Motorola had announced the Moto G5 and G5 Plus at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. They are the successors of the Moto G4 and G4 Plus. While the Moto G5 Plus was launched earlier in India, the Moto G5 was launched today. The Moto G5 Plus is a Flipkart exclusive whereas the Moto G5 will be an Amazon exclusive.
Moto G5 Specifications
The Moto G5 is the “smaller” phone of the two. It will come with a 5 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The phone will run on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box, with barely any UI changes.
Powering the Moto G5 will a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC, with an octa-core processor and Adreno 505 GPU. The basic version of the phone will come with 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage with support for microSD cards.
As for the imaging, the Moto G5 will come with a 13 MP rear camera with Phase Detection Autofocus and dual LED flash. On the front you will get a 5 MP camera.
Other features include front mounted fingerprint sensor, Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS. The Moto G5 will be powered by a 2800 mAh battery and will come with a 10W rapid charger in the box.
Pricing and Availability
The Moto G5 has been priced at Rs. 11,999. It will be available exclusively on Amazon India starting at 11:59 PM tonight. The phone comes in Lunar Grey and Fine Gold colour options.
Moto G5 Launch Offers – valid on 5th and 6th April
- Flat Rs. 1000 cashback on HDFC bank credit cards
- Extra Rs. 500 off on exchange with old phone
- Free SanDisk Ultra 16GB microSD card
- Amazon Prime members get Rs. 1000 as Amazon Pay balance on the purchase of the Moto G5