Compare Gionee Marathon M5 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Gionee Marathon M5 Plus's got 8.0% more Screen Size
  • The Internal Storage on Gionee Marathon M5 Plus is 75.0% more
  • Both Gionee Marathon M5 Plus and Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) have same RAM
 
Gionee Marathon M5 Plus
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Spec Score 
84 /100
100 /100
  
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74 Value For Money Score
88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
6 inch 5.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
368 PPI 401 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
2.5D Curved Glass -   
Chipset     
Brand
MediaTek Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.3GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
MediaTek MT6753 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T720 MP3 Mali-T720 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
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
- Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
160.90 x 81.20 x 8.40 151.5 x 74.1 x 7.3   
Weight
208 grams 172 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 White, Black, Gold   
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 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 1.25W/kg   
Head SAR
- 1.19W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card, Cover, Screen Guard Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
64GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
53.71GB 10.82GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
OTG Support
Yes No   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM 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 Yes   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100, TD-SCDMA HSDPA 850 / 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), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
5020mAh 3300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Fast Charging   

Gionee Marathon M5 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Specs

Specs
Gionee Marathon M5 PlusSamsung Galaxy A7 (2016)  
Screen Size 6 inch5.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP13MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 5020mAh3300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Excellent build quality rivaling that of the Galaxy S6
  • Vibrant display with sharp colours
  • Solid battery life that easily lasts a whole day
  • Samsung bundles the phone with very little bloatware
The Bad
  • The UI overall can be sluggish with lags
  • Not a device meant for gaming as it tends to drop quite a lot of frames
  • Camera app takes a while to launch which leads to missing shots
  • Low light shots from the camera have a lot of noise

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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