Gionee P8 Max Summary and Introduction
Gionee P8 Max is not all that a worthy successor to the previous P7 Max from Gionee, although coming with a very similar spec write-up, the P8 Max was defective in areas we expected improvement or nothing less.
The device maintained the same design pattern in the series and a large RAM space for a decent phone performance, fingerprint scanner is absent as widely expected. That not withstanding below are key specs of the Gionee P8 Max.
Offering somewhat impressive RAM, the Gionee P8 Max is a device for people interested in decent performance at a friendly price. Gionee P8 Max features a large HD display, a quad-core processor, and Android Marshmallow OS. Gionee P8 Max boasts premium and impressive features starting from its camera, performance configurations, battery and display which can serve well when on the run.
Gionee P7 Max is Probably the first phone that comes to mind when you think of a good alternative, it has better processor that its later counterpart. Infinix S2 Pro should also be thrown into the mix, Tecno Camon CX on the other hand is not a bad alternative to look out for.
|Resolution||720 by 1280 pixels|
|OS||Amigo UI and Android Marshmallow|
Price: How much does Gionee P8 Max cost?
You can get the Gionee P8 Max in the US for $220 while the price on Canada starts at $270 depending on online retailer you choose from below. In Australia, the price starts at $279 but the price of Gionee P8 Max in UK is £181 while the EU countries can buy Gionee P8 Max for €199. In Africa, you can buy the Gionee P8 Max in Nigeria for ₦75,000 and Kenya for KSh 22,000 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Gionee P8 Max is RS 13,000.
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The Gionee P8 Max is not the most elegant we have seen, but it is not bad either. It has a slight touch of a high-end device, especially with the screen light off. We have to say it is rather thick, though, at 9.2 millimetres. Gionee P8 Max comes with a full metallic body, the curved edges as well makes it easy and comfortable to handle.
The Gionee P8 Max IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display occupies approximately 70.5% of the smartphone body, setting the screen display size at 5.5 inches with screen resolution at 720 by 1280 pixels and screen density, PPI at 267 pixels per inch.
Gionee P8 Max runs on Amigo UI and Android Marshmallow operating system with performance backed by a 3GB RAM and Quad-core processing unit clocking at speeds of 1.5 GHz. The Internal storage size of the Gionee phone is available at 32GB without expandable memory.
Gionee P8 Max has both a rear or primary camera and a front or secondary camera. Gionee P8 Max comes with 13-megapixel for the rear or primary camera with f/2.2 aperture while an 8-megapixel front or secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture is stationed for additional camera support. A smaller aperture on smartphones creates much better natural pictures than a wider aperture because it lets in more light.
Battery and Sensors
Gionee P8 Max packs a non-removable Li-Ion 3150mAh 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, compass and light sensor.
|Device Name||Gionee P8 Max|
|Released Date||Released October 2017|
|Dimensions and Size||154.4 x 76.6 x 9.2 mm (6.08 x 3.02 x 0.36 inches)|
|Weight (in grams)||183 g|
|Colors||Gold, White, Gray|
|Number of SIM||Two|
|Battery Capacity||3150 mAh|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.5 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||267 ppi pixel density|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Screen Protection||Yes – Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Operating System||Amigo 3.2 UI / Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Processor Type or Chipset||Mediatek MT6737T|
|Processor||Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Expandable Storage Type||microSD|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||Up to 128GB|
|Front or Secondary||8-megapixel, f/2.2 aperture|
|Rear or Primary||13-megapixel, f/2.2 aperture|
|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|
|Network Technology||GSM / 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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