Compare Gionee Marathon M5 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • The Gionee Marathon M5 Plus has 6 inch Screen Size, which is 13.0% more
  • Gionee Marathon M5 Plus has 64GB Internal Storage and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 16GB Internal Storage
  • Gionee Marathon M5 Plus's RAM is 33.0% more
 
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus
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100 /100
95 /100
  
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84 Value For Money Score
88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
6 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED AMOLED   
Pixel Density
368 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
MediaTek Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.3GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
MediaTek MT6753 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-T720 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
Amigo UI 3.1 -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
160.90 x 81.20 x 8.40 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
208 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Polar Gold, Champagne Gold Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
64GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
53.71GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM + CDMA GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
5020mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
-   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
Gionee Marathon M5 PlusSamsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 6 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP13MP  
RAM 3GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 5020mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium design with Metal and Glass body construction
  • Decent battery backup with the 2900mAh unit
  • Fast and accurate fingerprint sensor
  • Brilliant AMOLED display with 424PPI and Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Good camera performance and has OIS
The Bad
  • Not the latest Android version, runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box
  • Does not support 4K video recording

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Huge 5020mAh battery keeps it powered on for a really long time
  • Premium metal build
  • Dual SIM, supports 4G and VOLTE
  • Really snappy fingerprint scanner
  • Comes with the latest USB Type C port, with fast charging
The Bad
  • The 6 inch display may not be appealing to everyone as it makes the phone really big
  • The phone feels bulky and heavy
  • Camera performance is average
  • The device tends to get a little warm when streaming videos for a long time
  • The plastic contacts on the back on top and bottom of the device feel cheap

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