Gionee Marathon M5 Specifications

Gionee Marathon M5 Features and Overview-

Chinese manufacturer has recently launched its new smartphone and is named as Marathon M5. Gionee has launched this smartphone in Beijing event along with this Gionee has also launched Elife E8. If we talk about the prices of these smart phone then Marathon M5 will be available at CNY 2,299 which is approx. Rs. 23,000 and Gionee Elife E8 will be available at CNY 3,999 which is approx. Rs. 40,000. (Also See: Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML Smartphone

Gionee is launching its well featured slimmest smartphone which will make the customers to get attracted toward Gionee handsets. Marathon M5 packs a battery of 6,020 mAh it means you can easily use the handset up to 4 days after getting fully charged, the advantage of Gionee Marathon M5 is that it is featured with extreme mode, which will increase standby time of 5% battery up to 62 hours.

This smartphone is filled with a lot of unique features as Gionee Marathon M5 can be used as a power bank so you need not to carry power bank as with the help of this smartphone user can easily charge other smartphone.

 

Gionee Marathon M5 Features and Review –

Design and Display-

Marathon M5 features a thickness of 8.5 mm with which you can’t consider it as a member of its slimmest smartphone race. It measures to 152 x 76 x 8.5 mm in dimensions and weighs 213 grams. Considering this smartphone includes two large batteries 8.5 mm isn’t too thick.

The biggest disadvantage of Gionee Marathon M5 is its screen resolution that could have been better, considering other features. It has a screen size of 5.5 inches AMOLED with a resolution of  720 x 1280 pixels which doesn’t calculates to some special pixel density.

Processor and Operating System-

Marathon M5 is powered by strong 1.5 GHz quad-core processor, MediaTek MT6735 SoC chipset. Gionee Marathon M5 work on 64-bit system and is coupled with a RAM of 2 GB. Gionee Marathon M5 supports an internal storage of 16 GB which can be further expandable up to 64 GB with the help of microSD card. The smartphone works on Android lollipop V5.1 operating system.( Also See: HTC Desire 820G+ Smartphone Features)

Camera and Connectivity-

As far as the camera features is concerned Gionee Marathon M5 is equipped with a rear camera of 13 Megapixels (4128 x 3096 pixels) with LED Flash. M5 also features Auto Focus, LED Flash, Touch Focus, Geo-tagging, Panorama and face detection. Also there is a good quality front camera of 5 Megapixels for capturing selfies.

If we consider Gionee Marathon M5 Specifications then there is one more plus feature that it also support 4G Network. It has Dual SIM slots with 4G-LTE support in some parts of country. On connectivity front, Gionee Marathon also includes WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and WiFi Hotspot, Micro USB, FM Radio, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and A-GPS support.

Battery, Release Date and Price-

The best distinguishing feature or merit of Gionee Marathon M5 is its battery, as it is stacked up with a two 3010 mAh batteries to provide a total of 6,020 mAh for long time use. It means you can easily use the handset up to 4 days after getting fully charged, the advantage of Gionee Marathon M5 is that it is featured with extreme mode, which will increase standby time of 5% battery up to 62 hours.

The Marathon M5 is expected to be made available from 25 June at price of CNY 2,299 which is approximately Rs. 23,000 or USD $373.

Gionee Marathon M5 Specifications and Price-

Now we will discuss Gionee Marathon M5 Specifications in tabular form:

Hardware Specs
Model Gionee Marathon M5
Operating System  Android V5.1 Lollipop OS
Processor 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, MediaTek MT6735 SoC chipset
RAM 2 GB
Storage Memory 16 GB internal Storage
2G Yes
3G Yes
4G-LTE Yes
Display 5.5-inch full HD super AMOLED touchscreen with 16M colours
Screen Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
PPI 267
SIM support Dual SIM
Camera Rear 13 MP(4128 x 3096 pixels) camera with LED flash and auto-focus, 5 MP Front Camera
Announced June, 2015
Other Camera Features Auto Focus, LED Flash, Touch Focus, Geo-tagging, Panorama and face detection
Jack 3.5 mm
Weight 213 g
Connectivity WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and WiFi Hotspot, FM Radio, Micro USB, GPS, Bluetooth v4.0, and A-GPS
Battery 6,020 mAh Li-Polymer
Tal-ktime NA
Standby NA
Dimensions 152 x 76 x 8.5 mm
Colors Available black, white and gold
Expected Price CNY 2,299 which is approx. Rs. 23,000 USD $370
Gionee Marathon M5 Specifications

Advantages and Disadvantages-

Now let us discuss Gionee Marathon M5 advantages and disadvantages:

Advantages-

  • Huge battery size of 6,020 mAh
  • 2 GB of RAM much to run all your apps
  • Large 16 GB inbuilt storage
  • Value for money
  • Great build quality
  • Decent Quad-core processor
  • Can be used as a Power bank
  • Nice 13 MP rear snapper
  • 5 MP camera shoots nice selfies
  • Updated Android version pre-loaded

Disadvantages-

  • Display pixel density is not good enough
  • Heavy to hold
  • No Gorilla Glass protection.

So this would be all about the Gionee Marathon M5 Specifications. For more information stay tuned with our website. If you liked the article, do leave us comments.

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