The tech blogger round-table by Jumia, Africa’s leading e-commerce merchant revealed that battery capacity is the most important factor that constitutes a buyer’s preference when choosing a smartphone.
This isn’t peculiar to Africa alone, all over the world; the need for extended battery life for mobile devices cannot be overemphasized. There is currently a handful of research going on globally, seeking for more efficient ways to get huge battery power while limiting the time it takes to get same completely charged.
Gioone Marathon M4 reportedly has a gigantic 5000mAh battery capacity, featuring 4G-LTE and 5-inch IPS capacitive touchscreen. It is designed in metal shell and could be equipped with 1.5 GB RAM, 8 MP rear camera and 5 MP selfie camera.
With the 5000mAh battery capacity, talk time could be up to 65 hours while you get an incredible standby time of 463 hours.
The smartphone could launch before the end of the month. The reason for this is because Gioone has already started teasing the device. On the company’s global Facebook page, there are a couple of teaser images that makes the device come pretty much alive.