Compare Gionee Marathon M5 Plus vs Honor 8

Feature Comparison

  • The 6 inch Screen Size on the Gionee Marathon M5 Plus is 13.0% more
  • The Gionee Marathon M5 Plus's Internal Storage measures in at 64GB. When compared to the other product's Internal Storage, it is 50.0% more
  • RAM of Honor 8's is 25.0% more than Gionee Marathon M5 Plus
 
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus
Honor 8
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Spec Score 
84 / 100
100 / 100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
76Value For Money
85Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
6 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
368 PPI 423 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
2.5D Curved Glass -   
Chipset     
Brand
MediaTek HiSilicon Kirin   
Processor Speed
1.3GHz 2.3GHz   
Processor
MediaTek MT6753 HiSilicon Kirin 950   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 4GB   
Graphics
Mali-T720 MP3 Mali-T880 MP4   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 12MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No Yes, 12 MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR Geotagging, Panorama, Touch focus, Autofocus, Face detection, Self timer   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash Laser Autofocus, Dual LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
Amigo UI 3.1 -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
160.90 x 81.20 x 8.40 145.50 x 71.00 x 7.45   
Weight
208 grams 153 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)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Polar Gold, Champagne Gold Sapphire Blue, Sunrise Gold, White, Pink   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 year manufacturer warranty for device and 6 months manufacturer warranty for in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- -   
Head SAR
- -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card, Cover, Screen Guard Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual, Warranty Card   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
64GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
53.71GB 24.08GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 256GB   
OTG Support
Yes Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100, TD-SCDMA HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
5020mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes   

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus vs Honor 8 Specs

Specs
Gionee Marathon M5 PlusHonor 8  
Screen Size 6 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP12MP  
RAM 3GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 5020mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP8MP  

Honor 8 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium Looks
  • Dual rear camera setup
  • Android 7.0 Nougat update ready
The Bad
  • Glass body prone to smudges
  • EMUI could be little annoying sometimes

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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This page helps you compare Gionee Marathon M5 Plus with Honor 8. When you see Gionee Marathon M5 Plus Vs Honor 8 comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Gionee Marathon M5 Plus stands against Honor 8 and which one you should buy. The best price of Gionee Marathon M5 Plus is currently Rs. 17,950. The lowest price for Honor 8 is Rs. 13,999. The prices for both these products were updated January 24, 2018.

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