Gionee Elife E8

price Rs. 18,990 onwards | launch Oct, 2015
magic score ?
62.3
average value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#23
of 84 phones in Rs. 15,000 - 20,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 7 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Good build quality
  • Soft feel finish
  • Brilliant and sharp display
  • Neat, and simple looking Amigo interface over Android
  • Excellent overall speed/performance, backed by top-end hardware
  • Plenty of memory - 64GB internal memory + expandable memory slot
  • Good camera, that performs reasonably well even in low light conditions
  • Accurate fingerprint sensor
  • Decent audio quality
  • Good call quality
  • Good loudspeaker

What We Didn't

  • Large size, and quite heavy at close to 210g
  • Average battery life

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size6 inches
Screen Resolution1440x2560 pixels (~ 490 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • AMOLED
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensorYes
Processor/RAM
Processor2 GHz, Octa Core, Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10
GPUPowerVR G6200
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory64 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3520 mAh
Battery Standby437 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)500 hrs
Battery Talktime39.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)20.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight207 gm
Thickness9.6 mm
Camera
Camera24.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (4K)
Other Camera Features
  • Geo-Tagging
  • Touch Focus
  • Face/Smile Detection
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Take Anytime
  • Professional
  • Magic Focus
  • Face Beauty
  • Pic Note
  • Ultra Pixel
  • Smart Scene
Secondary Camera8.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Auto-Focus
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
Stereo SpeakersYes
FM RadioYes
FM RecordingYes
More
  • WiFi Direct
  • USB On-The-Go
  • Du Battery Saver
  • Gionee Xender
  • Wechat
  • Whatsapp
  • Du Speed Booster
  • Amigo Paper
  • Game Zone
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
average brand rating
3.27/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Very Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys