Gionee M6 was released on September, 2016. Gionee M6 has very impressive specs and comes under the higher mid-level category. The 4GB RAM and 5000mAh battery are the highlight in this device.
Take a look at specifications, price, quick review, features, opinions, pros and cons of Gionee M6.
Price of Gionee M6
The price of Gionee M6 is – (based on Chinese market)
For the 64GB variant –
- Price in USA is $405
- Price in Europe is €360
- Price in UK is £306
- Price in India is ₹27000
- Price in China is ¥ 2699
For the 128GB variant –
- Price in USA is $435
- Price in Europe is €386
- Price in UK is £328
- Price in India is ₹29000
- Price in China is ¥ 2899
Gionee M6 Specifications
|Display||5.5 inches, AMOLED Display|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow (Amigo 3.5)|
|CPU||MediaTek MT6755 Helio P10 Octa-core Processor|
|Memory||4GB of RAM|
|Inbuilt Storage||64GB or 128GB|
|Storage Upgrade||256GB via micro SD card|
|Primary Camera||13MP with PDAF and dual-LED Flash|
|Video recording||1080p @ 30fps|
|SIM card type||Dual SIM|
Specs and Details of Gionee M6
Gionee M6 packs a 5.5-inch screen with full HD 1080 x 1920 pixel resolution. The display is equipped with AMOLED. The pixel density measured at 401ppi.
CPU and GPU
Under the hood, Gionee M6 carries MediaTek MT6755 Helio P10 chipset with Octa-core processor CPU and Mali T860MP2 GPU.
RAM and Storage
Gionee M6 comes with 4GB RAM and two variants, 64GB or 128GB in internal storage. The expandable storage is available up to 256GB using the microSD card.
The user interface named Amigo 3.5 is running in Gionee M6. This UI is developed based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Gionee M6 has a 13MP camera in the rear which features Phase Detection Autofocus, dual LED flash and aperture f/2.0. The front side has an 8MP camera. The video recording can be done at 1080 pixels resolution at 30 frames per second.
A massive 5000mAh non-removable battery is powering up Gionee M6. It has fast charging feature to charge this large battery quickly. It also has reverse charging feature.
Other Features and Connectivity
Gionee M6 has the following connectivity features – GPRS, Edge, 3G, 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Infrared port, FM Radio with recording feature and microUSB with OTG. In the front side of Gionee M6, a fingerprint scanner is provided as a special feature.
Quick Review of Gionee M6
Display – Fantastic with full HD resolution and AMOLED display. One of the decent high level Display in quality.
Hardware Performance – Helio P10 is considered as a mid-level processor. Mali T860MP2 is a great advantage to play high memory and 3D graphics filled games. The 4GB RAM take care of multitasking. Almost, it is rare to use the complete 4GB RAM by most of the users. The storages in Gionee M6 are spacious. The 64GB variant is enough for many, but still some media and game hungry users may need 128GB variant.
Overall, Hardware performance is expected to be a satisfied experience at mid-level.
Camera Performance – The 13MP cameras are seen in almost more than thousand smartphones. They vary in performance based on the way they are configured in software. In general, 13MP cameras are great in quality. The front 8MP camera is a valuable specs in this phone. Many smartphones doing good with 5MP camera for selfies. Soo, having 8MP in the place of 5MP is surely a valuable incentive for buyers.
Battery Performance – It’s a 5000mAh battery. To be frank, batteries cannot perform as same as its capacity. But a 5000mAh capacity battery can surely cross a day with charge even on heavy use. For causal use, we can expect 2 days stand. Reverse charging helps in charging other smartphones and devices.
Advantage – There is no stand out feature in Gionee M6 to make it advantageous over other smartphones at this price range. But, 5000mAh smartphones with 4GB RAM are rare to see in market. That combination can be taken as an advantage.
Pros and Cons of Gionee M6
- AMOLED display with full HD Resolution
- 4GB RAM
- 5000mAh Battery
- 13MP and 8MP Cameras
- Spacious Internal Storage Option
- Fingerprint Scanner
- Reverse Charging Feature
- Not an Affordable Price
Opinion to Buyers – Gionee M6
Everything seems good in specs. But the price matters.