should be very light to hold when out and about. You can get it in Red, Black and Blue colors only.
The Gionee F205 IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display occupies approximately 73.1% of the smartphone body, setting the screen display size at 5.45 inches with screen resolution at 720 by 1440 pixel and screen density, PPI at 295 pixel per inch.
Gionee F205 runs on Amigo UI and Android Nougat operating system with performance backed by a 2GB RAM and the internal storage size of the Gionee phone is available at 16GB without expandable memory. Running the show on the inside is a Quad-Core MediaTek MT6739 processor clocking at 1.5GHz with a PowerVR GE8100 GPU. Although not necessarily the best arrangement, the above should get you a decent performance.
Gionee F205 has both a rear or primary camera and a front or secondary camera. Gionee F205 comes with 8-megapixel for the rear or primary camera while an 5-megapixel front or secondary camera is stationed for additional camera support.
Battery and Sensors
Gionee F205 packs a non-removable Li-Ion 2670 mAh to power all the above features and more, like the connectivity options which includes WI-Fi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS and sensors which includes accelerometer, proximity and compass.
Even without the fast charging feature, it shouldn’t take up to 2.3 hours to fully charge up the battery from 0% to 100%.
|Device Name||Gionee F205|
|Released Date||Released January 2018|
|Dimensions and Size||148.4 x 70.7 x 8 mm (5.84 x 2.78 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight (in grams)||135.6 g (4.80 oz)|
|Colors||Gold, Red, Blue|
|Number of SIM||Two|
|Battery Capacity||2670 mAh|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.45 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1440 pixel|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||295 ppi pixel density|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Operating System||Amigo 5.0 / Android 7.1 (Nougat)|
|Processor Type or Chipset||Mediatek MT6739|
|Processor||Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Expandable Storage Type||microSD|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||Up to 128GB|
|Front or Secondary||5-megapixel|
|Rear or Primary||8-megapixel|
|Features||Autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Wifi or Wi-Fi||Yes|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|Network Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE|
|Compass or Magnetometer||Yes|
“From Smartphone to Smilephone”. Gionee Communication Equipment Co. Ltd also known as Gionee was founded in 2002 with HQ in Shenzhen, Guangdong is a Chinese based smartphone manufacturer whose products (mostly Android smartphones in the low and mid-range segments) are currently available in over 50 countries including India, Nigeria, Vietnam, Taiwan, Myanmar, Thailand, Philippines and the Middle East amongst others.
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