Gionee Marathon M5 Plus with 5020mAh battery is unveiled; phone goes on sale December 25th

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus with 5020mAh battery is unveiled; phone goes on sale December 25th
The Gionee Marathon M5 Plus has been officially unveiled in China. The phablet features a 6-inch AMOLED screen with a 1080 x 1920 resolution, and employs 2D arc glass. Under the hood is the MediaTek 6753 SoC carrying an octa-core 1.3GHz CPU and the Mali-T720 GPU. 3GB of RAM is inside, along with 64GB of native storage. A 128GB capacity microSD slot is available for those seeking additional memory.

The 13MP rear camera offers Phase Detection Auto Focus, allowing you to get your subject focused in just .1 second. The 5MP front-facing camera takes selfies and handles video chats. A 5020mAh battery is aboard, and dual-charging chips will give you up to a full day's worth of power after just 60 minutes of charge time.

The Marathon M5 Plus supports 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG and USB Type-C connectivity. The home button features an embedded fingerprint scanner, and the metal-clad body is 8.4mm thick. The device goes on sale Christmas Day, priced at the equivalent of $385. If you are interested, you can buy the handset from Gionee's online store. Simply click on the sourcelink.

source: Gionee via GadgetBlaze



1. prashant1707

Posts: 83; Member since: Nov 13, 2015

sorry Gionee , but nexus 6 at $300 dollars (64 gigs) seems to be a better option than ur M5 plus.

2. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3951; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Hell Yeah It Is LOL.

9. ajsmsg78

Posts: 18; Member since: Dec 19, 2013

That would be true if the Nexus 6 even made it through 3/4 of a day but it doesn't. The battery sucks. I'm selling my Nexus 6 because of it. It's time to buy phones with big batteries that can last one to two days. I can't wait for these Chinese OEM'S to start selling these phones in the states.

3. vladimir86

Posts: 85; Member since: Oct 15, 2011

Actually the only bad think in nexus 6 is camera is prey crappy

5. Hexa-core

Posts: 2131; Member since: Aug 11, 2015

Nexus 6's camera outperforms iPhone 6 Plus in PA's blind camera comparision. So your clain is false!

6. Hexa-core

Posts: 2131; Member since: Aug 11, 2015

... your claim*

8. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

but iPhone 6plus camera isnt that great after all :-/ and nexus6 camera cant beat most of 2015 android midranger (except moto X pure and V10 i guess :-/)

4. T-Dizzle

Posts: 158; Member since: Jul 21, 2015

What version of Android does it run? I didn't see that.

7. mike2959

Posts: 697; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

Another Chinese phone claiming monster battery, and it won't even get 4 hours of screen in time.

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