Gionee Marathon M4

price Rs. 14,850 onwards launch Aug, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#120
of 149 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 5 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Decent build quality
  • Good design
  • Good ergonomics - curved back feels comfortable to hold in hand
  • Good display - natural color reproduction, and good viewing angles
  • Amigo UI over Android
  • Good speed/performance
  • Decent camera
  • Excellent battery life - with casual usage, easily lasts two days on a single charge

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • No major negatives

5 expert review(s)


video review

source: @Gogi Rana
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super AMOLED
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Magnetic Sensor
  • Motion Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.3 GHz, Quad Core, MediaTek MT6735
GPUMali-400
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity5000 mAh
Battery Standby225 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)400 hrs
Battery Talktime50.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)18.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Battery Standby (4G): 440 hrs
  • Music Playback Time: 40 hrs
Dimensions
Weight176 gm
Thickness10.18 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Face Beauty
  • Panorama (Horizontal)
  • Geo-Tagging
  • Touch Focus
  • 20 Snaps In One Click
  • Pic Note
  • Filters
  • HDR Mode
  • Take Anytime
  • Filter
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
More
  • Smart Gesture (Pause Alarm)
  • Theme Park
  • Chameleon
  • Eco Mode
  • Extreme Power Mode
  • Amiclone
  • USB On-The_Go
  • WiFi Direct
  • Hotknot
  • Gionee Xender
  • Saavn
  • Du Battery Saver
  • Twiter
  • Wechat
  • Whatsapp
  • Yahoo Cricket
  • Du Speed Booster
  • Amigo Paper
  • Game Zone
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.17/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys