Gionee Marathon M5 Plus

price Rs. 25,999 onwards launch May, 2016
current magic score ?
58.7
verdict AVOID
average value-for-money
currently ranked
#8
of 41 phones in Rs. 25,000 - 30,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 4 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Beautiful, unibody design
  • Big, sharp display with vivid colors, good viewing angles, and good sunlight legibility
  • Very good speed/performance - handles everything thrown at it, including heavy games
  • Excellent battery life - lasts a couple of days with moderate use
  • Loud and clear speaker
  • Good call quality
  • Good, accurate fingerprint sensor

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Large, and heavy
  • Capacitive keys aren't back-lit
  • Average front and rear cameras

4 expert review(s)


129+ user reviews

video review

source: @Gogi Rana
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size6 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 367 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • AMOLED
  • 2.5D Curved Glass Display
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensorYes
Processor/RAM
Processor1.3 GHz, Octa Core, MediaTek MT6753
GPUMali-T720MP3
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory64 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity5020 mAh
Battery Standby697 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)619 hrs
Battery Talktime47.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)21.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Battery Standby Time: 643 hrs
Dimensions
Weight210 gm
Thickness8.4 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Geo-Tagging
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Take Anytime
  • Professional
  • Magic Focus
  • Face Beauty
  • Pic Note
  • Filter
  • Night Mode
  • Ultra Pixel
  • Smart Scene
  • Scan
  • GIF
  • Mood Photo
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
VoLTEYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store, Gstore
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Smart Gesture (Smart Dial, Smart Answer, Pause Alarm, Smart Bright Screen, Black Screen Gesture, Double Click To Wake)
  • Theme Park
  • Mood Card
  • Chameleon
  • Eco Mode
  • Ami Locker
  • Child Mode
  • Abroad Service
  • WiFi Direct
  • UBS Type-C
  • Gionee Xender
  • Whatsapp
  • Du Speed Booster
  • Du Battery Saver
  • 360 Security Lite
  • OLX
  • TouchPal 2015
  • Wifi Master Key
  • Hotoday
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