Gionee Marathon M5 Review & Specification

Gionee Marathon M5 review

Gionee Marathon M5

Nowadays, Gionee is launching their awesome phones, With best features. Their phones are slim with good look and long battery life. Some of them are best with the low budget. So today we are with the new Gionee Marathon M5

Gionee Marathon m5 Specification
Resolution5.5″ (720×1280 pixel)
Camera12mp (1080p)
CPU1.3 GHz Quad Core
Battery6020 mAh Li-po

Gionee Marathon M5 Review & Specification

Gionee recently launched its flagship phone for the year, the Gionee Marathon M5 with spectacular specs and features. The phone which is priced at Rs 17,999 is a stiff competitor to OnePlus X (available using amazon coupons for a discounted price) and Moto X Play. Available only on Flipkart, the Marathon M5 has a big battery with a capacity of 6020mAh – two batteries of 3010mAh each.
There is also a reverse charging feature by which you can charge your power bank from the smartphone. A fast charging feature adds more edge to the device as well. Here is a comprehensive review on the latest offering from Gionee.


Gionee Marathon M5 review
Gionee Marathon M5 review

The device comes in three color variants – White, Grey and Gold. The 5.5-inch phablet has a metallic outer body. An AMOLED screen makes the display look beautiful. At 211 grams, it is a bit on the heavier side and is bulky on pockets. The thickness is 8.5mm with a non-removable back cover.
You would need big hands to use it with a single hand. The top of the phone has a 3.5mm headphone jack and infrared LED while the microUSB port is present on the bottom of the device. The right side has the volume keys and the power button while the SIM slots can be found on both right and left sides.


Gionee Marathon M5 Specification
Gionee Marathon M5 Specification

The Marathon M5 is powered by a 64-bit 1.5GHz Quad-core processor which is coupled with a humongous 3GB of RAM. The internal storage that comes with the device is 32GB which is more than sufficient for storing a large amount of data.
There is a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera for all shooting needs of a photography enthusiast. The battery is a beefy one with 6020mAh capacity and it is the biggest ever in a smartphone.



Gionee Marathon M5 Performance
Gionee Marathon M5 Performance

The phone which runs on Android v.5.1 Lollipop has an Amigo 3.1 UI which is quite smooth and user-friendly. The dual SIM phone has dual standby feature and has 4G LTE functionality. There are a lot of apps that come pre-loaded with the phone which include Twitter, WhatsApp, Facebook, Gionee Xender and many more. The internal memory of the device can be boosted to an additional 128GB using an external microSD card.
The camera does not disappoint and give very good pictures even under low-light conditions. The front camera is wonderful for selfies. Other added features in the device include Eco mode, IR blaster and auto call record.


Gionee Marathon M5 Connectivity
Gionee Marathon M5 Connectivity

The plethora of connectivity options available in Marathon M5 is more than enough for the end user. The options include GPRS, EDGE, 4G, Wi-Fi, GPS with AGPS and Bluetooth 4.0. Some important sensors in the device include proximity, G-sensor and motion and light sensor.


If you are someone who travels a lot and does not want to carry a phone with a meek battery, the Marathon M5 is a great option. Use eBay coupons from to get discounts with the benefit of additional cashback. There are other fierce competitors in this price range and it remains to be seen if Gioneeā€™s latest offering can be durable and last in the long run. Go for it for the battery and amazing camera.

Rahul Solanki

Rahul is a gadget lover and love to write about gadgets, mobile apps, and latest phone reviews. He owns several blogs <a href="">Now Gadgets</a>. He also likes to write on how to make money, gadgets, Bollywood review and much more...

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