Gionee Elife E8 Review

Today we will evaluate one of the popular Android smartphone of Gionee, the Gionee Elife E8. We all know that Gionee is a global company which sells all types of smartphones which can be purchased by the people according to their budget. To give continuity to this process, Gionee declared a smartphone named Gionee Elife E8 on October, 2015. The device was the successor of Gionee Elife E7 which was released on 2013.

The Gionee Elife E8 is made up of plastic and metal. The rear part of the device though made up of plastic, looks stylish. An earpiece, front facing camera, and different sensors followed by a notification LED lamp is notable on the top of the device. The capacitive home, recent app and back buttons is featured just below the device. However, the buttons do not light up, but provide haptic feedback when pressed.

The Gionne Elife E8 features shoot button, the volume alteration keys and a power button below it at its right part. The SIM cards slot and microSD card slot is equipped below the rear panel. At the top, the device bears a 3.5 mm earphone port. Furthermore, the device features a microphone, followed by micro USB port at the bottom.  The device features main facing camera, a LED flashlight and a secondary mic at its rear. Also, it carries the speaker grille at the rear bottom.

Furthermore, the Gionee Elife E8 is built with 6.0 inches AMOLED capacitive touchscreen and Amigo OS 3.1 UI. The device possesses 1440 x 2560 pixels UHD resolution with ~490 ppi pixels density. The screen quality of the device is very good and is contrast. Moreover, it provides vibrant colors and the text is sharp as well as clear. The viewing angles are also good.

Also, the Gionee Elife E8 is operated with Android v5.1 Lollipop, however, this device is unable to be upgraded to other OS released by Android. Also, the smartphone is furnished with Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10 chipset and Octa-Core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU. The device, besides, possesses PowerVR G6200 GPU. Besides, the Gionee Elife E8 comes with 64 GB of internal memory and 3 GB of RAM. The device, furthermore, carries a microSD card slot which allows users to expand memory up to 256 GB.

In addition, the Gionee Elife E8 sports 24 MP, f/2.0 aperture lens, phase-detection autofocus, OIS, dual tone LED flashlight rear camera. The rear camera comes with numbers of features like geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR, etc. Moreover, the device also carries up 8 MP front facing camera. The rear camera helps us to shoot videos at 2160p@30fps.

Additionally, the Gionee Elife E8 is packed with 3500 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery. However, the Gionee Elife Pro, just like other smartphones of Gionee and its predecessor, lacks the support of fast charging functionality. The battery, however, is good and battery backup is also nice. The device is available in various colors.

Gionee Elife E8 Price in Nepal : Rs. 55,000 (Around)

Gionee Elife E8 Specification


 Size  6.0 inches
 Resolution  1440 x 2560 pixels (Quad HD)
 Color Depth  16M


 CPU Speed 2.0 GHz
 CPU Type Octa-Core


 Video Recording Resolution  (UHD 4K) 3840 x 2160p@30fps
 Main Camera Resolution  24.0 MP
 Front Camera Resolution  8.0 MP
 Main Camera Auto-focus  Yes


 RAM  3 GB
 ROM  64 GB
 External Memory  Yes, Expandable Up To 256 GB


 Multi-Sim  Dual-SIM
 Sim Size  NA
 2G Sim  NA


 USB Version  USB 2.0
 Headphone  3.5 mm Stereo
 Wi-Fi/Wi-Fi Direct  802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Yes
 Bluetooth  Bluetooth v4.0
 PC Sync  NA
 Location  GPS
  NFC  Yes


 Operating Software  Android 5.1 Lollipop

Physical Information

 Color+  Various
 Form Factor  Touchscreen Bar
 Dimension  164 x 82.3 x 9.6 mm
 Weight  210 g
 Water Resistant/Dust Proof  No


 Compass/Magnetometer  Yes
 Proximity Sensor  Yes
 Accelerometer  Yes
 Ambient Light Sensor  NA
 Gyroscope  NA
 Barometer  NA
 Temperature Sensor  NA


 Standard Battery Capacity  3500 mAh
 Removable  No

Audio and Video

 Video Playing Format  NA
 Video Playing Resolution  NA
 Audio Playing Format  NA


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