Gionee Marathon M5 Plus with 5020 mAh battery and fingerprint scanner launched for Rs. 26999

Given the success of the Marathon series in India, Gionee has now launched the Gionee Marathon M5 Plus in the country.


Gionee has announced the launch of the Gionee Marathon M5 Plus, which is the company’s latest addition to the Marathon series flaunting a unibody metal build and a fingerprint scanner embedded in the Home button. The device has a 6 inch Super AMOLED display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.3 GHz octa core MediaTek processor with 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Gionee Marathon M5 Plus has an 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a massive 5020 mAh battery. The phone has dual SIM support with 4G LTE connectivity. The handset is priced at Rs. 26999 and is available in Champagne Gold and Polar Gold colour options.


Speaking about the Gionee Marathon M5 Plus, Arvind R Vohra, Country CEO & MD, Gionee India, said, “We are thrilled to bring the M5 Plus to India. The device is a perfect reflection of a beautifully crafted powerhouse.  Our motto with the Marathon series remains the same with each device to make people’s life stress free with no battery issues bothering them. We at Gionee believe that smart phones are needed to take down your burdens not add on it, hence, we design our devices as per the utmost needs of our consumers.

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus specs:

  • 6.0 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.3 GHz octa core MediaTek MT6753 processor
  • Mali-T720 GPU
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 64 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.1 Lollipop
  • 5020 mAh battery