Gionee Elife S7 Hands-on

I totally get why you want an even slimmer smartphone

By on March 6, 2015 at 7:30 AM.

I totally get why you want an even slimmer smartphone

Whenever I see a company announcing the newest smartphone that also happens to be the slimmest in the world I tend to roll my eyes immediately, thinking that device makers should first figure out how to deliver great smartphone battery life, and then further shrink down the size of their phones. It’s not even surprising to see that iPhone 6 owners wouldn’t mind the device being a bit thicker if that meant having better battery life.

But I will admit that I saw one product at MWC that made me understand why some of you want even slimmer smartphones. More →

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Slimmest Smartphone in the World

A company is making an insanely slim smartphone, and it isn’t Apple or Samsung

By on February 11, 2015 at 6:10 PM.

A company is making an insanely slim smartphone, and it isn’t Apple or Samsung

The iPhone 6 models are both rather slim devices, with the phablet version being the thicker one at 7.1mm. Similarly, the Galaxy S6 is expected to have a 6.9mm profile, in line with the 4.7-inch iPhone. But neither Apple nor Samsung is making the slimmest smartphones in the world, at least not for the time being. More →

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Gionee Elife S5.5 Specs

This is the thinnest smartphone money can buy

By on February 19, 2014 at 4:22 PM.

This is the thinnest smartphone money can buy

The Vivo X3 isn’t the slimmest phone out there anymore, Engadget reveals, as Gionee has launched the Elife S5.5, which appears to be the thinnest smartphone money can buy right now. The Android smartphone has a profile of just 5.5mm, slightly smaller than the 5.75mm thickness of the Vivo X3. More →

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