A few weeks ago, Gionee held an event in Shanghai where the company announced a new smartphone in their Elife series and while that is on it’s way Gionee has brought a new smartphone in the Marathon series. Today, the Gionee Marathon M4 is launched in India and it brings some interesting features as the press release said us to forget about chargers, plug points and power banks. It is a special series in which the smartphones come with huge battery and not to forget a lot of battery life.
The Gionee Marathon M4 comes with a 5-inch HD AMOLED display that offers a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The pixel density also looks good. The handset comes with a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor with Mali 400 GPU. It comes with 2GB of RAM which is also a good thing. The internal storage of this device is 16GB and you can expand the external storage upto 32GB via a microSD Card.
The Gionee Marathon M4 comes with Android 5.0 Lollipop on board with Amigo OS 3.0. The company has not mentioned whether it will receive the future software updates or not. The smartphone comes with dual SIM standby and it supports LTE as well. It provides connectivity features like Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, microUSB port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Also, to note it is packing a 64-bit processor which makes it special.
The Gionee Marathon M4 comes with an 8-Megapixel camera on the back which is capable of shooting good quality HD videos and on the front of this device, there is a 5-Megapixel camera present on the front which is capable of taking good selfies. It is going to be available in both White and Black colors.
Mr. 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 Gionee Marathon M4 comes with a price tag of Rs. 15,499.