Moto G5 Vs Moto G5 Plus; Specs, Features And Pricing: Comparison

Lenovo-owned Motorola unveiled two smartphones at MWC 2017 in Barcelona; Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus. And today (March 15) Motorola has launched Moto G5 Plus in India.

The smartphones bring some design changes, better hardware, improved camera, more storage, and RAM. Basically, pretty much there is a slight change in everything. It’s time to compare Moto G5 Vs Moto G5 Plus.

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Moto G5 Vs Moto G5 Plus; Design

The new Moto smartphones come with a refreshed design with some rounded corners and aluminum metal back, which gives a premium look and feel. Both the smartphones have water repellent nano coating, making it splash resistant.

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And not to forget, because of its size and the curved body, it fits perfectly in your hands. Apart from that, Motorola has taken the circular shaped camera module and ditched the pill shaped one on the Moto G4-family.

Moto G5 Vs Moto G5 Plus; Specs

The Moto G5 comes with a 5-inch full HD display, whereas the Moto G5 Plus comes with 5.5-inch full HD display. The G5 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, clocked at 1.4GHz, Adreno 505 GPU. However, G5 Plus is housed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, clocked at 2GHz, Adreno 506 GPU.

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Moto G5 has 2GB/3GB RAM versions, whereas Moto G5 Plus has 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM versions. Although G5 has only 16GB internal storage, it can be expandable via MicroSD up to 128GB and G5 Plus comes with 32GB/64GB storage and yes it also has expandable via MicroSD up to 128GB.

Moto G5 Vs Moto G5 Plus; Camera

The Moto G5 has a 13-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel selfie camera, while the Moto G5 Plus comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX362 sensor, f/1.7 aperture and a dual-tone LED flash, 4K shooting, and a 5-meapixel front-facing camera.

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Both the smartphone run on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. The Moto G5 is fuelled by a 2,800mAh battery, while the Moto G5 Plus has 3,000mAh battery and yeah, both the smartphone support TurboCharging technology. Apart from that, both smartphones have dual-SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS as connectivity options.

Moto G5 Vs Moto G5 Plus; Pricing

Both the smartphone comes in Lunar Gray and Fine Gold colors, Moto G5 is priced at $210 (Rs 14,100 approx) for the 2GB RAM with 16GB storage version. While the Moto G5 Plus is priced at Rs. 14,999 for the 3GB RAM with 16GB storage version, and the 4GB RAM with 32GB storage version costs Rs. 16,999.


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