Gionee Marathon M4 launched in India at Rs 15,499

Gionee has launched a new smartphone the Gionee Marathon M4 in India and has thereby expanded its Marathon portfolio of devices.

Gionee Marathon M4 launched in India at Rs 15,499 :

The device bears a price tag of Rs 15,499. The device will be available for sale in the country both via online and retail stores.

Gionee Marathon M4 launched in India at Rs 15,499

Gionee Marathon M4 launched in India at Rs 15,499

The Marathon series of devices are popular for sporting large-capacity batteries. The new Marathon M4 will be sporting a 5-inch (720Ũ1280 pixels) HD Super AMOLED display. The smartphone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM.

The smartphone also includes an internal storage of 16Gb which can be further expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card slot. The device comes equipped with an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash along with a secondary 5-megapixel front-facing snapper for the selfie freaks.

The Gionee Marathon M4 is backed by a whopping 5000mAh battery and it is claimed by the company to deliver up to 400 hours of standby time as well as 18 hours of talk time on 3G networks. The device runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop along with Amigo 3.0 UI skin atop it.

The phone supports 4G bands in India TDD-LTE 2300MHz Band 40 and FDD-LTE 1800MHz Band 3. The smartphone measures 144.7Ũ71.2Ũ10.18mm. The device will be available in Black and White colours. The connectivity options bundled with the device are Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, EDGE/GPRS, 3G, GPS/A-GPS and Bluetooth 4.0.