Gionee recently gave themselves a bit of a rebrand with a new, fresh logo. The S8 is among the first Gionee phones that will feature the new logo, and it looks like China will get the S8 before any other country.
That, because the phone was recently spotted on TENAA. The listing on the website that accompanied the visit talks about the radio features and such, let’s take a deeper look.
First, lets take a quick look over the spec sheet of the Gionee S8 (hands on):
- 5.5-inch 1920 x 1080p AMOLED display
- MediaTek MT6755 Helio P10 processor
- 4GB RAM
- 64GB ROM
- 16 mega-pixel rear camera
- 8 mega-pixel front facing camera
- 3000mAh battery
- Android 6.0 (Amigo 3.2 overlay)
As you can see, the phone is quite a powerhouse. To get an idea of the Helio P10’s potency, read our review of the Elephone P9000.
Coming back to the TENAA listing, it lists the S8 with model number GN9011, with network support listed for TD-LTE / LTE FDD / TD -SCDMA / WCDMA / CDMA2000 / CDMA 1X and GSM.
With the phone having received network certification already, you can expect it to go on sale in China in the coming weeks.