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.
Gionee F205 Key Specs and Features
- 5.45-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 720 pixels (295 ppi)
- Quad-Core MediaTek MT6739 CPU with 2GB RAM
- 16GB built-in storage, up to 128GB with a memory card
- 8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera.
- 4G LTE.
- 2, 670 mAh Li-Po battery.
Design and Display
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.
Battery and Camera
As regards battery capacity, the Gionee F205 does not carry much like most smartphones. That being said, there’s a 2, 670mAh Li-Po battery. This should carry you for a day provided heavy usage is not involved.
With respect to capturing pictures, the Gionee F205 is equipped with low-tier camera setup. We have an 8MP rear camera with flash and a 5MP front camera also with a flash.
Hardware and Software
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.
Moving on to storage space, there’s a 16GB built-in storage expandable to 128GB and a 2GB internal memory. In addition, the Gionee F205 has Amigo OS 5 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat pre-installed.
Pricing and Availability
The Gionee F205 is available for sale mostly in India but you can get yours in various online stores and selected smartphone outlets. Gionee F205 goes for about 55, 000 Naira based on your location and the deal.