Gionee Marathon M5If there is something I appreciate in smartphones, that will of course be a sharp crisp display with a lot of PPI  and an OLED display technology to make sure I get a deep black and red colour details when watching a movie or perhaps scrolling through a photo album. This is one favour Gionee often does me. And with the release of the Gionee Marathon 5E, all I can say is WOW!

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Featuring a metal body, Gionee Marathon M5 Enjoy sports a 5.5-inch TFT IPS display. The screen has the an HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and a pixel density of about 267 ppi for manageable clarity.

Additionally, the mid-range Marathon 5E is equipped with a lower capacity 5000mAh Lithium-Polymer battery, which Gionee says will deliver an amazing 52 hours of talk time. It packs a fingerprint sensor in its home button and you supposedly can open the device in less than one second using this feature.


Here is a detailed specs of the Marathon 5E

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General Features

  • Platform: Android 5.1 (Lollipop), Amigo 3.1
  • Processor: Quad Core Processor (Mediatek MT6735)
  • GPU:
  • Memory: 3GB RAM
  • Colours: White, Gold
  • Dimension: 155 x 76 x 9 mm
  • Weight: 200 g
  • SIM Type: Micro SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM


  • Display: 5.5-inch AMOLED Touch Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (267 ppi)
  • Display Protection:


  • Rear Camera: 8MP Camera, 1080p HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, LED Flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, Panorama, HDR
  • Front Camera: 5MP Camera

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  • Built-in Storage: 16GB
  • Memory Card Support: up to 128GB
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Yes

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes USB 2.0


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
  • Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • SpO2: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: No
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No


  • Battery: 5000 mAh Li-Po Battery
  • Talktime: up to 52 hours
  • Standby Time: up to 775 hours



When the Gionee Marathon M5 Enjoy finally arrives  in Nigeria its price is expected to range from 70,000 to 110,000 Naira.

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