Quick Review of Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB)

The Good
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Good battery life with Turbo Charging
  • Decent camera on either sides
  • Dedicated Micro SD card slot
  • Excellent overall performance with near-stock Android Nougat
The Bad
  • Speaker output could have been better
  • Heats up slightly on extensive use of GPS
  • Bundled earphones are very basic

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Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB) Full Features & Specifications

Launched in: March 2017
Note: Scores are assigned in comparison to similarly priced products
Model Name: XT 1686
Display   8 /10 See Better Options
Screen Size 5.2 inch
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Screen Type LCD
Pixel Density 424 PPI
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Chipset   9 /10 See Better Options
Brand Qualcomm
Processor Speed 2GHz
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 9 /10
Processor Type Octa-Core
RAM 4GB 5 /10
Graphics Adreno 506
Camera   9 /10 See Better Options
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP 8 /10
Front Camera Resolution 5MP 6 /10
Camera Details Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR
Video Recording Resolution 4K Video Recording (2160p)
Camera Features Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash
General Specifications
Operating System Android
OS Version Android 7.0 Nougat
OS Upgradable To Android O
Device Type Touchscreen
USB Connector Type Micro USB
Features Water Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio
Dimensions (mm) 150.2 x 74 x 7.7
Weight 155 grams
Connectivity 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)
Audio Jack 3.5mm
Color Lunar Gray, Fine Gold
Build Material Metal Unibody
Device Warranty 1 Year
Storage   9 /10 See Better Options
Internal Storage 32GB 8 /10
Card Slot Yes
Maximum Card Slot Capacity 128GB
SIM Card Slots Dual
Network Type GSM
SIM Card Type Nano SIM
SIM 1 Details 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM
SIM 2 Details 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM) No
Battery   7 /10 See Better Options
Battery Capacity 3000mAh
Battery Type Lithium-ion (Li-ion)
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes, Turbo Charging

Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB) Price in India

The best price of Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB) is Rs. 16,999. You can buy Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB) at best price from Flipkart via Pricebaba. We update prices multiple times a day, the latest update was done today i.e. 27th May 2017. We have looked across 2 stores for the best price of all Motorola offerings for you. This price, EMI and COD (Cash On Delivery) offers is given by the merchant like Flipkart, OnlyMobiles, Snapdeal, Shopclues, eBay, Amazon etc whom we work with to offer Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB) to you. Our services don’t cost you anything extra. All prices in INR & generally valid in all cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai & Pune. Please report any errors in specs of Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB).
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Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB) Features

The Moto G5 Plus has to be one of the most anticipated budget phones of 2017. The successor to the Moto G4 Plus, the smartphone already has big shoes to fill. The smartphone is the second device bearing the Plus naming in the G series from Motorola.


To start off, the Moto G5 Plus sports a 5.2-inch display with a resolution of 1920x1080 pixels. This translates to a pixel density of 424PPI which is quite better than the Moto G4 Plus which was at 401PPI. This is also because the G5 Plus has a smaller screen than its predecessor (5.2-inch vs 5.5-inch respectively). The smaller size makes the Moto G5 Plus easier to hold in the hand. Motorola has also opted for a metal build finish on the phone giving it a premium feel.  


The Moto G5 Plus is powered by a Snapdragon 625 processor and comes with 4GB of RAM. This particular processor is one of the most efficient chipsets on the market. It is found in other phones like the Moto Z Play, Lenovo P2 and Asus Zenfone 3 (5.2-inch) which are expensive in comparison. The phone also packs in a 3000mAh battery which would result in one day of battery life. So if battery is a crucial point when you look for a smartphone, the G5 Plus is well sorted.


The smartphone runs on Android Nougat along with Motorola customizations onboard. The company is known to have good software additions and a good track record for pushing software updates. Purists will love the near stock UI on the phone. The Moto G5 Plus sports a fingerprint scanner on the front which helps keep the device secure.

Camera & Connectivity

The phone has a 12-megapixel camera at the back along with PDAF and dual LED flash. On the front, the phone has a 5-megapixel selfie camera. The phone has 64GB of internal storage that is further expandable. It is a dual SIM device and has support for 4G and VoLTE. It also comes with the standard connectivity options like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity. The G5 Plus is said to be waterproof and will be able to withstand a dip in the pool without failing on you.

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Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB) Ratings

User Reviews for Motorola Moto G5 Plus (4GB/32GB)
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By Rasika Enagandula on April 28, 2017 | Verified Owner
Worst video recording. It gives noisy sound in recording even in a complete silent..i am regretting now for buying this phone. Please don't buy if u r looking for a good video recording.
By Supriya Mukherjee on March 27, 2017 | Verified Owner
The battery life is amazing. It's been a week since i bought this phone and I'm very satisfied. The phone is very customisable. It's very easy to use. It looks elegant as well and the camera is also great. I would highly recommend everyone to just go for it. I am in love with it.
The Good
  • Camera
  • battery life
  • looks
  • excellent UI
The Bad
  • Screen size is a small
  • could have been better
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By Kedar Gode on March 25, 2017
It has a 5.2 full hd display .625 Qualcom processor.4gbram 32 GB internal and 12mp rear camera.
The Good
  • It has a very good rear camera dual tone technology.
  • Very good gaming experience.
  • Even though it has a metal body it doesn't heat much.i found 42_43 c max temperature.
The Bad
  • It has only one speakers with some low quality sound comparable to g2/g3/g3.
  • Not so much work is done with selfie cam, even though it is 5mp. It has no compass sensor that's one of the big drawback.
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