Our Opinion

The Gionee Max is a slightly better phone than the Lava Z61 Pro, and is also slightly better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Gionee Max!

Gionee Max  Lava Z61 Pro 
Gionee Max Lava Z61 Pro
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Excellence Score
19.8
16.9
Value for Money Score
70.7
66.6
Price ₹ 5,999 onwards ₹ 5,199 onwards
Launch Date (India) Aug, 2020 Jul, 2020
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 10Low likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 9.0 PieLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 6.1 inches 5.45 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1560 pixels (~ 282 pixels per inch) 720x1440 pixels (~ 295 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels Yes Yes
Scratch Resistant Display Yes
Display Type IPS LCD TFT LCD
Screen Refresh Rate 60 HzStandard 60 HzStandard
Display Features N/A 2.5D Curved Glass
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.6 GHz 1.6 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name Unisoc SC9863A N/A
GPU PowerVR GE8322 N/A
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
5G
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
VoWiFi/WiFi-Calling Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port microUSB microUSB
Primary Camera 13MP + 0.3MP 8MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (HD)
Other Camera Features N/A Bokeh Effect
Secondary Camera 5MP 5MP
Secondary Camera Features N/A LED Flash
Internal Memory 32 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot Yes, up to 256 GB Yes, up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 10.8 mmThick 9.2 mmThick
Weight 185 gmMedium 160 gmMedium
Width 70.9 mmComfortable for one-handed use 71.8 mmComfortable for one-handed use
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh 3100 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging Support
Included Fast Charger
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features N/A N/A
2-minute Review [Positives] N/A N/A
2-minute Review [Negatives] N/A N/A
Expert Reviews N/A N/A
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