A week ago, Gionee announced another smartphone, the Marathon M5 lite, which is only available in the Chinese market. Yesterday, the brand unveiled two more new devices thus increasing the Marathon M5 family, the Marathon M5 Plus and Marathon M5 Enjoy Edition. However, this smartphone will reach a new market very soon, India. The smartphone was seen in a listing of Zauba website, which controls imports and exports in India.
Specs-wise, the handset is powered by a Mediatek MT6735 chipset with quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU and Mali-T720MP2 GPU. It also brings a 5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels, a 3GB RAM and 32GB expandable internal memory. All this powered by a 4000mAh battery. According to the brand, one charge cycle can handle 40 hours of talk time and 39 hours of standby time.
The M5 Lite also comes equipped with an 8MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera. The smartphone is available in gold and gray and runs Android 5.1 Lollipop.