From left, Arvind R. Vohra, Country CEO & MD, Gionee India, N. Chandrababu Naidu, Chief Minister, Andhra Pradesh and William Lu, President, Gionee shoot a selfie to mark the unveiling of the first Gionee phone 'made in India', October 12 2015
Mobile Made in India - 1: Gionee to make phones in Andhra Pradesh at Foxconn facility

Vishakhapatnam, Oct 14 2015: China headquartered mobile manufacturing and design company  Gionee,   has unveiled its first Made in India, Smartphone , the F103.
The phone has been contract-manufactured by Foxconn. Arvind Vohra, Country CEO & MD, Gionee India and William Lu, President Gionee made the announcement in the presence of N. Chandrababu Naidu, Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, where the plant is situated.
Having sold over 7 Million devices in India, Gionee  looks to double sales in 2015-2016,  by this move.
Read our  review of the F103 here
Said  Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu:  “I am extremely happy that Andhra Pradesh has become home to a leading mobile brand like Gionee.  I am keen on developing country's largest Mobile Manufacturing hub in Andhra Pradesh. With the current interest levels, I am hopeful that Andhra Pradesh will be producing 6-7 million phones per month by the end of next year.  My Government is committed to building a robust electronic manufacturing ecosystem in Andhra Pradesh.”
Added Arvind Vohra: “The Make in India is yet another step towards showcasing our commitment to India. We are very excited to have received unprecedented support from our consumers in last two years and we hope to deliver better and better everytime”
And William Lu, said, “We are very excited to have begun our India manufacturing. We would be working towards making India manufacturing a hub for not only India, but nearly countries too”
Established in 2002, Gionee Communication Equipment Co. Ltd is a hi-tech company engaging in mobile device designing, R&D, manufacturing, sales in international markets, and mobile internet application services. Gionee sells over 23 million handsets per year worldwide and ranks No.10 in the world by smartphone market share.