Gionee Launches the F8 Neo in India


The new Gionee F8 Neo has been launched in India as a budget smartphone, priced at just over Rs. 5,000. The new phone comes with preloaded features, including Face Unlock, Slow Motion, Beauty mode, and Night mode to attract buyers. 

The Gionee F8 Neo also comes with gesture support to enable a smarter experience for feature phone users. Further, the smartphone offers storage expansion up to 256GB as well as includes a selfie camera. The Gionee F8 Neo also comes in three colour options for users to choose from.

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Price in India

Gionee F8 Neo price in India has been set at Rs. 5,499 for the single 2GB RAM + 32GB storage variant. The phone comes in Black, Blue, and Red colours. It will go on sale in the country through close to two lakh mobile retailers that are a part of local retail network Udaan.

Key specifications

The Gionee F8 Neo runs on Android 10 and features a 5.45-inch HD+ (720×1,440 pixels) display that has an 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, there is an octa-core Unisoc SC9863 SoC, along with 2GB of RAM. The smartphone comes with an 8-megapixel camera sensor at the back that is paired with an LED flash. There is also a 5-megapixel camera sensor at the front — along with an LED flash —for selfies and video chats. 

The Gionee F8 Neo has 32GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The phone also features a Gem Edge Design at the back to offer a distinct look. The device doesn’t come with a fingerprint sensor, and packs a 3,000mAh battery.