Say Hello to new Moto G5, launched in India from Rs 14,999 Onwards: Images and features

Moto G5 Plus today launched in India. First showcased at the recently concluded Mobile World Congress in Barcelona alongside the smaller Moto G5, these smartphones are the addition in the popular Moto G series.

The Moto G5 Plus comes with the use of premium aluminum touch. The overall design is radically different from last year’s Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus

As far as specifications are concerned, the Moto G5 Plus features a 5.2-inch full HD (1080p) display layered with scratch resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC paired with 2GB/3GB of RAM + 32GB onboard storage, or 4GB of RAM + 64GB onboard storage. One can further boost the storage via microSD card.

The Moto G5 Plus houses a 12-megapixel rear camera with f/1.7 aperture with dual autofocus pixel and dual-tone LED flash along with a 5-megapixel wide angle selfie shooter with f/2.2 aperture. The rear camera is capable of recording 4K videos at 30fps.

Other feature include, a larger 3,000mAh battery with TurboCharging feature which is claimed to offer 6 hours of battery life with 15 minutes of charging. It further comes with Google Assistant.

Connectivity options include dual-SIM support, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS. The smartphone further runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box and comes with popular features like Moto Display and shake gestures.

Moto G5 Priced at Rs 14,999 for the 3GB+16GB model and Rs 16,999 for the 4GB+32GB variant, the Moto G5 Plus is exclusive to Flipkart and is available starting 11:59 PM tonight in color choices of Fine Gold and Lunar Gray.