Gionee Launches Elife E8 and Marathon M5 Smartphones

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Chinese smartphone manufacturer Gionee has unveiled Elife E8 and Marathon M5 smartphones in Beijing, China. Elife E8 will be its flagship whereas Marathon M5 will be for users who like long battery smartphones.

Elife E8 sports a 6-inch Super AMOLED screen having 1440x2540p resolution, running on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Amigo UI 3.1. It has a 2GHz octa-core Mediatek MT6785 chipset with 3GB RAM and comes with 64GB internal storage.

It features a 23.7-megapixel rear-camera with real-time lossless zoom, dual-tone LED flash, capable of taking photos of 100 MP resolution. It also comes with 8 MP front facing camera.

The Elife E8 is dual-sim and supports 4G and NFC. It is backed by a 3,500mAh battery and also has fingerprint scanner.

Gionee Launches Elife E8 and Marathon M5

Gionee Elife E8 specs

6-inch display
2560 x 1440 pixels
Android 5.0 Lollipop based Amigo 3.0 UI
64-bit MediaTek MT6795 chipset, 2GHz octa-core CPU, IMG G620 GPU
3GB RAM
32GB of internal storage
23.7-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 4K video recording
8-megapixel front camera
Dual SIM, 4G LTE, 3G HSPA, Wi-Fi 802.11ac b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB 2.0
3,250mAh battery

Marathon M5 features a 5.5-inch AMOLED screen with 720x1280p resolution, Android 5.0 Lollipop, 16GB internal storage, 2GB RAM, quad-core Mediatek MT6735 chipset.

It features a 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera and 4G support.

The Marathon M5 comes with a 6020 mAh battery. It uses dual battery cell technology which consists of two 3010 mAh cells. The smartphone has 62 hours on standby with only 5% of charge.

Gionee Marathon M5 specs

5.5-inch IPS AMOLED
display, 1280 x 720 pixels
1.3GHz quad-core processor (make unknown but probably MediaTek)
Android 5.0 Lollipop based Amigo 3.0 UI
16GB of internal storage, expandable by microSD card ( up to 128GB)
13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash
5-megapixel front camera
Dual SIM, 4G LTE, 3G HSPA, Wi-Fi 802.11ac b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB 2.0
6,020 mAh battery

The Elife E8 will hit shelves from July 15 in China at 3999 yuan ($644), whereas the Marathon M5 will be available from June 25 at 2,299 yuan ($370).

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