Gionee M5 Marathon Plus

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Market Status: Available in India

Updated on:Dec 08, 2016

Release Date: May 04, 2016 (Official)

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Key Features

  • Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
  • Performance



  • Display


  • Camera



  • Battery



  • 64 GB + 128 GB Expandable
  • Supports Indian bands
  • VoLTE
  • Dual SIM: Micro + Micro
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • FM Radio

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  • Large battery capacity 
  • Solid configuration
  • Premium metallic design 
  • A lot of RAM 

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  • Average camera specs
  • Extra large display

Premium design, powerful battery

Display and configuration

The Gionee M5 Plus is a battery-centric smartphone featuring a 6-inch, 2.5D AMOLED display with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass on top, offering a resolution of 1080p. The device has a waistline of 8.4mm, and tips the scale at 210 grams, even featuring a large battery. It also comes with a fingerprint sensor for enhanced security. The phablet is powered by a 64-bit, 1.3GHz octa-core MediaTek processor, aided by 3GB of RAM.

Camera and storage 

For imaging, the Gionee M5 Plus is equipped with a 13-megapixel primary snapper, aided by autofocus, a CMOS sensor, an LED flash, and white balance presets along with full HD video recording. For self portraits, the device gets a decent 5-megapixel secondary shooter. For storage, the device gets an excellent 64GB of internal memory, which can be further increased up to 128GB via a microSD card.

Connectivity and battery 

In terms of connectivity, the Gionee M5 Plus’ main highlight is a USB Type-C port, which delivers faster data transfer speed. Its other connectivity options include dual-SIM slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, micro-USB, USB OTG and A-GPS. Since the handset is a battery-centric device, it is backed by a powerful 5,020mAh battery, which also supports fast charging.

Verdict

The Gionee M5 Plus is an excellent smartphone for power-hungry users with a massive 5,020mAh battery. in addition to offering a massive battery, the phone comes with the latest standard USB Type-C port for faster charging and data transfer capabilities, a phablet-grade display, a powerful processor, and impressive amount of internal storage. The M5 Plus is suitable for those looking for a premium design and solid configuration for a mid-range budget. 

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Gionee M5 Marathon Plus Specifications

General

Launch Date May 4, 2016 (Official)
Brand Gionee
Model M5 Plus
Operating System Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
SIM Slot(s)
Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Micro
SIM2: Micro
Network 4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available
Fingerprint Sensor
Quick Charging

Design

Size Compare
Dimensions 160.9 (H) x 81.2 (W) x 8.4 (T) mm
Very Good
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8.4 mm
Average in group
8.1 mm
Best in this group
4.7 mm
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Weight 210 grams
Poor
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210 grams
Average in group
151 grams
Best in this group
107 grams
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Build Material Case: Metal
Back: Metal
Colours Champagne Gold, Polar Gold

Display

Excellent
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92%
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77%
Best in this group
93%
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Screen Size
6.0 inches (15.24 cm)
Screen Resolution
Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)
Pixel Density
367 ppi
Excellent
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367 ppi
Average in group
401 ppi
Best in this group
565 ppi
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Display Type
AMOLED
Touch Screen Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Screen to Body Ratio
75.78 %

Performance

Very Good
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76%
Average in group
72%
Best in this group
99%
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Chipset MediaTek MT6753
Processor
Octa core, 1.3 GHz, Cortex A53
Good
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Octa core, 1.3 GHz, Cortex A53, Chipset: Mediatek MT6753
Average in group
Octa core, 1.3 GHz, Cortex A53, Chipset: Mediatek MT6753
Best in this group
Dual core, 2.4 GHz, Kryo + Dual core, 2 GHz, Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8996 Pro Snapdragon 821
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Architecture
64 bit
Graphics
Mali-T720 MP3
RAM
3 GB
Excellent
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3 GB
Average in group
2 GB
Best in this group
6 GB
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Storage

Best in Class
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99%
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96%
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99%
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Internal Memory
64 GB
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64 GB
Average in group
16.00 GB
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64.00 GB
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Expandable Memory
Up to 128 GB
User Available Storage Up to 52 GB

Camera

Very Good
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80%
Average in group
81%
Best in this group
98%
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Main Camera

Resolution
13 MP Primary Camera
Very Good
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13 MP
Average in group
13.00 MP
Best in this group
21 MP
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Sensor
CMOS image sensor
Autofocus
Phase Detection autofocus
Optical Image Stabilisation
No
Flash
LED Flash
Image Resolution 4128 x 3096 Pixels
Settings
Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting
Camera Features
Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recording
1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera

Resolution
5 MP Front Camera
Good
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5 MP
Average in group
5 MP
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20 MP
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Autofocus
No
Flash
No

Battery

Excellent
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92%
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65%
Best in this group
98%
Group: 15 - 23 K Phones
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Capacity
5020 mAh
Type Li-Polymer
User Replaceable
No
Talktime
Up to 21 Hours(3G) / Up to 47 Hours(2G)
Quick Charging
Fast

Network & Connectivity

SIM Size SIM1: Micro, SIM2: Micro
Network Support
4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
VoLTE
SIM 1
4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 900 MHz

2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

GPRS:
Available

EDGE:
Available

SIM 2
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
Wi-Fi Features
Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth
v4.0
GPS
with A-GPS
NFC
No
USB Type-C
(Doesn't support micro-USB)

Multimedia

FM Radio
Loudspeaker
Audio Jack 3.5 mm

Special Features

Fingerprint Sensor
Fingerprint Sensor Position Front
Other Sensors
Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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Expert Reviews for Gionee M5 Marathon Plus

Recent Expert Reviews
  • Gionee Marathon M5 Plus review: solid battery life that comes at a price
    Ketaki Bhojnagarwala
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    "The Marathon M5 Plus will put your battery woes to rest. But is that enough?"Battery-centric smartphones are a bore. There, we said it. Sure, they come with a promise of an all-day (in most cases, a two-day) battery life, but it’s almost always at a cost. So yes, you’ll be able to leave your charger at home, but you'll probably end up compromising on other aspects. Gionee is a brand that’s been guilty of devices like this with its Marathon...

    Pros:  Premium metal build; Great battery life; Decent cameras; Responsive fingerprint sensor;

    Cons: 6-inch screen is a tad too big ; A few lags in performance; Expensive ;

    Verdict: Gionee has tried really hard to make the Marathon M5 Plus a desirable option in the big-battery segment. And in many ways, the company has succeeded. The metal body, fingerprint sensor, stunning display, good battery life and decent cameras work in i...

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82 User Reviews for Gionee M5 Marathon Plus

Overall User Rating (3.8 Out of 5 based on 146 ratings)

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  • Biggest mistake of my life!
    Vikash Choudhary
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    Overall: Very bad product, very big issue of hang. Really disappointed.

  • Good Product
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    08 Jun 2016
    Reviewed On: flipkart.com

    Overall: The product is good. Delivery was timely. Good buy. The screen size is very big so you'll take time to get accustomed to it. Processor is fast. The fingerprint sensor works fine.

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Gionee M5 Marathon Plus Price in India
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus Smart Phone, Champagne Gold at Amazon Rs. 19,300
Gionee M5 PLUS ( 64GB Champagne Gold ) at Snapdeal Rs. 19,500
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus (Champagne Gold, 64 GB) at Flipkart Rs. 26,999
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus (CDMA + 4G) (Champagne Gold) at Onlymobiles Rs. 18,799
Gionee M5 Plus Dual Sim 64 GB (Champagne Gold) at Tatacliq Rs. 19,999
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus at Shopclues Rs. 26,800
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