In April 2018, Lenovo-owned subsidiary Motorola announced the E5 series for the global market. Now the company has teased the launch of the smartphone via its Twitter account. The teaser hints at big screen, big battery and big entertainment. Let’s take a look at what the Moto E5 Plus is expected to offer out of the box:
— Motorola India (@motorolaindia) June 29, 2018
On the front, the Moto E5 Plus will feature a 6-inch HD+ display bearing a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. There are narrow bezels all around with an 18:9 aspect ratio screen. Under the hood, the Moto E5 Plus is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 quad-core chipset clocked at 1.4GHz. It is accompanied by 3GB RAM for seamless multitasking performance. The device will offer 32GB internal memory with an option to expand up to 128GB via microSD card. In the camera department, the Moto E5 Plus features a 12MP rear shooter with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. Upfront, there is a 8MP front snapper paired with an LED flash for better selfies in poorly lit conditions. Video recording on the E5 Plus is limited to 1080p @ 30fps. As for the operating system, out of the box the E5 Plus will run on Android 8.0 Oreo OS.
Coming to the main USP of the Moto E5 Plus, its massive 5,000 mAh battery unit. It can last up to 2 days on normal to moderate usage with a full charge. The company has also added Turbo Charge support for fast charging.
Pricing & Availability:
The Moto E5 Plus debuted globally with a price tag of EUR 169 (~ Rs 13,750). The Moto E series usually costs less than the G series. So we expect the E5 Plus to be priced lower than the Moto G6 which retails at Rs 13,999 for the base variant in Indian market. However, no exact pricing and availability details have been revealed by Motorola yet.
We will keep you updated when the device is launched in India. Till then follow our Blog, Facebook page and Twitter handle.