Chinese manufacturer Lenovo is all set to launch it’s Motorola Moto G5 smartphone in India. Scheduled for April 4 launch this device will be available to buy online exclusively from Amazon India. Moto G5 was first announced at MWC 2017 alongside G5 Plus which got launched earlier this month. The Sale of Moto G5 will start from April 5 at 12 midnight onwards on Amazon India. The retailer has sold Moto G4 series smartphones including the G4, G4 Plus and Moto G4 Play. We take a brief look at the specifications and expected price of this device.

Moto G5
Moto G5

The Moto G5 features metal body, a 5-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels and pixel density of  440ppi. Moto G5 has dimensions 144.3 x 73 x 9.5mm and it weighs about 144 grams. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat and bears a fingerprint scanner embedded in the home button.

Hardware specs include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor powering the phone coupled with Adreno 505 GPU.  There will be two RAM/Storage variants of Moto G5-  2GB/3GB RAM with 16GB/32GB internal storage. Expandable storage limit is 128GB using a  microSD card.

On the camera front this device sports a 13MP camera with PDAF, 1.1µm pixels, an aperture of f/2.0 and LED flash. There is a front camera of 5MP for shooting selfies. It is backed by a is 2,800 mAh battery with 10W rapid charger for fast charging of the device.

Moto G5 key Specifications and Price in India

  • Metal body, 5.2 FHD display with 440 ppi
  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 1,4 GHZ octa core Snapdragon 430 + Aderno 505 GPU
  • 13MP rear shooter with PDAP, f/2.0 aperture, LED flash
  • 5- meagapixel Front camera, Fingerprint scanner
  • 2GB/3GB RAM – 16GB/32GB internal storage
  • 2800 mAh battery, 10w rapid charge
  • Dual SIM, 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB

Moto G5 Price in India: Rs. 12,000 (expected)

Lenovo didn’t reveal the official price for Moto G5 but considering the fact that G4, G4 plus are still available at 13,000 INR, we expect Moto G5 to launch at a price tag of 12,000 INR or lower.


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