Gionee hasn’t disappointed its customers this time also after it has maintained its reputation for being a phone maker that releases sleek Smartphones. The Marathon M5 Plus is having a new brother added to its Gionee family after the phone maker launched the new Smartphone and named it “Marathon M5 Enjoy”. The Smartphone was launched in China on Monday and it has been hit with a CNY 1,999 ($309) price tag. The Smartphone is now available on the company’s shopping website for any who may want to get one of it directly from the maker.
The newly released Smartphone has some features that make it identical to the Gionee Marathon M5 Plus; the only real difference is the battery capacity and the rear camera resolutions on each of the Smartphones. The new Smartphone does not come with a fingerprint sensor on the back like of some of the newly launched Smartphones; instead, the Gionee Marathon M5 Enjoy has its own fingerprint sensor on the physical home button at the front of the device. The fingerprint sensor has been touted to be one of the fastest after it was discovered that the sensor can unlock your phones in just 0.5 seconds. The Smartphone comes clothed with a metal case, it has a 5000mAh Li-Po battery capacity that has been found to deliver 52 hours talk time and 775 hours standby time.
The Gionee Marathon M5 Enjoy runs Amigo 3.1 based on Android 5.1 Lollipop. The Smartphone comes with a dual-SIM capability and connectivity features that include the Bluetooth, 4G LTE network and USB 2.0 port. The Gionee Marathon M5 Enjoy also has a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) 2.5D TFT screen that comes with pixel density of 267ppi. The Smartphone is powered by a 64-bit 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 SoC and it also comes with a 3GB RAM capacity and MALI-T720 GPU.
The sleek Smartphone sports a large 16GB internal storage capacity and it also supports microSD cards of 128GB. The Gionee Marathon M5 Enjoy comes with an 8MP autofocus camera on the rear, the camera also comes with CMOS sensor and LED flash. The front-facing camera has been clocked at 5MP. Talking of its weight, the Smartphone weighs 200 grams and it is available in Gold color variant for now.
Gionee stated that Chinese and Indian customers may be experiencing a slight difference in hardware and software specs; nevertheless, it assured that each of the devices will be of top quality features, and it also claimed that its customers will enjoy using the newly released Gionee Marathon M5 Enjoy.
Talking of its biggest selling point, the Gionee Marathon’s M5’s long battery life may be one of its top selling points because not many Smartphones in market have that battery capacity. The company has claimed that it optimized the battery to ensure that it doesn’t experience a drop in its capacity after some time. the company also claimed that the Marathon M5 Enjoy will still retain 90 percent of its original capacity even after being charged 600 times, making it possible to enjoy the long battery life for over 2 years without needing to make changes.