Saturday, October 20, 2018

Gionee M6S Plus

Gionee M6S Plus
  • Processor: Octa Core Snapdragon 653 processor (Quad 1.95GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.44GHz A53 CPUs)
  • RAM: 6GB of RAM
  • Storage: 64GB /256GB
  • Display: 6.00 inch
  • Camera: 12 MP/ 8MP
  • OS: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

8.7 4.4 1
  • Performance 9 / 10
  • Display 8 / 10
  • Design 9 / 10
  • Software 8 / 10
  • Camera 9 / 10
  • Battery 10 / 10
  • Value For Money 8 / 10

2017 April 24, Gionee has launched their new smartphone that is Gionee M6S Plus in Beijing. The smartphone is available in Ink Black colour variant. It has priced at:

  • For the 64GB version- 3499 yuan (US$ 508 / Rs. 32,750 approx.)
  • For the 256GB version- 4299 yuan (US$ 625 / Rs. 40,240 approx.).

Display and Design

The Gionee M6S Plus comes with a 6.00-inch Full HD AMOLED touchscreen display. The display shield with 2.5D curved glass. It has a display resolution of 1920× 1080 pixels. The dimensions measure of the phone is at 160.5×80.6×8.2mm, and the weight of the Gionee M6 Plus is at 215g.

Hardware and Software

It runs on the Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) based on the  Amigo OS 3.5. It is powered by Octa Core Snapdragon 653 processor (Quad 1.95GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.44GHz A53 CPUs) with Adreno 510 GPU. The smartphone has 6GB of RAM. It packs a 64GB /256GB of internal memory that can be expandable up to 256GB with micro SD card.

Camera and Battery

As far as the camera, it packs 12MP of rear camera and 8MP front-facing camera for the selfies. It includes dual-tone LED flash, PDAF. It houses a  6020mAh capacity with the non-removable battery. The phone has a feature of fast battery charging. The smartphone is Dual SIM device that accepts a Micro-SIM.

Sensors and Connectivity

Sensors on the phone include:

  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Electronic Compass Magnetometer sensor,
  • Proximity sensor,
  • Accelerometer sensor,
  • Ambient light sensor,
  • Gyroscope sensor, and
  • Gravity sensor.

Connectivity options include:

  • 4G LTE,
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz),
  • Bluetooth 4.0,
  • USB- Micro-USB 2.0,
  • OTG,
  • 3.5mm headphone jack, and
  • GPS.

Gionee M6S Plus - Specs

Design

  • Type Design Type called form factor refers to a mobile phone's size, shape, and style as well as the layout and position of major components of phone. There are three major form factors seen in mobile phones => bar phones, folding phones and sliding phones.
    Bar
  • Dimensions
    160.5×80.6×8.2mm
  • Weight
    215g.
  • Colors
    Inc Black colour

Display

  • Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)
    Full HD AMOLED touchscreen
  • Size
    6.00-inch
  • Resolution
    1920× 1080
  • Display Colors Display Colors is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others.
    16 M
  • Pixel Density Pixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality.
    367ppi
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind.
    The display shield with 2.5D curved glass
  • Features
    . It has a display resolution of 1920× 1080

Hardware

  • Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.
    Snapdragon 653
  • CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.
    Octa Core processor (Quad 1.95GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.44GHz A53 CPUs)
  • GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.
    Adreno 510
  • RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.
    6GB of RAM
  • Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.
    64GB /256GB
  • Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.
    up to 256GB
  • Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.
    Fingerprint sensor
    Electronic Compass Magnetometer sensor,
    Proximity sensor,
    Accelerometer sensor,
    Ambient light sensor,
    Gyroscope sensor, and
    Gravity sensor.

Software

  • Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.
    Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.
    Amigo OS 3.5

Camera

  • Primary Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.
    12MP
  • Video
    1080p
  • Camera Features
    12MP of rear camera and 8MP front-facing camera for the selfies.
    It includes dual-tone LED flash, PDAF.
  • Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)
    dual-tone LED flash
  • Secondary
    8MP

Battery

  • Battery Type Battery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.
    Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
  • Capacity Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.
    6020 mAh
  • Placement
    non-removable

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.
    4.0
  • Infrared Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.
  • Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.
    Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz)
  • Wi-fi Hotspot
  • USB
    Micro-USB 2.0,
  • GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.
    Yes
  • NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
  • Microphone Jack
  • Headphone Jack