"We are excited to have made it to the Guinness World Records for the world's thinnest smartphone category," Gionee Smartphones India Head Arvind Vohra had said.
    
The device comes in a thin 5.1 mm shell comprising both glass and metal. The handset has a 4.8 inch screen and runs on 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm snapdragon processor supported by 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of built-in storage.
    
The device has 8 MP rear camera and LTE connectivity. Gionee decided to launch its brand in India in the first quarter of 2013. It used to be an original device manufacturer (ODM) for many Indian brands earlier.

"We are excited to have made it to the Guinness World Records for the world's thinnest smartphone category," Gionee Smartphones India Head Arvind Vohra had said.
    
Gionee is also planning to launch its range of 4G LTE smartphones by mid-December in India.

While Xiaomi has recently announce to launch its Mi4 and Redmi Note smartphones, Gionee will soon launch four devices V6L LTE, Pioneer P5L LTE, P4S and P6.

The officials from the company claim that by the starting of 2015, all smartphones priced above 10,000 will have LTE feature. Its S series devices namely Elife S5.1 and Elife S5.5 will also feature LTE.

Gionee V6L LTE is a doule SIM phone which features a 5 inch IPS display. It is powered by 1.2GHz quad core processor and 1GB RAM.  V6L LTE comes with 8GB onboard storage that can be epxandable upto 128Gb via microSD card slot. Priced at Rs 15,000, the device runs on  Android 4.4 KitKat OS.

The second in the range Gionee Pioneer P5L LTE is priced at Rs 10,000. Its specifications are similar to that of Gionee V6L LTE. The device is backed with 1800 mAh battery and also sports a 5 MP rear camera.