The Shenzhen smartphone maker, Gionee has unveiled its Marathon M4 smartphone in India. The company announced that the device comes with a 5000 mAh of gigantic battery that is claimed by the company to deliver 50 hours of talktime and 440 hours of standby time.
The handset will be available with a price tag or Rs.15,499 in Black and White color variants. The customers can purchase it at their nearest retail store or via any major e-commerce website.
Commenting on the launch, Timir Baran Acharyya, GM, Gionee India said, “Marathon M4 is a result of Gionee’s consistent understanding of the rising demand for a device that not just looks great on the specs sheet, but also demonstrates an impeccable performance.Consumers today love to be connected on the go and are always on the lookout for powerful devices and M4 answers exactly that. With an exceptional battery life and powerful multimedia experience, M4 is sure to set the bar a notch higher.”
The new budget smartphone from the Gionee runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop skinned with Amigo 3.0 UI that is powered by a 1.3GHz Quad Core processor which is integrated with a 2 GB of RAM. On the storage front, the manufacturer has provided 16 GB of onboard storage to the handset, meanwhile, users can install a microSD card of up to 32 GB of capacity.
It is fronted with a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display with 720×1280 pixels of resolution and a 5 megapixel of user-facing camera, placed above it. On the other hand, the back of the device sports an 8 megapixel of primary image capturing solution, which is featured with an LED flash.
The Marathon M4 comes with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, 3.5mm stereo audio jack and Micro-USB with OTG support, as connectivity options.
Besides this, reports coming from the firm suggests that it is expected from Gionee to unveil its full metal body smartphone with 24-megapixel camera, Gionee E8, soon in the Indian smartphone market.
Tech Specs for Gionee Marathon M4
|Display||5-inch HD Super AMOLED display|
|Camera||8MP rear and 5MP front facing camera|
|Processor||1.3GHz quad core processor|
|OS||Android 5.0 Lollipop|