Moto G5

With the Mobile World Congress less than two weeks away, we are starting to see more and more leaks of upcoming phones making their way onto the internet. The Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus are the latest phones to have their full specifications and promotional material leaked. Thanks to a leak in Spanish, we now have the full details of the upcoming Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus.

Moto G5 Specifications

The Moto G5 will be the “smaller” phone of the two. It will come with a 5 inch full HD display, protected by Gorilla Glass 3. The phone will run on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box, with barely any UI changes.

Moto G5

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 2 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage with support for microSD cards. While the leaked promo material does not specify higher end versions, we are expecting to see 3 GB version, at the very least.

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 with a single LED flash.

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 rapid charger in the box.

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Moto G5 Plus Specifications

The Moto G5 Plus is a bigger, more powerful version of the Moto G5. It will come with a 5.2 inch full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection. As with the Moto G5, the G5 Plus will also run on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.

Moto G5 Plus

Powering the Moto G5 Plus will be the very efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC with an octa-core processor and Adreno 506 GPU. The basic version is listed at 2 GB RAM with 32 GB internal storage, along with microSD card support. However, we expect to see 3 GB and 4 GB versions as well.

The imaging aspect gets a big upgrade, too. The Moto G5 Plus will come with a 12 MP Dual Autofocus camera on the back with dual LED flash. On the front, you 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 3000 mAh battery and will come with a Turbo charger in the box.

Key SpecsMotorola Moto G5Motorola Moto G5 Plus
Display5.0 inches IPS LCD5.2 inches IPS LCD
Screen ResolutionFull HD, 1920 x 1080 pixels1920 x 1080 pixels
Operating SystemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 7.0 Nougat
ChipsetQualcomm Snadpragon 430Qualcomm Snadpragon 625
Processor Octa-core:
8 x 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Octa-core:
8 x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 505Adreno 506
Memory2GB / 3GB2GB / 3GB / 4GB
Inbuilt Storage 16 GB / 32 GB32 GB / 64 GB
Storage UpgradeYes, upto 256 GBYes, upto 256 GB
Primary Camera13 MP, f/2.0, Phase Detection Autofocus, dual LED flash12 MP Dual Autofocus, f/1.7, dual LED flash
Video RecordingUp to 1080p @ 30FPSUp to 1080p @ 30FPS
Secondary Camera5 MP5 MP, f/2.2
Fingerprint SensorYes, front mountedYes, front mounted
Dual SIMYes (nano)Yes (nano)
4G VoLTEYesYes
NFCNoYes (market dependent)
Battery 2800 mAh, rapid charger incl in box3000 mAh, Turbo charger incl in box
Dimensions144.3 x 73 x 9.5mm150.2 x 74 x 7.7 mm
Weight145 grams155 grams
Price 3GB - Rs. 14,999
4GB - Rs. 16,999
Rs. 11,999