Gionee A1 runs Android 7.0 Nougat. The smartphone has a 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED display. Other variants of this mobile are Gionee A1 Plus and Gionee A1 Lite. It has a 13MP rear camera with an LED flash and a 16MP front-facing camera . The device is powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6755 Helio P10 processor and 4GB RAM. It has 64GB internal storage which can further be expanded via a microSD card up to 128GB. Connectivity options include dual-SIM 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and a microUSB v2.0 port. The device is powered by a Li-Ion 4,010 mAh battery.