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Gionee Elife S5.1 Review : Even More Slimmer

Gionee Elife S5.1 Review : Even More Slimmer

by Abhishek VoheraDecember 31, 2014

Gionee Elife S5.1 is another great smart phone that is slimmer than Elife S5.5 and this smart phone had made it to Guinness Book of World Record. It is a light weight smart phone that is light weight and is ultra slim.  Gionee had tried to provide a unique slim look to this smart phone. S5.1 comes with free flip cover, magnetic flip cover, 4 screen guards, data cable, OTG Cable, SIM tray ejector, user guide, earphone, silicon case, and a travel charger. Let us have an eye over Gionee Elife S5.1 smart phone and explore this smart phone in details.


Features of Gionee Elife S5.1

Some of the greatest features of Gionee Elife S5.1 are listed below. You should have a close look over its features and decide whether to buy it or not.

 Design & Display

You will be impressed with the thickness of this wonderful smart phone. It’s only 5.1mm and this makes it one of the slimmest smart phones of the world. The phone weighs only 98g and has got dimensions of 67.44mm x 139.88mm x 5.16mm. The 4.8 inches display screen of this device makes you view crystal clear pictures at a good resolution of 720p. The Super AMOLED technology adds oversaturation to the images or colors. It is available in Pink, White, Black, and Mint Green color.

Performance & Processor

It has got an Octa Core MediaTek MT6592 SoC processor that is quite low at performance and often show lag while playing intensive games. The 1 GB RAM makes it little difficult to handle multi processes with ease. It show lags while normal working too. This phone is running on custom Amigo UI. It comes installed with The price of this smart phone is quite higher if we compare it other low priced device.



The 8 MP camera does not make sense when the price of this smart phone comes in our mind. But fewer megapixels hardly make any difference when the camera has bigger sensors. The camera is really awesome and performs really well under normal and indoor light conditions. The Auto-focus and the image processing do not take too much of time and the color reproduction of this camera are fantastic. It ranks high in list of best 8 MP shooter cameras.

Memory & Storage

It comes with 16 GB storage memory out of which 3 GB is utilized by OS and other apps. You can extend the storage memory to 64 GB by adding memory card to its SD card slot.

Battery and Price

It comes with Lithium-ion battery of 2050mAh capacity that is an average battery size. The phone is priced at Rs.18999 in the Indian market.

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Gionee Elife S5.1 Verdict

Why to buy Gionee Elife S5.1?

  • It has got a Super AMOLED display screen of 4.8 inches
  • Though, the camera of 8 MP is much less to expect, but it is one of the best cameras to click images
  • It is packed with too much of accessories

Why not to buy Gionee Elife S5.1?

  • The performance is quite poor
  • The RAM is just 1 GB
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Abhishek Vohera
Abhishek Vohera is the Founder and Chief Editor at Above Android. He is from Mumbai, India. Abhishek is a Software Engineer at Multi-National Company by profession and Blogger and SEO expert by passion. He is crazy about Android and a true Google Fan Boy.