In addition to the Marathon M5 Plus, Gionee announced another Marathon series smartphone called the M5 Enjoy yesterday. Similar to the Marathon M5 Plus, the M5 Enjoy comes with a premium metal design and a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button, which as per the brand can unlock the device in 0.5 seconds. The phone is backed by a meaty 5,000mAh battery, which promises 52 hours of talk time and 775 hours of standby time.
The Gionee M5 Enjoy sports a phablet-grade 5.5-inch HD IPS display with 2.5D arc glass. The phone is backed by a 1.3GHz quad-core 64-bit MediaTek MT6735 processor, coupled with a Mali T720 GPU and 3GB of RAM. For storage, it offers 16GB of internal memory, further expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card.
The M5 Enjoy offers an 8MP autofocus rear camera with an LED flash and 1080p recording, and a 5MP front-facing snapper for selfies and video calling. Connectivity-wise, the phone features dual-SIM slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG and GPS. The device runs Android 5.1 Lollipop with Gionee’s Amigo 3.1 UI on top.
The Gionee M5 Enjoy has been priced at 1,999 Yuan (approx. Rs 20,500), and will be available in a gold hue from the company’s online store in China starting December 25th.