Lenovo-owned Motorola has already launched the Moto G5 Plus in India. At the time of the launch, the company had promised to release the smaller variant of the smartphone, Moto G5, in coming weeks. Well, if the latest hints from Motorola on social media are to be believed, the Moto G5 is coming to India soon. Also Read - Motorola Defy 2021 rugged phone with 48MP camera, IP68 rating announcedAlso Read - Motorola Edge 2021 series to get 108-megapixel main camera as standard
At the moment, there are no details about the pricing and precise release date of the Moto G5. The small video clip posted on social media by Motorola India doesn t really reveal anything in detail other than mentioning the smartphone name. Last week a new color variant of the Moto G5 had been spotted online. Sporting Blue Sapphire color, the variant is believed to be a limited edition of the smartphone. Also Read - Samsung and LG confirm presence at in-person CES 2022
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Motorola s strategy for the Moto G5 is very similar to what it adopted for the Moto G4 last year. The company had launched the better Moto G4 Plus variant before the Moto G4. The Moto G4 was priced at Rs 12,499 and the Moto G5 is likely to come in a similar price range as well. From design to specifications, the Moto G5 series comes with a slew of upgrades. ALSO READ: Motorola Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus versus competition: Price, specifications and features compared
Moto G5 specifications, features
The Moto G5 comes with a 5-inch full HD (1080p) display. The smartphone runs Android Nougat out-of-the-box, and is powered by Qualcomm s Snapdragon 430 processor. The smartphone comes in multiple variants — 2GB of RAM with 16GB onboard storage, 3GB of RAM 32GB of storage, and 4GB of RAM and 32GB storage.
For photography enthusiasts, the Moto G5 comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera, and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. The smartphone draws juice from a 2,800mAh battery. In terms of connectivity, the Moto G5 sports dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. The smartphone also features a fingerprint scanner which is embedded on the Home button.
Specifications of the Moto G5 are very similar to its elder sibling, Moto G5 Plus, but with some subtle changes. The Moto G5 Plus has a larger 5.2-inch display, but with same full HD resolution. It is powered by a better Snapdragon 625 processor. For photography, the smartphone has a 12-megapixel camera with Dual Autofocus Pixels and f/1.7 aperture, and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. It also has a larger 3,000mAh battery. ALSO READ: Moto G5 Plus Review