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Moto G5 & G5 Plus

Moto G5 & G5 Plus Smartphones Goes Official at MWC 2017

The famous Moto G lineup has got an upgrade and Motorola has announced the 5th Generation in the Moto G Lineup. Motorola has again decided to go with two variants of Moto G called the “Moto G5 & G5 Plus“. Both variants come with a metal design and fingerprint sensor on the front.

Moto G5 features a 5-inch display whereas the G5 Plus features a 5.2-inch display, both the device come with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Moto G5 is powered by Snapdragon 430 SoC with 2 & 3 GB RAM variants and 16 & 32 GB storage variants respectively. Whereas, the G5 Plus is powered by Snapdragon 625 SoC with 2, 3 & 4 GB RAM variants and 32, 32 & 64 GB storage variants respectively.

Moto G5 delivers with a 13MP rear camera and software such as phase detection autofocus (PDAF), enabling fast focus for sharper photos. Moto G5 Plus boast a 12MP rear camera, and this might be less in terms of megapixel but this device comes with dual pixel camera technology. The same technology is earlier seen on Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge, which was one of the best camera devices of 2016. The dual pixel camera technology assists in the fast autofocus and 10x more pixels on the sensor, you can focus on your subject up to 60 percent faster than Moto G⁴ Plus. Also, the f1.7 aperture on the G5 Plus will give great low light shots as the company claims.

The Moto G5 & G5 Plus comes with a 2800mAh & 3000mAh of a battery which can support fast charging.  Moto G⁵ Plus also includes Moto Actions and a new experience: One Button Nav, which lets you quickly navigate through screens using the fingerprint reader. And, with the Google Assistant, you can send messages, make calls, navigate, manage everyday tasks and more, just by holding the Home button.

Moto G5 & G5 Plus will be available beginning in March in various countries across Latin America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and North America. The Moto G5 starting at €199 with 2GB RAM/16GB storage. Moto G5 Plus starts at $229 USD with 2GB RAM/32GB storage and €279 for 3GB RAM/32GB storage.

Moto G5 & G5 Plus Specifications

ParametersMoto G5Moto G5 Plus
Display5.0-inch Full HD (1920 X 1080p) IPS LCD display, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, 441ppi5.2-inch Full HD (1920 X 1080p) IPS LCD display, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, 424ppi
CameraRear – 13 MP, f/2.0, [email protected], Front- 5MP with f/2.2 apertureRear – 12 MP, f/1.7, [email protected]/ [email protected], Front- 8MP with f/1.2 aperture
ProcessorQualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625
CPUOcta-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 505Adreno 506
RAM2/3 GB2/4 & 4 GB
Storage16/32 GB and expandable via microSD up to 256GB32/64 & 32 GB and expandable via microSD up to 256GB
Battery2,800mAh battery with fast charging3,000mAh with fast charging
FeaturesDual Band, Fingerprint sensor, FM RadioDual Band, Fingerprint sensor, FM Radio
Dimensions144.3 x 73 x 9.5 mm, Weight- 145g
150.2 x 74 x 7.7 mm, Weight- 155g
OSAndroid 7.0 (Nougat)
Android 7.0 (Nougat)
ColorLunar Grey, Fine GoldLunar Grey, Fine Gold

About Shobhit Aggarwal

Shobhit Aggarwal
Shobhit Aggarwal is the founder of Gadgets Parade. He is a tech geek from over a decade. He is very passionate to know more about new improvements in the tech world and tries to adapt it as much as possible. His first goal is to suggest his viewers with the best technology which the money can buy and also which can ease their life. Second, he wants everyone to get updated with the technological news as the world is adopting technology so fast, in almost every field. His suggestions and reviews are based on his understand and experience, they are totally unbiased.

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