- The company has tied up with Flipkart for the Gionee smart watch launch
- It is the first smartwatch in its segment to sport a stainless steel (Grade 316L) dial case
Gionee has announced the launch of its smart watch on Flipkart in India. Dubbed Life, Gionee is retailing it for a price of Rs 2,999 in the country. Gionee Life smart watch is the latest addition to Gionee’s G buddy portfolio of wearables and accessories.
Shashin Devsare, executive director said, “We are extremely happy to cross another milestone in our India journey by launching Gionee’s new smart watch. The smart ‘Life’ watch is specially crafted for the millennial generation and provides them with the elusive X-factor when it comes to connected gadgets at a very special launch price. With everyone moving towards a more fitness-oriented lifestyle, health consciousness is becoming a pivotal part of life and this new smartwatch can fuel your journey of personal well-being.”
The India operations of Gionee are a part of the Jaina Group. Jaina Group is also famous for Karbonn Mobiles in the country.
Collaboration with Flipkart
The compnay said that it has collaborated with Flipkart for this smart watch launch in the country. Gionee will be organising first sale of this smartwatch on 14 September 2019 on Flipkart’s e-commerce portal.
Speaking about the launch, Adarsh Menon, VP, Private Labels, Electronics, Furniture at Flipkart said, “Witnessing the growing demand for trendy smartwatches in India, we are excited to launch the Smart ‘Life’ watch that offers an exceptional and unique performance at an affordable price. This launch is a perfect offering for our customers who are increasingly turning health conscious and are seeking to adopt a fitter lifestyle, every day. With the festive season around the corner, we are confident that this new offering will help us reach a new set of consumers who are looking at affordable products to keep their health in check.”
The smart watch features a steel frame design and offers up to 15 days of battery life. It combines a 3.3 cm (1.3) IPS full touch colour display with 2.5 D Corning Gorilla Glass and is waterproof with five ATM that is up-to 50 meters depth.