Gionee comes with variant of Marathon M5 named Marathon M5 Lite. The smartphone comes with 4000mAh massive battery with standby time 450 hr and a 32.7 hr of talk time life. Using Extreme mode for battery consumption it gives a talk time of 3 hours and standby time of upto 32 hours even if there is only 5% of power left. It can charge other devices too and used as powerbank.
Other than battery the smartphone has 5-inch HD IPS display with Dragontrail protection. It comes with 1.5GHz quad core MediaTek MT6735 processor. It is loaded with 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB. It supports Dual SIM with 4G LTE connectivity. It sports 8MP rear camera with LED Flash and 5MP front camera. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Amigo UI 3.1 on top of it.
Timir Baran Acharya, General Manager, Gionee India said,
“After the runaway success with the Marathon Series i.e. M2, M3, M4 and recently launched M5 capacity Smartphone, we are strengthening our focus to the battery phones and are excited to introduce to you the Marathon M5 Lite. We are certain that the Marathon M5 Lite would be well-accepted by the consumers, just like its predecessors.”
Gionee Marathon M5 Lite launched for Rs. 12,999 in Golden colour only.