Gionee Marathon M5 with 6020mAh battery to launch in India on November 24

Gionee Marathon M5 will be launched in India on November 25 at an event in Bangalore. The device that packs in a whopping 6020mAh battery was unveiled in China back in June. Lets check out the specifications.


Gionee Marathon M5 Specifications

The Gionee Marathon M5 features a 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD AMOLED Plus display which is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor along with Mali-T760 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which can be expanded via microSD. The device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with the company’s Amigo UI 3.1 on top of it.

The Marathon M5 comes with a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 5P lenses. It shoots Full HD (1080p) videos. It has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with 84-degree ultra-wide angle lens for selfies and video calling. The phablet has a unibody metal build which is 8.5 mm thick (4.75mm edge) and weighs 214 grams. It supports dual SIM feature and comes with 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio.

The Marathon M5 comes with 4G LTE (on both SIMs), 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG and GPS as connectivity options. The phablet packs in a whopping 6,020 mAh battery under the hood. It actually has two 3,010 battery cells which promises up to 62 hours of standby time even if the phablet has only 5% battery left. It can also charge other devices and act as a powerbank and has fast dual charging chips.


The Gionee Marathon M5 is available in Black, Gold and White color variants and has been priced at CNY 2,299 in China which is around INR Rs 23,000 approximately. We will find out the indian pricing within a couple of days. Gionee has also launched the Marathon M4 in the country recently.

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