Tuesday, 24 January 2017
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Gionee Elife S8 spotted on Geekbench running the Helio P10 SoC

The latest smartphone of the Chinese mobile phone maker Gionee was spotted on Geekbench today. The handset appearing on Geekbench is alleged to be the Elife S8.

The Geekbench listing of Gionee Elife S8 has revealed that the latest handset might be flaunting the Helio P10 chipset by MediaTek. The device has been listed under the model number GN9011 on the benchmarking site.

The company has already confirmed the news of the launch of a new device at Mobile World Congress 2016. The last handset in the S-series, Gionee Elife S7, was also launched at the MWC event last year.

Gionee Elife S8 spotted on Geekbench running the Helio P10 SoC Image 1 Naija Tech Guide

As per the leaked specs, the device will run on the Helio P10 which is an octa-core processor clocked at 1.9GHz. In addition, the benchmark has also disclosed that the device will house 4GB of RAM.

Gionee Elife S8 will be driven by Android Marshmallow 6.0. The scores quoted are 1079 on single while 4511 points for multicore which is not a bad score. Geekbench listing has revealed only a few crumbs of Elife S8 specifications.

Gionee Elife S8 spotted on Geekbench running the Helio P10 SoC Image 3 Naija Tech Guide

Gionee also released its S6 handset in India today. The smartphone is priced at Rs.19, 999 and is available for purchase exclusively via Flipkart. For specs, the handset features 5.5-inches display with 1280×720p screen resolution. The device is driven by MT6753 chipset by MediaTek and also packs in 3GB of RAM along with 32GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card support.

In terms of camera, the S6 by Gionee houses 13MP primary shooter which is supported by a front-mounted single LED flash. This handset also sports 5MP front-facing snapper for selfies. Additional specs include a full metal unibody, USB Type C connectivity, 4G along with 4G voice over LTE support and 3150mAh battery backup.