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Gionee K5

Gionee K5
$99
Brand: Gionee
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.53 inch 720 x 1600 pixels HD+ screen
  • Camera 16 5 MP Main/ 8 MP front
  • Storage 128 GB
  • RAM 4 GB
  • CPU Octa-core 2.3 GHz, Mediatek Helio P25
  • OS Android 9.0 (Pie)

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

8.7
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

Gionee K5 Highlights and Overview

The Gionee K5 is yet another mid-range smartphone from Gionee. The phone is based on Helio P25 CPU, and come in a 6.53-inch HD+ display with 720 x 1600 pixels resolution. The display is IPS panel, and there is a dewdrop notch overhead.

There are two camera sensors at the back, which is a combination of a 16 MP main sensor + an 5 MP depth lens along with a single LED flash. For selfie, there is a single 8-megapixel seating in the notch upfront.

The aforementioned CPU is an octa-core Mediatek Helio P25 SoC clocked at 2.3 GHz, along with Mali-T880 GPU, 4GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage, expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.

The device is running Android 9 (Pie) and comes with a dual-SIM cards with 4G VoLTE network support. There is also a rear placed fingerprint scanner, and a moderately sized 3700mAh battery. Other specifications and silent features of the Gionee K5 are detailed in the table below.

Gionee K5 Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 1900
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 28(700), 38(2600), 66(1700/2100)
5G Network Bands Does not have support for 5G Network
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 164.6 x 78.3 x 9.3 mm
Weight 196.5 grams
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.53-inches, 99.2 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~271 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset Mediatek MT6757T Helio P25 (16 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-T880 MP2

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 4 GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 256 GB via microSD card

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Double Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) 16 MP + 5 MP main camera
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel front-facing camera
Camera Features FaceID
Face Beautification
HDR
Video Resolution 720@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
NFC
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 3700 mAh battery
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 24 hours
Stand-by Up to 380 hours

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Gionee K5 User Reviews and Opinions

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Disclaimer Note

We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.