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9.0
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    10
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    8.0
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    8.0
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    10
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    8.0
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CNET Feb 27, 2014

When I held it in my hands, I was basically impressed with the build quality, but the phone's lightness makes it feel like a toy in my hands ... The handset is powered by Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) but with Gionee's own skin ... The UI felt pretty smooth and responsive, though.

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GSM Arena Feb 19, 2014

The device ... has a 5" screen, 2,300 mAh battery that should go a full day with 3G on - an LTE version will be arriving in June.

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9.0
bonebomb bonebomb

The Elife S5.5 impressed us, now if the company can roll out a KitKat update consider us sold. The color options, the impressive build quality, and great hardware are just the beginning, the UI is good and so is the overall experience. There are other options in the market, the Moto X delivers...

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