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The Ginoee A1 was a hit in the Nigerian market now they are here again with a stripped-down version of the device which is the “GIONEE A1 LITE”.Just like the A1 the Gionee A1 lite is a selfie-oriented smartphone with some impressive performance such as the battery and RAM.


As far as the display is considered, the Gionee A1 Lite showcases a 5.3-inch display with a resolution of 1280*720 pixels (HD). The color saturation is rich and its brightness level is sufficient for outdoor use. However, its glass panel is quite reflective which can be a little bit annoying.

Taking pictures sometimes gives you joy so the 20MP selfie camera helps to get high pixel and low noise photos. it can captures selfies in dark environment without the need for the front LED flash. When turned on, the front flash illuminates the whole area.

The Gionee A1 Lite has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash. Both the front and the back camera record videos at 1080p with an anti-shaking feature that smoothly stabilizes the video.

It also has the F2.0 aperture which gives you 20% more than the F2.2 aperture ,it allows you to shoot in lower light situations and get a faster shutter speed.









The Gionee A1 lite is powered by octa-core 64-bit MediaTek MT6753 chipset clocked at 1.3GHz paired with 32GB internal storage variant, with 3GB RAM. The phone supports storage expansion up to 64GB.

Talking about its software, the Gionee A1 Lite runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat version with Amigo 4.0 UI on top. With Android 7.0 Nougat, you do get all the stock Nougat features.

The split screen mode, quick reply from notifications and grouping of notifications of the same app are all embedded in the UI. The phone also supports different smart gestures with flash notification.


Gionee A1 Lite offers dual SIM feature as one would expect. Connectivity options also include micro USB, Bluetooth 4.1, and Wi-Fi. And of course, you also get GPS with A-GPS for finding your way around.

The Gionee A1 lite comes with a finger print sensor which is at the back of the phone below the camera. Gionee A1 lite adopted a rapid fingerprint chip which unlocks the device in 0.2s.The fingerprint sensor can also be used in taking pictures.

Another cool feature of the A1 is the IR control, gionee A1 lite has equipped remote control feature so you can control your home devices through reasonable angles which is very comfortable and convenient.

The Gionee A1 lite will come in three different colours which are red,gold and black.


As far as the battery is concerned it has 4000 mAh battery with this you can use the phone for 2 days without having any issues .With the advance power saving technology the A1 lite has been optimized to run more efficiently and use less power while still delivering the speed you need.


  • Platform: Android 7.0 (Nougat), Amigo 4.0
  • Processor: 1.3GHz Octa-core Processor (Mediatek MT6753)
  • GPU: Mali-T720 MP3
  • Memory: 3GB RAM
  • Colours: Gold
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM, Dual Standby
  • Display: 5.3-inch IPS Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (277 ppi)
  • Rear Camera: 13MP Camera, 1080p HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features: PDAF Autofocus, dual-LED Flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, Face Detection, HDR
  • Front Camera: 20MP Camera, LED Flash
  • Storage: 32GB
  • Memory Card Support: up to 64GB
  • G GSM: Yes, 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes, 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: Yes
  • USB Port: Yes USB 2.0
  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
  • Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 5mm Jack: Yes
  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS
  • Maps: Yes
  • igital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • SpO2: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear)
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
  • Voice Control: Yes
  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No
  • Battery: 4000 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-Removable)


The Gionee A1 Lite is not yet available in Nigeria,when available you can get it at any of the online stores.The price for the Gionee A1 Lite is expected to be sold around N80,000 to N150,000.

Explore various models of Gionee Mobile Phones on and from ₦50,000 and enjoy the best prices, great customer experience and fast delivery service nationwide.


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