Gionee K6

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Gionee K6
  • OS: Android 7.1 Nougat.
  • Release date: May 2020.
  • Network Type: 2G/3G/4G
  • Display: 6.2-inch, HD+ resolution
  • Processor: Helio P60
  • Selfie Camera: 13 MP
  • Rear camera: 16 MP triple sensors
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • ROM: 256 GB
  • Battery: 4350 mAh.
  • Phone Status: Official.

Gionee K6 is an affordable Android phone with a 6.2-inch display, 13-megapixel selfie camera located in awaterdrop notch, 16-megapixel triple camera, Helio P60 chipset, and a 4350mAh battery. it is made in three variants – a 6GB RAM /128GB storage version, an 8 GB RAM /128GB storage version, and an 8 GB /256 GB storage version.

Gionee K6 Full Specs and Features

Mobile Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 8(900) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Android 7.1 Nougat

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions:  mm
  • Weight: g
  • Display: 6.2 inches, HD+ resolution, IPS LCD screen with a waterdrop notch.
  • Colours: Black. Blue.
  • Physical Build: Plastic

Gionee K6 specifications

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.0 GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A73
  • Processor Name: Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60 (12nm process)
  • Graphics Processor: ARM Mali-G72 MP3 at 800MHz
  • RAM: 6 GB / 8 GB
  • Internal Storage: 128 GB / 256 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Triple Camera: 16 MP camera, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 13 MP, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture

Gionee K6 rear camera

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Phone Sensors

  • Digital Compass: No.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: No.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): No.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; rear-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • USB: microUSB v2.0.
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 4350 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 5W standard charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number: N/A.

Gionee K6 Price and Launch Date

  • Announced: May 2020
  • Release Date: May 2020
  • Country Availability: China.
  • Price: $122 for the 6 GB /128GB version, $127 for the 8 GB/128GB version, and $155 for the 8 GB/256 GB version.

Gionee K6 4350mAh battery

Questions and Answers about Gionee K6

Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about Gionee K6.

Is Gionee K6 a 4G phone?

Yes; the K6 is a 4G LTE phone.

Does Gionee K6 have a fingerprint scanner?

Yes; Gionee K6 has a fingerprint reader.

Does Gionee K6 have Gorilla Glass?

No; the K6 does not have Gorilla Glass protection on its screen.

Does Gionee K6 have quick charging?

No; the K6 does not have quick charging technology.

Will Gionee K6 work in USA?

Gionee K6 will work with some US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Cricket, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, Lyca Mobile, PureTalk, Consumer Cellular, Ultra Mobile, Straight Talk, Red Pocket Mobile, Jolt, Airvoice Wireless, and Google Fi. What this means that some bands are supported, while others are not. You will have to make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.

What is the price of Gionee K6? How much does it sell for?

Gionee K6 sells for $122, $127, and $155 for the 6/128 GB, 6/256GB, and 8/256GB variants respectively. The phone was initially launched and available in China.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

Gionee K6 is an interesting smartphone. There are no real competitors that offer its major specs – 6.2″ display, Helio P60, 6GB and 8GB RAM, 128GB and 256GB storage, and a 4350mAh battery – at the same price bracket of $122 to $155. The prices are simply hard to beat.

But on the flip side, the software is horribly old. Android 7.1 Nougat was released in 2017, and having it on a 2020 smartphone just rubs off wrong on those in the know. There are many interested buyers who do not care about dated software, and this phone will be a delight to them, but if you care about up-to-date software, you will find it hard to spend on the K6.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is recommendation that we make based on our evaluation the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

Phone Review Rating

We are yet to review the Gionee K6 and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and  information on this page about the Gionee K6 are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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