Gionee has just announced its two latest smartphones in the M series, the M6 and M6 Plus in China. The M6 packs a 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED display, is powered by an MediaTek Helio P10 (64-bit) 1.8GHz Octa-Core processor, has 4GB of RAM, 64GB /128GB of expandable internal storage, 13-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF), 8-megapixel front camera and runs Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Amigo OS on top. It has a 5000mAh battery inside with 9V/2A fast charging support with dual charging chip.

"Gionee M6"

The M6 Plus features a 6-inch 1080p AMOLED display, is powered by an MediaTek Helio P10 (64-bit) 2.0GHz Octa-Core processor, has 4GB of RAM, 64GB /128GB of expandable internal storage, 16-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF), 8-megapixel front camera and runs Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Amigo OS on top. It has a 6020mAh battery inside with 9V/2A fast charging support with dual charging chip.

Both the phones have an encrypted chip that offers 10 layers of protection to secure a user’s personal data and also for secured calls and SMS. These have full metal alloy body treated with zircon sand surface coating that offers a smooth finish and have a fingerprint sensor on the home button. The M6 Plus doesn’t have a 3.5mm audio jack.

"Gionee M6"

Gionee M6 specifications:

  • 5.5-inch Full HD (1920× 1080 pixels) AMOLED 2.5D curved edge display, 100% NTSC color gamut, 30000:1 contrast ratio
  • MediaTek MT6755M Helio P10 (64-bit) SoC with 1.8GHz Octa-Core CPU
  • Mali T860MP2 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB /128GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB via micro SD card
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Amigo OS 3.5
  • Dual SIM (dual stand-by)
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, GPRS/EDGE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG, 3.5mm audio jack
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, Sony IMX258 sensor, 5P lens, 1.12um pixel size
  • 8MP front camera with Omnivision OV8856 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 1.12um pixel size
  • Fingerprint, Infrared, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Ambient Light, E-Compass, Gravity, Magnetic Field sensor
  • Encrypted chip
  • Non-removable 5000mAh battery with fast charging
  • Dimensions: 152.3 x 75.3 x 8.2 mm
  • Weight: 180g
  • Colors: Champagne Gold, Latte Gold
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"Gionee M6 Plus"

Gionee M6 Plus specifications:

  • 6-inch Full HD (1920× 1080 pixels) AMOLED 2.5D curved edge display, 100% NTSC color gamut, 30000:1 contrast ratio
  • MediaTek MT6755M Helio P10 (64-bit) SoC with 2.0GHz Octa-Core CPU
  • Mali T860MP2 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB /128GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB via micro SD card
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Amigo OS 3.5
  • Dual SIM (dual stand-by)
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, GPRS/EDGE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF
  • 8MP front, Omnivision OV8856 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 1.12um pixel size
  • Fingerprint, Infrared, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Ambient Light, E-Compass, Gravity, Magnetic Field sensor
  • Encrypted chip
  • 6020mAh battery with fast charging
  • Dimensions: 160.5 x 80.6 x 8.2 mm
  • Weight: 215 grams
  • Color: Champagne Gold

The Gionee M6 is priced at CNY 2699 ($404 / Rs. 27220 approx) for the 64GB version and CNY 2899 ($434 / Rs. 29225 approx) for the 128GB version. It will go on sale in China from August 6th.

The Gionee M6 Plus is priced at CNY 2999 ($449 / Rs. 30230 approx) for the 64GB version and the 128GB version is costs CNY 3199 (US$ 479 / Rs. 32249 approx). It will go on sale in China from August 13th. No details about the global roll out yet.