Coming in two color variants champagne gold and polar gold, the Marathon M5 Plus is available at a price of Rs. 26,999 on Flipkart and other retail stores across India.
21 hours of talktime!
In fact, M5 Plus is the first Gionee phone in India to carry the new smiling logo. One of the talking points about this device is the 5020mAh Li-ion battery, that has a talk time of up to 21 hours and a standby time of up to 619 hours, offering a day-long stress-free usage.
Moreover, it comes equipped with the fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button below the display.
Above average specs
Moving on to the specifications, the Gionee Marathon M5 Plus sports a 6.0-inch Full HD AMOLED display with 2.5D curved edges.
It is powered by an Octa-core Mediatek MT6753 Chipset clocked at 1.3GHz along with 3GB RAM, 64GB ROM under the hood with expandable memory support up to 128GB.
On the camera front, this high-end device has 13MP rear camera with LED flash, 5MP front camera on board.
Energy efficient modes!
Talking about the OS, the Gionee Marathon M5 Plus is shipped with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop topped with Amigo 3.1 out of the box. The device comes equipped with features like Amiclone, that allows users to transfer and switch data from their old device at a fraction of a second. The smartphone comes with an energy efficient mode comprising of Eco Mode, Power Saving Mode, Extreme Mode allows customers have a better power management experience.
Will it just Rs. 26,999 with its performance?
Meanwhile, it also brings new apps, including mobile security the solution for anti-theft, Child mode app, Gionee abroad services displaying two country time zones, flight information and hotel information for those travelling internationally frequently, the theme park and the prime version theme.
On the launch of the device in India, Arvind R Vohra, Country CEO & MD, Gionee India said, "We are thrilled to bring the M5 Plus to India. The device is a perfect reflection of a beautifully crafted powerhouse. Our motto with the Marathon series remains the same with each device to make people's life stress-free with no battery issues bothering them. We at Gionee believe that smart phones are needed to take down your burdens not add on it, hence, we design our devices as per the utmost needs of our consumers."