The phone was released in December last year, with Android 4.2.2 Jellybean.
Some of the key features of the Android 4.4.2 Update:
- All new desktop layout
- Updated Amigo Paper with a brand new user interface
- Removed the world cricket champion game, texas poker, green farmer and wonder zoo
- Added Du speed booster for faster operations
- Gaming – The game zone is updated with a new user interface design which will allow better control of the gaming apps
- Updated GioneeXender for optimized performance which will allow high speed transfer of files. This will further improve the linking success rate
- Updated UC browser will make the device more responsive and will improve the page loading effects
- Added Touch Pal input method and camcard
- Updated NQ Mobile Security for better protection of your phone
- Updated Kingsoft WPS will be a great support for office worker and students as it will improve work and study related operations
- Updated map with only one entrance into the main menu
The unsual part is, Gionee are not releasing the update over-the-air (OTA). Instead, it is only available through their service centers, where users can get their Gionee Elife E7 Mini updated for free.