Gionee has launched the Marathon M5 Lite (the lite variant of Marathon M5) in China priced at 999 Yuan, i.e $155 or Rs. 10,400. Although being a Lite variant it comes with little lower specifications, but since Marathon series is known for huge battery, the Marathon M5 Lite too comes with a 4000mAh battery. It is running on Android 5.1 Lollipop with company’s own Amigo 3.0 UI and supports Dual SIM cards with dual standby.
Marathon M5 Lite sports a 5 inch HD display protected with Dragontrail Glass and offers 1280 x 720 pixels resolution at 294 PPI pixel density. Gionee has powered the device with 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6735 Quad core 64-bit processor paired up by 3GB of RAM. It comes with 32GB on-board storage memory and supports up to 128GB MicroSD card for expansion.
The new Marathon M5 Lite has an 8 Megapixel primary camera with LED flash at rear facing and a 5 Megapixel Selfie shooter at the front. It is a 4G LTE smartphone also supporting GPS/A-GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and microUSB port. Coming to its main highlight, the 4000mAh battery, the phone can accompany us up to 40 hours in a single charge and up to 39 days in standby.
Gionee Marathon M5 Lite Specifications:
- Android 5.1 Lollipop based Amigo 3.0 UI
- Dual sim dual standby
- 5 inch HD display protected with Dragontrail Glass
- 1280 x 720 pixels resolution at 294 PPI
- 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6735 Quad core 64-bit processor
- 3GB of RAM
- 32GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 128GB using MicroSD card
- 8 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash
- 5 Megapixel front facing camera
- 4G LTE, GPS/A-GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and microUSB port
- 4000mAh battery offering up to 40 hours of talk time and 39 days standby
You should download the latest Gionee USB Driver and PC Suite software for your Marathon M5 Lite to make the best out of it. These are very essential tools because, while USB driver is must for connecting the phone with any computer and also for carrying out development tasks such as Rooting, installing Custom ROMs, etc, PC Suite on other hand increases the phone’s productivity and offers better security to each files and information stored on the device. You can use the PC Suite for Syncing contacts, messages, emails, notes, bookmarks, etc from phone to clouds like Google, Microsoft, Yahoo etc as well as with pc programs like MS outlook.
PC Suite also lets you Backup your complete Marathon M5 Lite smartphone on computer with all its apps, SD data,files, folders, everything in a single file. In case something goes wrong with the phone, you can use this file to Restore it back anytime, without even loosing a single file. You can even manage the phone’s calendars, apps, notes, etc from computer itself. Well, you can even Send and Receive SMS from PC screen. There’s lots more such important stuffs to do with this tool such as sharing mobile internet instantly over USB cable, updating firmware and lots more.