Gionee Marathon M5 Lite with 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs 12999

Gionee Marathon M5 Lite has been officially launched in India. It is the latest compact smartphone in the Marathon series that comes with a massive 4000 mAh battery. Lets check out the specifications, features and pricing of the device.


Gionee Marathon M5 Lite Specifications

The Gionee Marathon M5 Lite features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display which is protected by Dragontrail Glass. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and comes with 32 GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 128 GB 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 Lite comes with a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. It shoots Full HD (1080p) videos. It has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports Dual SIM feature, comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio. It is 8.5 mm thick and weighs 183 grams.


The Marathon M5 Lite comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG and GPS as connectivity options. The phablet packs in a massive 4,000 mAh battery under the hood that promises up to 450 hours of standby time and 32.7 hours of talk time. It can also charge other devices and act as a power bank.

The Gionee Marathon M5 Lite is available in Golden color and has been priced at Rs 12,999 in India. It is now being sold via retail stores and official Gionee online store. The company had previously launched the Gionee Marathon M5 with 6020mAh battery for Rs 17,999.

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