Gionee launched Gionee S8 alongwith Gionee W909 at an event in China in March this year. Now, Gionee GN9012 has been spotted on the website of Chinese certification agency TENAA revealing its specs. From the specifications, it might be the lite variant of the Gionee S8 and can be launched as Gionee S8 Lite. The device is designed similarly like the Gionee S8 with the only difference being the camera placement at the back of the unit.
As per the listing, Gionee S8 Lite has a 5.5-inch full HD IPS display with 1920 x 1080 resolution, a 1.8 GHz octa-core processor (possibly the MediaTek Helio P10) and 4GB RAM. It offers 32GB of internal storage, 128 GB expandable storage via a micro SD card, an 8 or 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, a 5 megapixel front facing camera and a 3,130 mAh battery. Gionee S8 Lite comes with fingerprint sensor on the back and has a metal unibody design.
The phone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and the images reveal that it’s in a Gold color. Connectivity options of the device include dula sim, 4G-LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS/A-GPS and a micro USB 2.0 port. The dimensions of the phone are 153 x 75.3 x 7.6 mm and it weighs 150 grams.