Motorola expected to launch Moto G5 Plus on March 15 in India
The company had unveiled the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus on Sunday at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Barcelona.
The recently unveiled Moto G5 and G5 Plus will be launched in India on March 15. Motorola's parent company Lenovo has already started sending invites for an event on March 15 in New Delhi, where it will unveil the fifth generation Moto G and Moto G5 Plus.
While the invite mentions the Moto G5 Plus it does not mention the Moto G5. The company had unveiled the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus on Sunday at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Barcelona. It has been one of the most anticipate smartphone launches for the year.
In terms of price the Moto G5 starts at Euro 199 (about Rs 14,000) and the G5 Plus will be priced at $299 (about Rs 15,300).
Both the smartphones will come with a metal body design. The difference between the Moto G5 and the G5 Plus will be the size of the display. While the Moto G5 will come with a 5 inch display, the G5 Plus will come with a 5.2 inch display.
Other differences in the specifications include the processors. While the Moto G5 comes with a Snapdragon 430 processor, the Moto G5 Plus comes with a slightly faster Snapdragon 625 processor. The Moto G5 will only offer the 2GB or 3GB RAM options, but the Moto G5 Plus will come with 2GB, 3GB and 4GB variants.
In terms of internal storage too the Moto G5 Plus offers higher space of 32GB and 64GB internal storage, the G5 on the other hand has the lower 16GB and 32GB variants. Both offer extendable memory options via microSD card up to 128GB.
In terms of the battery the Moto G5 has a 2800mAh battery and G5 Plus comes with a little higher battery power of 3000mAh.
Both the phones run on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. The Moto G5 and G5 Plus will also get Google Assistant, a feature which is exclusively available on Google Pixel and Pixel XL.
In terms of the camera the G5 Plus features a 12 megapixel camera with dual autofocus pixels and Moto G5 will come along with a 13 megapixel rear camera.