Moto G5 Plus with Snapdragon 625 Release Date in India: March 15

Motorola yesterday expanded its line of ‘G series’ smartphones at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Barcelona. The company unveiled new mid-range phones — Moto G5 and G5 Plus — during the recent press conference. The company’s India unit, meanwhile, confirmed that the Moto G5 Plus will land in India on March 15th. The tweet reads: “You either get a flaunt-worthy phone or a fast processor. #WhyCompromise when you can get both? Wait for the #MotoG5Plus. Arriving on 15/03.”

In terms of the specifications of the Moto G5 Plus, it boasts of a 5.2-inch Full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection layered on top. Powering the smartphone is a 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor with Adreno 506 GPU for graphics. It comes in three variants — 2GB RAM with 32GB internal memory, 3GB RAM with 32GB internal memory, and 4GB RAM with 64GB internal memory. The storage, however, is expandable up to 128GB through microSD.

The Moto G5 Plus runs Google’s most recent Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. In terms of the camera, it houses a 12MP rear snapper with dual-tone LED flash, dual-pixel autofocus, and 4K video recording. Up front is a 5MP selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture. The device comes with water repellent nano-coating and a front-mounted fingerprint scanner. It measures 150.2 x 74 x 7.7 mm and weighs 155 g. The phone is based on a 3000mAh battery with Turbo Charging and connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi (dual-band), Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS.

The Moto G5 Plus is expected to be priced at somewhere around Rs 15,000. It comes in File Gold and Lunar Gray colour options.

Specifications of the Moto G5 Plus

Display 5.2-inch Full HD
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa-Core
Camera 12MP Rear/5MP Front
Internal storage 32GB/64GB (Expandable Up To 128GB)
Operating system Android 7.0 Nougat
Battery capacity 3000mAh (Turbo Charging)
Tanmay Patange

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    • Manoj
    • February 28, 2017

    I will go for 3 GB or 4 GB variants. We need at least 32 GB ROM nowadays as most of the apps work only on device memory. But Moto’s 5 GB front camera is insufficient to compete with major phones in the category.

    Well written. Thank you.

    Have a nice day !

    • Rajesh Kumar Singh
    • February 28, 2017


    • M.chandrasekar
    • March 2, 2017

    Hi Good mrng
    I need the phone 4gp ram vaients & 64 rom internal memory battery 4100mah

    • Mithun
    • March 26, 2017

    How time given Battery charg ? ??

  1. It comes with a Turbo Charger which can charge the phone completely within 2 hours.

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