Gionee Elife E7 Mini (2013) review

Android OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Mediatek MT6592
Mali-450 MP4
1 GB / 6 GB
4.7 inches (720 x 1280 px)
13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus

Gionee announced the launch of the Elife E7 Mini smartphone in 2013. The manufacturer is offering the Gionee Elife E7 Mini phone with 4.7 inches display, Mediatek MT6592 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 6 GB of internal storage.

The Gionee Elife E7 Mini comes with Android OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, and a non-removable battery. The 4.7 inches phone comes with a high resolution IGZO display (720 x 1280 px).

Gionee Elife E7 Mini specifications

NameElife E7 Mini
Release date2013


The weight of Gionee Elife E7 Mini is about 5.01 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Gionee phone are average (5.5 x 2.61 x 0.34 inches).

Weight5.01 oz
Dimensions5.5 x 2.61 x 0.34 inches
Colorsblack, white
SIM typeMini SIM


The Gionee Elife E7 Mini comes with Android OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) 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 versionAndroid OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
SoCMediatek MT6592
CPUOcta-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-450 MP4


The size of Elife E7 Mini screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.7 inches phone comes with IGZO display. IGZO is developed by Sharp, this screen technology is a promising technology and represents a breakthrough for the screen with efficient energy consumption. The 4.7 inches IGZO display of Gionee Elife E7 Mini with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIGZO
Screen size4.7 inches
Resolution720 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes


The internal memory of Gionee Elife E7 Mini (1 GB) cannot be expanded.

Internal storage6 GB
Memory card slotno


The camera of the Elife E7 Mini 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 camerano
Main camera13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus


The Gionee Elife E7 Mini supports 2G and 3G networks only. 3G is obsolete now, because most phones can use 4G and 5G networks.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 Elife E7 Mini 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 Elife E7 Mini phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack


The non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The battery of Elife E7 Mini isn't removable without voiding the warranty.



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. This Gionee phones come with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Elife E7 Mini 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 Dual SIM capability of Gionee Elife E7 Mini phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM

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 Gionee Elife E7 Mini, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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