Gionee Marathon M5 is one of the latest smartphones from the mobile giant. One of the outstanding parts of this beast is its large battery. This phone packs a whopping 3GB of RAM and a very fast MediaTek processor, AMOLED screen plus other high-end specifications.
Get the full specification at the bottom of this page.
This phone has some new or rather fresh system UI.
- To get the drop down notifications, you swipe from the bottom instead of the top.
Another thing a new user could find difficult to enable on this phone is to use custom ringtones. It’s somehow like Lumia phones but this one has a perfect solution or way out.
If you want to set a song in your ext SD card as your default ringtone, you need to know this.
SIMPLE STEPS TO CHANGE RINGTONE ON GIONEE MARATHON M5
All you have to do is
- Locate the song directly with a file manager like es file Explorer.
- Copy it
- Go to the phone’s internal storage
- Open media and paste it in the ringtone or notification folder.
- That’s all you need to do. You can repeat the process if you want to add more songs.
Another way, very simple
- Now go to your sound settings and choose your desired song as the default ringtone.
- Sound and vibration
- Ring-tones – select your ringtone under Memory
GIONEE Marathon M5 FULL SPECS
GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Available. Released 2015, November
152 x 76 x 8.6 mm (5.98 x 2.99 x 0.34 in)
211 g (7.44 oz)
Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
5.5 inches (~72.2% screen-to-body ratio)
720 x 1280 pixels (~267 ppi pixel density)
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
– Amigo 3.1
Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Quad-core 1.3 GHz
microSD, up to 128 GB
32 GB, 3 GB RAM
13 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Yes, with A-GPS
microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go
Accelerometer, proximity, compass
SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
– Reverse charging
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
Non-removable Li-Po 6020 mAh battery
Up to 684 h (2G) / Up to 557 h (3G)
Up to 62 h (2G) / Up to 28 h (3G)
White, Gold, Black
0.32 W/kg (head) 0.48 W/kg (body)