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Gionee ELife E3 upgrades to Android KitKat, adds 9 local Indian languages

New Delhi: Handset maker Gionee has announced that it has started rolling out Android KitKat 4.4.2 update for ELife E3. The update would bring nine Indian languages – Hindi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali,
India TV News Desk November 10, 2014 13:52 IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: Handset maker Gionee has announced that it has started rolling out Android KitKat 4.4.2 update for ELife E3. The update would bring nine Indian languages – Hindi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, Tamil and Telugu – to the smartphone.

Gionee says the update is available through a flash, which users can avail by vising a Gionee Service Centre, free of cost. The company will also be making the update procedures as well as the requisite files on its website, so the users who feel confident enough can carry out the procedure themselves. The guide to update the phone manually is available at Gionee GCafe -http://bit.ly/e3kitkat

The update means the Elife E3 will offer a better experience in terms of user interface, applications and layout. With the new user interface design there will be enhanced features like an updated UC Browser with optimized user interface, added CamCard, updated TouchPal and more.

Other features include:

* Added one game: Hitout Heroes

* Updated one game: Texas Poker

* CamCard: Users can save the contents on business cards into the phone by scanning the card.

* Touchpal: Input method for faster and more efficient typing experience.

* Updated Wechat with a new interactive interface and smoother communication experience.

* Updated UC browser with optimized UI and page loading effects.

Gionee ELife E3 features a 4.7-inch HD IPS display and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 quad-core processor and 1 GB of RAM. It comes with 16 GB of expandable storage and features 8-MP front camera and 2-MP front-camera. ELife E3 is now priced between Rs 12,000-Rs 13,000 in e-commerce sites like Flipkart and Snapdeal.