Moto G5 Plus update brings audio improvements in video capture, bug fixes and more

Moto G5 Plus gets new update featuring audio improvements in video capture and other bug fixes.

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Lenovo-owned Motorola has started rolling out a new software update for Moto G5 Plus smartphone. The new update package version “NPN25.137-67” features bug fixes, stability, and improvements to audio in video capture.

The 215MB update package is relatively light, and can be downloaded over Wi-Fi or mobile data. Since the update is being released OTA (over-the-air), Moto G5 Plus users will be getting notified via push notification when the update is ready for the smartphone. Some users had complained about noise while recording a video, Motorola is taking care of the issue with the latest update.

Alongside audio quality improvements during video recording, the update also includes data traffic and stability improvements. A thread in Lenovo Forums over the update suggests that VoLTE icon has in the notification bar has been now replaced with a new 4G icon. The update is rolled out in batches in India and shall reach all Moto G5 Plus units in time. ALSO READ : Moto G5 Plus Review

To recall, Moto G5 Plus has a splash proof all metal body with 5.2-inch Full HD (1080p) display and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC with 2GB/3GB of RAM + 32GB internal storage, or 4GB of RAM + 64GB internal storage. In terms of optics, the Moto G5 Plus features a 12-megapixel primary camera with f/1.7 aperture, dual-tone LED flash and can shoot 4K videos at 30fps. On the front, it has a 5-megapixel wide-angle selfie snapper with f/2.2 aperture.

On the software front, it runs on Android Nougat 7.0 and comes with Google Assistant – the AI-based digital assistant. Connectivity options on the Moto G5 Plus include Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS. The smartphone is also Android Pay-ready, but the payment solution is yet to make its way in India.

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  • Published Date: May 19, 2017 5:57 PM IST
  • Updated Date: May 22, 2017 8:50 AM IST