Gionee Elife S5.5 Specs & Price

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Gionee Elife S5.5 is an ultra-slim smartphone with a beautiful Magnesium Alloy based body and outstanding performance, thanks to its 1.7GHz octa-core processor and 2GB of RAM. Available in different colours, the Gionee Elife S5.5 boasts of a 5-inch Full-HD AMOLED display and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean).

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Gionee Elife S5.5

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Ultra-Slim Android Phone

Gionee Elife S5.5 is just 5.55 mm thick which makes it the slimmest Android smart phone yet. With a nicely built design this phone is a work of art and looks completely stylish and luxurious. The handset features a unibody design and thanks to the use of materials like glass and magnesium alloy it is really solid and sleek.

The headset jack is at the bottom edge and the USB port on the top. One of the highlights of Gionee Elife S5.5 is its 5-inch AMOLED display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. The viewing angle is great and the display looks gorgeous with black themed apps and wallpapers. It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection against scratches.

Gionee Elife S5.5 runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) with Gionee’s Amigo UI on top which is very different from stock Android. It is powered by MediaTek’s octa-core 1.7GHz processor accompanied with 2GB of RAM. Elife S5.5 comes with 16GB storage with no support for MicroSD card.

Pricing and availability

Gionee Elife S5.5 is not yet available in Nigeria. We currently have no data on pricing and availability. When available, Gionee Elife S5.5 Price in Nigeria is expected to range from N62,000 to N70,000, depending on your location in the country.

Gionee Gionee Elife S5.5 Specs

Here are a few specs of the Gionee Elife S5.5:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradeable to Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • Processor: 1.7GHz octa-core Processor
  • GPU: Mali 450
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Colours: White, Black, Blue, Pink, Purple
  • Dimension: 145.1 x 70.2 x 5.55 mm
  • Weight: 133 g
  • SIM Type: Micro-SIM
  • SIM Count: Single SIM


  • Display: 5.0-inch AMOLED Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (441ppi)
  • Display Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3


  • Rear Camera: 13 MP Camera, LED Flash, 1080p HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama, Geo-tagging
  • Front Camera: 5 MP Camera


  • Built-in Storage: 16GB Storage
  • Memory Card Support: No
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: 900 / 1900 / 2100MHz
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: No

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes, up to 48kbps
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes, up to 21 Mbps
  • HSPA+: No
  • 4G LTE: No
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0, USB on the Go


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
  • Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
  • FM Radio: Yes (with RDS)
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS
  • Maps: Yes, Google Maps

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: No
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant:
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
  • Voice Control:

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated Mic)
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant:
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: No (download at store)
  • Document Viewer: No (download at store)
  • Document Editor: No (download at store)


  • Battery: 2300 mAh Li-Po Battery
  • Talktime: 11 Hours
  • Standby Time: 490 Hours
Paschal Okafor is NaijaTechGuide Team Lead. The article Gionee Elife S5.5 Specs & Price was written by Paschal Okafor. The article was last modified: July 17th, 2019
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