IFA 2015: Gigaset ME (Siemens) Smartphone Series Officially Introduced (Video)
Gigaset opened IFA 2015 with the announcement of the Gigaset ME handset series, featuring 3 very interesting devices. Gigaset is a German firm, that took over a part of Siemens stocks and properties in 2008 and became its own entity. So let’s see what their handsets are all about.
They unveiled 3 phones as part of the Gigaset ME series: Gigaset ME Pro, Gigaset ME and Gigaset ME Pure. The first one, the Pro model packs a 5.5 inch Full HD display, as well as a Snapdragon 810 processor and 3 GB of RAM. It also brings 32 GB of storage and a 20 megapixel back camera, plus an 8 megapixel front shooter. A 4000 mAh battery and Android 5.1.1 are in the mix as well.
Gigaset ME brings a 5 inch Full HD display, a Snapdragon 810 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage, plus a 16 megapixel camera and a 3000 mAh battery. Finally, the Gigaset ME Pure comes with a 5 inch Full HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage. It also includes a 13 megapixel back camera, an 8 MP front shooter and a 3320 mAh battery.
All three devices have a very Galaxy S6-like vibe, with what seems to be a glass back and some extra metal or plastic insertions. The Gigaset ME Pure will start at 349 euros, while the Gigaset ME costs 469 euros and the Gigaset ME Pro 549 euros.