Gionee M15 introduced in Nigeria with Helio G90 CPU


Gionee have just introduced a new smartphone in Nigeria dubbed Gionee M15. The model is the direct successor to the M12 of last year, and will compete in the market with the recently released Tecno Camon 17 Pro and the soon-to-be-released Infinix Note 10 Pro.

Design and specification wise, the new M15 is a major upgrade from the Gionee M12 of last year. The company is jumping from the weaker Helio P22 CPU on the older model to a more powerful MediaTek Helio G90. Display is also now at 6.67-inches, and the one-sided notch on the older model is now carried to the center on the phone.

Gionee M15 introduced in Nigeria with Helio G90 CPU

Not only that, the physical look and camera department sees some major overhaul too. For example, the optics on the Gionee M15 is now a 48-megapixle Samsung GM1 sensor, which is paired with three other auxiliary lenses.

As for the design, a first glance at the M15 reminds much about OPPOs’ RENO5-series. The  bezels look well pushed to all corners of the phone, however, if there is one thing the M15 is borrowing from the M12 of last year is battery. Both models are given 5100mAh battery, although, charging speed is faster on the M15.

Gionee M15 specifications features and price

Gionee M15 Key specifications and features

  • Display: 6.67-inch (1080 x 2400 pixels) Full-HD+ Dot-notch display with 20.5:9 ratio
  • CPU: Octa-core 2.05Ghz Mediatek Helio G90 CPU with Mali-G76 MC4 GPU
  • Storage and RAM: 128GB and 6/8GB RAM; expandable up to 256GB via microSD
  • OS: Android 11
  • Camera: Four: 48MP main; 5MP ultrawide; 2MP macro and 2MP depth with four LED flash
  • Front camera: 16 MP selfie
  • Video recording: 1080@30fps
  • Connectivity: Dual Nano-SIM: GSM / HSPA / 4G LTE
  • Other Features: USB Type-C 2.0 with On-The-Go
  • Battery: 5100mAh

Gionee M15 review and price

Gionee M15 pricing and availability

The M15 is only available in Nigeria currently. The asking price for the higher model with 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM is N106,200, which is around $259 US Dollars. The model is available only in Gradient Gray color.

By Stephen Ekpa

Stephen is the Editor-in-Chief @DroidAfrica. His work on DroidAfrica is born out of pure passion for tech, especially as it relates to smartphones.

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