It is starting to look as though India will come underneath the spotlight rather often in the upcoming few articles. After all, there has been some precedent set earlier on already as with OnePlus kicking off the manufacturing of smartphones over in India. Gionee themselves have just rolled out their very first ‘made in India’ smartphone, where it will be known as the Gionee F103. This particular handset will retail for approximately $155 after conversion, where you will be able to pick it up in Pearl White, Dawn White, and Black color options.
In terms of hardware specifications, what can one expect from this particular model? Well, for starters, it will come with a MediaTek MT6735 SoC with quad-core 1.3GHz processor, a 5” 720×1280 pixels IPS display, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory, a 2,400mAh battery to keep it chugging along, an 8MP shooter at the back alongside a 5MP camera for selfie lovers. Android Lollipop is the mobile operating system of choice, where there will be its very own Amigo 3.0 interface running right on top.
As for connectivity options, they will comprise of 3G/4G, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, GPRS/ EDGE, Bluetooth, and Micro-USB. A China company shifting its manufacturing over to India? Interesting times, indeed.