Gigaset announced the launch of the GX290 smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the Gigaset GX290 phone with 6.1 inches display, Mediatek Helio P23 MT6763 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.
The Gigaset GX290 comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 6200 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.1 inches phone comes with a high resolution IPS display (720 x 1560 px).
Gigaset GX290 specifications
|SIM type||Nano SIM|
The Gigaset GX290 comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS. Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open-source software.
|OS version||Android OS v9.0 (Pie)|
|SoC||Mediatek Helio P23 MT6763|
|CPU||Octa-core, Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53|
The size of GX290 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.1 inches phone comes with IPS display. The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption. The 6.1 inches IPS display of Gigaset GX290 with 720 x 1560 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||6.1 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1560 px|
The internal memory of Gigaset GX290 (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||32 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the GX290 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.
|Selfie camera||8 MP|
|Main camera||13 + 2 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus|
The Gigaset GX290 supports 2G and 3G networks only. 3G is obsolete now, because most phones can use 4G and 5G networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The GX290 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The GX290 phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n|
The Li-Ion 6200 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of GX290 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Ion 6200 mAh, non-removable|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The GX290 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Gigaset phones come with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The GX290 phone comes with a compass sensor. A compass sensor is a device that provides accurate directions in relation to the earth's North and South magnetic poles. The GX290 is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.
|Sensors||accelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity|
|Specials||Certified IP68 dustproof and waterproof, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, Fast charging|
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Gigaset GX290, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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