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Gigaset GX290

Specifications

Gigaset GX290
Gigaset GX290
Graphics adapter
Memory
3072 MB 
Display
6.1 inch 19.5:9, 1560 x 720 pixel 282 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, glossy: yes
Storage
32 GB eMMC Flash, 32 GB 
Connections
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD up to 256 GB (FAT, FAT32), 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: Position, Approach and Geometric Sensor, Gyroscope, USB-C, FM-Radio, USB-OTG
Networking
802.11a/b/g/n (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 5.0, GSM/GPRS/Edge (850, 900, 1,800 and 1,900 MHz), UMTS/HSPA+ (900 and 2,100 MHz), LTE Cat. 6 (800, 850, 900, 1,800, 2,100 and 2,600 MHz), VoLTE, WLAN Calling, Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 15.3 x 162.4 x 79 ( = 0.6 x 6.39 x 3.11 in)
Battery
23.87 Wh, 6200 mAh Lithium-Polymer, 3.85 V, wireless charging (up to 15 watts)
Charging
wireless charging, fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
Camera
Primary Camera: 13 MPix (Sony IMX214, f/2.0) + 2 MPix
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix
Additional features
Speakers: Mono, Keyboard: Virtual, Power supply, USB cable, SIM tool, documentation, 24 Months Warranty, fanless, ruggedized, waterproof
Weight
279 g ( = 9.84 oz / 0.62 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
330 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 75.9% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 28%, features: 46%, display: 80% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 88%, ergonomy: 77%, emissions: 96%

Reviews for the Gigaset GX290

75.9% Gigaset GX290 Review: Mobile phone warhorse with long battery life | Notebookcheck
With a comparatively compact rugged smartphone, Gigaset wants to attract a further clientele and is focusing on a mixture of good equipment, large energy storage and sustainability under the "Made in Germany" flag. You can read in the test whether the recipe is convincing.
Gigaset GX290 Outdoor-Smartphone mit Killer-Akku
Source: Tech Stage German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/09/2019
Gigaset GX290 Deutsches Rugged-Smartphone mit Maxi-Akku
Source: WinFuture German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/09/2019

Comment

ARM Mali-G71 MP2: Integrated GPU that can be found e.g. in the Mediatek Helio P23 SoC with 700 or 770 MHz clock speed. Supports OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.0, OpenCL 2.0, DirectX 11 FL11_1 and RenderScript. Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Helio P23 MT6763V: ARM-based octa core SoC (4x Cortex-A53 for power efficiency and 4x Cortex-A53 for performance) for smartphones and tablets.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
6.1":

Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.279 kg:

This weight is typical for smartphones.


Gigaset:

Gigaset Communications GmbH is a manufacturer of DECT phones, tablets and smartphones, headquartered in Germany and originated from a subsidiary of Siemens, but has been part of Arques Industries since 2008.

The market shares in the smartphone range are just as low as the amount of test reports. The achieved ratings are average (as of 2016).


75.9%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2019-10- 1)