Gionee Marathon M5 Release Date Fixed in India, Launch on 24 November


The smartphone manufacturer from China, Gionee has all readied up to launch its Marathon smartphone in the Indian market, it will be launching the smartphone named Gionee Marathon M5 in India on 24th November. Gionee India has already started sending out media invited for the event that is scheduled for November 24 in Bangalore.

The Gionee Marathon M5 was unveiled in June earlier this year in China at a price tag of 2,299  CNY (Rs. 23,000 approx.) and it is only now that the Marathon M5 will be making its way in the Indian market.


Gionee Marathon M5 will Launch in India on 24th November with 6020 Battery

If the name does not already ring some bells inside your head, the main USP of the Gionee Marathon M5 is the extra long battery life. The Marathon M5 comes packed with dual batteries of 3010mAh each, which makes a battery of total capacity of 6020mAh.

According to the company claims, batteries will stay up and running for 4 days. The smartphone also features an extreme mode using which the standby time, when the battery power shoes ‘5%’ is 62 hours.


As you would expect from a smartphone of such huge battery capacity, the Marathon M5 smartphone can be utilised as a power bank, using which you will be able to charge other devices. The smartphone also boasts of a quick charge capability.

The Gionee Marathon M5 that has the dimensions of 152x76x8.55mm and at the weight of 214 grams, the smartphone sports a 5.5 inch AMOLED HD display, having a resolution of 720×1280 pixel. Under the hood, the smartphone has the 64-bit quad core MediaTek MT6735 processor that is clocked at 1.5GHz, this is coupled with 2GB of RAM space for the smooth functioning of the device.


The smartphone comes with the capability of dual SIM usage with dual standby and both the SIM cards also supports 4G LTE functionality.

The smartphone offers 16GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card. In the camera department, the smartphone houses a 13 MP camera on the back and on the front it features a 5 MP secondary camera.The smartphone runs the Android 5.1 Lollipop. We will get you the pricing details of the smartphone once it gets launched on the 24th November.