In an event in New Delhi, Moto India has launched the company’s latest smartphone in the G-series – Moto G5 Plus at a price tag of Rs. 14,999. The smartphone comes in Lunar Gray & Fine Gold colours and it will be available exclusively on Flipkart starting from today midnight. Originally, the smartphone was introduced at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Barcelona last month. The Moto G5 Plus comes in two variants – 3GB RAM with 16GB inbuilt memory cost Rs. 14,999 while the 4GB RAM with 32GB inbuilt memory cost Rs. 16,999.
On the specifications front, Moto G5 Plus features 5.2-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it is powered by 2.0GHz Otca-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor which is paired with Adreno 506 GPU & runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. The Moto G5 Plus comes in two variants – 3GB RAM with 16GB inbuilt memory while the other variant is 4GB RAM with 32GB inbuilt memory which can be expanded further up to 128GB via microSD card.
On the photography front, the Moto G5 Plus features 12MP rear-camera with dual-tone LED flash, Dual-Pixel Autofocus, Sony IMX362 sensor, f/1.7 aperture, 4K video recording and 5MP front-facing camera with OmniVision OV5695 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, display flash for selfie & video-calling.
It has dual-SIM support and connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, NFC, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS.
it packs 3000mAh battery with Turbo charging and according the company, it offers 6 hours of battery life with 15 minutes of charging.
Moto G5 Plus has a unibody design and comes with physical button on the front. The fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button and the smartphone has water repellent nano-coating protection too. The smartphone comes with features like Moto Display, shake gesture and Google Assistant. At the launch event, the company said that it has sold over 6 million smartphone in the Moto G series since the launch of first Moto G in the country in 2014.
At such a price tag, the Moto G5 Plus will compete with Coolpad Cool 1 Dual, Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Lenovo P2 and few others.
The Moto G5 Plus comes with number of launch offers like: