Gionee launches M5 Plus Smartphone with 5,020mAh Battery

Gionee India, today expanded its best-selling Marathon Series by adding the successor in the range, M5 Plus, a power packed smartphone with 5020mAh battery capacity and smart power consumption system, housed in an ultra slim full metal body. The phone is future ready, offering both 4G with VoLTE and CDMA SIM support. M5 Plus is also the first Gionee phone in India to carry the new smiling logo. The device will be available across retail outlets in India, as well as online exclusively through Flipkart.

Gionee M5 Plus

Powered by a 5020mAh Li-ion battery, M5 Plus has an impressive talk time of up to 21 hours and a standby time of up to 619 hours, offering a day-long stress-free usage. Despite the large battery, the design is stylish and ergonomic with an ultra slim full metal body and a centrally placed camera.  The phone has 2.5D FHD AMOLED water drop display screen. The device is equipped with 3GB RAM and 64GB ROM, with expandable memory support upto 128GB. The Marathon M5 Plus is advanced with the fast and convenient touch sensitivity, giving access to make things work smoother.


On the launch of the device in India, 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.”


The charger front of the device is enabled with dual charging chip, further meeting the standard of the Indian consumers. The device is authorized with fingerprint security option by customizing the security standards as per the need and choice of the user.


Marathon M5 Plus runs on the advanced Amigo 3.1 and has highly optimised software for flawless experience. The device comes equipped with features like Amiclone, that allows users to transfer and switch data from their old device at a fraction of a second. The smartphone comes with an energy efficient mode comprising of Eco Mode, Power Saving Mode, Extreme Mode allowing customers have a better power management experience.


Gionee Marathon M5 Plus has a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and front facing 5MP camera allowing a superior picture capturing experience. Advanced image processing enables taking continuous shots of objects in action and full panoramic shots of great scenes!


Accredited with some of the newly added features such as camera that can be opened from the gallery and trash feature and few interesting apps like mobile security the solution for anti-theft, Child mode app, Gionee abroad services displaying two countries time zones, flight information and hotel information for those travelling international frequently, the theme park and the prime version theme.

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus will be available at a MOP of INR 26,999 in the Indian markets.


Key specs of Marathon M5 Plus


  • 5D Curved Edge 15.24cm (6.0), FHD AMOLED display
  • Dual SIM, Dual Standby, USB Type-C for Fast charging
  • Fingerprint Security
  • Mediatek MT6753 Chipset (Octa-core 1.3 GHz)
  • 64GB ROM + 3GB RAM
  • 0MP + 5.0MP camera
  • Amigo 3.1, based on Android 5.1
  • 5020 mAh Li- Po battery with Dual Chip fast-charging
  • Champagne Gold and Polar Gold
  • Eco mode, Power saving mode, Extreme mode
  • CDMA Bands 800MHz


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