Gionee Marathon M3 with long-lasting 5000 mAh battery launched for Rs. 12999

Soon after the Gionee Marathon M3 went on sale online, the company has now officially announced the handset.


Gionee has announced the launch of the Gionee Marathon M3, which is the company’s latest smartphone sporting a long lasting battery. The device has a 5 inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad core MediaTek processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Gionee Marathon M3 has an 8 MP rear facing auto focus camera with a LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the latest Android KitKat version with a massive 5000 mAh battery, which is said to last up to 32.8 days on standby with 51 hours talk time on 2G and 32.46 hours talk time on 3G. The handset is priced at Rs. 12999.

Speaking about the Gionee Marathon M3, Arvind Vohra, India Head, Gionee Smartphones said, “It gives us immense pleasure to bring the much awaited Marathon M3 to India.  I am delighted to present our consumers with our latest device that is sure to create a new benchmark in the smartphone market. We have introduced this for discerning consumers who love to be connected on the go and are in the lookout for powerful devices.”

Gionee Marathon M3 specs:

  • 5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.3 GHz quad core MediaTek MT6582 processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 8 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.4 KitKat
  • 5000 mAh battery