Gionee M2017 Full Phone Specifications, Price and Availability

Gionee has launched a beast. This time, it’s the Gionee M2017 smartphone. The Gionee line of smartphones have been known for its huge batteries and the newly launched smartphone didn’t disappoint.

The Gionee M2017 packs a 7000 mAh battery. Did I hear someone shout hallelujah? Not only that, the device features specs considered as high end specs. The price is also high end price as expected.

An introduction to the specs of the device, you are looking at a phone packing 6GB of RAM, 128 GB internal storage which unfortunately, isn’t expandable. Dual camera set up, 4G LTE support, fingerprint and more.

The design of the Gionee M2017 no doubts, speaks difference. While it’s build is of metallic frame, the over-all design looks different from the designs we are quite accustomed to.

Gionee M2017 Specs

Without further ado, below are the full specifications of the smartphone as well as the price and availability.

Gionee M2017 Specifications

General Information

2G Network:GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network:HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network:LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM:Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Announced:December 2016
Status:Available. Released 2016, December


Dimensions:155.2 √ó 77.6 √ó 10.78 mm
Weight:238 g
Build:Metallic frame
Colors:Black. Gold


Type:curved glass AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors with Sapphire Glass protection
Resolution:1440 x 2560 pixels (~515 ppi pixel density)

Hardware And Software

Internal Storage:128 GB
Card slot:No
OS:Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) + Amigo OS 3.5
Processors:Octa-core 1.96 GHz CPU, Snapdragon 653, Adreno 510


Music Support:mp3, aac, aac+, eaac+, amr, wb-amr, midi
Video Support:mpeg4, h.263, h.264
3.5mm jack:Yes
FM Radio:Yes


WIFI:Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB:microUSB v2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go


Primary:Dual 12 MP + 1.3 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Video:2160p@30fps Recording
Secondary:8 megapixel


Capacity:Non-removable Li-Po 7000 mAh battery
Stand-by:Up to 915 h (3G)
Talk time:Up to 25 h (3G)
Music play:

Other Features

Sensors:Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging:SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
- Quick Charge 3.0 (83% in 30 min)
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- HTML5 Browser
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
Launch Price:Standard 6999 yuan / USD 1007 / Rs. 68240

Italian Alligator leather Back 16999 yuan / USD 2446 / Rs. 165740

Price Of Gionee M2017 and Availability

Launch price in USD starts at $1007. If you ask me, that’s quite pricey compared to current flagships in the mobile market.

Regarding availability, the device is already launched. However, it would take quite some time before it gets to Nigeria and perhaps, other countries other than China and the US.

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