Gionee (Chinese: 金立; pinyinJīnlì) is a Chinese smartphone manufacturer based in ShenzhenGuangdong.Founded in 2002,it was one of China's largest mobile phone manufacturers. According to Gartner, its market share in China was 4.7% in 2012, and it expanded into other markets, including IndiaTaiwanBangladeshNigeriaVietnamMyanmarNepalThailand, the Philippines and Algeria .After 3 months of bankruptcy, the company was acquired by India-based Jaina group (Karbonn Mobiles) in 2018.