Gionee M6, M6 Plus with 6020mAh battery, built-in Security Chip Launched
Gionee today launched the Gionee M6 and Gionee M6 Plus smartphones as scheduled. The Gionee M6 and M6 Plus both feature all-metal clad body.
The Gionee M6 sports a 5.5-inch FHD AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080p. The device packs a gigantic 5000mAh battery which supports 9v/2A fast charge. The M6 Plus on the other hand packs a bigger 6-inch display with 1080p resolution and carries a mammoth 6020mAh battery with Fast charge support as well. Both the Gionee M6 Plus and the M6 comes with reverse charging capabilities, which means they can be used to charge other smartphones.
One major highlight of the Gionee M6 and M6 Plus is the encryption chip they are said to come equipped with, which provides security cover for all your data, call logs, and other records on the phone. However, this feature will not be available on the overseas version of the M6, perhaps for regulatory reasons.
Going on, the Gionee M6 and M6 Plus are both powered by the MediaTek Helio P10 processor and both sports 4GB of RAM, 64GB on-board storage as well as another version with 128GB storage on-board. The M6 and M6 Plus both run Gionee’s Amigo 3.5 OS based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and have full network support. Other features that the sleek devices sport include a 3.5mm jack, micro USB port, IR blaster, and a fingerprint scanner in the front.
The Gionee M6 will go on sale on August 6 and as for the price, the 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM version starts at 2699 yuan($404), while the 128GB version costs 2899 yuan ($434). On the other hand, the 64GB version of the Gionee M6 Plus carries a price tag of 2999 yuan ($450), while the 128GB version starts at 3199 yuan ($480). The M6 Plus version on the other hand, will go on sale starting August 13.
There you have them both, quite a pricey pair. So what do you think of the price tag, are they worth those amounts?