Gionee Max To Mark The Return Of Gionee To Indian Market Set To Launch On August 25. Gionee is a Chinese smartphone producer situated in Shenzhen, Guangdong. According to Wikipedia, the company was one of China’s largest mobile phone manufacturers. It was founded in 2002, Liu Lirong. In accordance with Gartner, it’s market share in China was 4.7% in 2012, and then it expanded into other markets, such as India, Nigeria, Taiwan, Nepal, etc.
As of 2016, Gionee India introduced its plans to build a production plant in India. The company also introduced it’s first India made smartphone with the intro of the F103 model. However, the model was made in a Foxconn plant in Tricity, Andhra Pradesh. In 2018, Gionee India was sold to Karbonn Mobiles with the license of its brand.
However, Gionee Max is set to mark the return of Gionee in India. Read below for the news detail.
Gionee Max To Mark The Return Of Gionee To Indian Market, Set To Launch On August 25
According to Gadgets.ndtv Gionee Max will be the company’s new budget smartphone that came to existence after nearly a year-long hiatus. Thus, following the launch of the Gionee F9 plus back in September last year. The smartphone was revealed by Flipkart today that has also shared the launch date and also select other details about the phone.
Flipkart is teasing an under Rs.6,000 price tag for the phone; through the final pricing remains a mystery. For some months now, Gionee has not been in the Indian smartphone market. Flipkart teased the Gionee Max phone in a teaser page on its site that carries the phone outline, with under Rs.6,000 price tag and August 25 set as the launch date.
Moreover, the smartphone is presumed to be launched via Flipkart without any form of digital event.
Gionee Max Features
The picture of the phone displays relatively thick bezels all around the display, most especially the chin. The display comes with a waterdrop notch for the selfie camera. On the promotional page, it states that in a budget smartphone survey, most of the people voted for a 4,500mAh battery, but it’s possible that the company placed an even larger battery in the upcoming phone.
It’s been close to a year since the Gionee company launched a smartphone in India. The last release was the Gionee F9 plus, which was in September last year (2019). Though it has been releasing smart wearable in the country. As of June, Gionee watch 5, Gionee watch 4, and Gionee Senorita were launched.
Some weeks ago, Gionee’s phone that has 10,000mAh battery was reportedly spotted in Chinese regulatory body TENAA’s site. The page on the website shows a phone with a single camera and a fingerprint scanner on the back. The phone was listed with a 5.72-inch screen with 305 grams in weight. It was first spotted by GSMArena, though Gionee has not yet shared any info about the phone.