Gionee Elife E3 Gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update, Rolls Out With 9 New Indian Languages

Gionee finally makes Android 4.4.2 KitKat update available for Efile E3, rolling out in India. Here’s how you can upgrade your Gionee Elife E3 to KitKat guide.


Official Android KitKat update for Elife E3 alongside OS-level changes, also brings features like Wireless printing, support for emojis and more. This update also adds a new honescreen layout, Touchpal, Kingsoft Office etc. Initiated with nine Indian languages namely Hindi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, Tamil and Telugu.

The Gionee Elife E3 Android 4.4.2 also brings other inclusions such as update to several apps, including UC Browser with optimized UI and page loading effects, Texas Poker, WeChat app with new user interface, Saavn, NQ Mobile Security, GioneeXender for better overall performance, and Amigo Paper app. In addition, the KitKat update for Elife E3 also adds the CamCard app through whichj users can scan business cards for quick addition to their contacts list.

Remind you about the Gionee Elife E3 – features a 4.7-inch HD IPS display and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 Quad Core Processor with 1GB of RAM. An 8-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front facing camera, includes a 16GB built-in storage which can be expandable via MicroSD card and it packs a 1800mAh batter

Notably, the Gionee Elife E3’s Android 4.4.2 KitKat update has to be flashed and it now available over-the-air (OTA). Manually, you have to make an upgrade with free of cost at the company’s service centers for users.

Gionee Elife E3 Android 4.4 update Changelog

  • Android upgrade to KitKat
  • Added 9 Local Indian Languages:Hindi,Gujarati,Punjabi,Kannada,Malayalam,Marathi,Bengali,Tamil and Telugu.
  • Added one game: Hitout Heroes
  • Updated one game: TexasPoker
  • Added CamCard, users can conveniently save the contents on business cards into the phone by scanning the card.
  • Added TouchPal input method for faster and more efficient typing experience.
  • Updated WeChat with a new interactive interface and smoother communication experience.
  • Updated UC Browser with optimized UI and page loading effects.
  • Updated Saavn for a more enjoyable musical experience.
  • Updated NQ Mobile Security for better protection of your phone.
  • Updated Kingsoft office for more efficient work and study related operations.
  • Updated GioneeXender for optimized performance and further improved the linking success rate.
  • Updated Amigo Paper with a brand new UI interface design.

To upgrade users will need to download three files, placed below. And keep their handset charged more than 50 percent during the upgrade process.


Important note:Your data will not be lost however, we would advise you to take a backup before proceeding to the following steps. The steps can be followed from Gionee’s guide page.