Gionee has announced the mid ranged Marathon M5 Mini smartphone in its Marathon series which is known for bigger battery capacity. This is obviously the Mini variant of Marathon M5 which was launched last year in November for Rs. 18,000/- The new M5 Mini comes out of the box running Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with company’s own Amigo UI 3.1. It seems to be a single sim variant. The phone features a 5 inch HD IPS display offering 1280 x 720 pixels resolution.
Gionee has powered the Marathon M5 Mini with 2GB of RAM paired up with 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor and Mali-T720 GPU making the device pretty good in performance, multitasking as well as for Gaming. We get on-board 16GB storage memory that can be expanded up to 128GB using microSD card. As per connectivity, it supports basic options including 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and USB OTG. Yes, the M5 Mini lacks 4G connectivity.
As per photography, Marathon M5 Mini supports 8 Megapixel rear camera with LED Flash allowing you to capture high quality pictures along with Full HD 1080p video recording. There is also a 5 megapixel front facing shooter for Selfie fans and for video calling. Being a Marathon phone, Gionee has powered the device with 4000mAh battery that will accompany you for couple of days in single charge.
Gionee Marathon M5 mini Specifications:
- Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with Amigo UI 3.1
- 5 inch HD IPS display
- 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor
- 2GB of RAM
- Mali-T720 GPU
- 16GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 128GB using microSD card
- 8 Megapixel rear camera with LED Flash
- 1080p video recording
- 5 Megapixel front-facing camera
- 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and USB OTG
- 4000mAh battery
Just like all other Gionee smartphones, get the latest Gionee USB Driver and PC Suite application for your Marathon M5 Mini from here in one click, and absolutely free. Using these tools, you can make the best out of your phone by increasing its productivity as well as providing better security for each information stored on the device. PC Suite helps you to Sync all important data from the phone to clouds such as contacts, bookmarks, notes, calendar, messages, Office files, etc. These data can also be synced with programs like Office Outlook. PC Suite even lets you backup the entire phone including all installed apps, sd data, files, folders, settings, etc in a single backup file. If anything goes wrong with the phone, you can simply use this file to Restore it back to its state without loosing a single file.
Furthermore, PC Suite is the most effective and comfortable way for managing your smartphone. Using the tool you can send or receive SMS from computer, install or remove apps, as well as edit the notes or calendars of your phone directly from pc screen. It also keeps the phone updated with latest firmware version offering your optimized performance. There are many more such essential features of PC Suite. While USB Driver on other hand lets you connect your Gionee phone with Windows running computers. Without the driver, no pc will detect your phone at all. It is also must for carrying out development tasks such as Rooting, Installing Custom ROMs, Custom Recovery, etc. So, go ahead and get both the tools right away to your desktop.