Moto marked their strongest position in the Android smartphone market with the help of Moto G series of phones. Most of the phones released under this series are found to be best sellers. Moto G5 Plus is one of the latest addition to the Moto series of Android phones. This phone was initially launched in India on March 2017. With some exceptionally good features available in it, this phone is now considered as one of the best smartphones available at a price of less than 20,000 INR.

Different variants of Moto G5 Plus are released in the market with different combination of the RAM & ROM sizes. Here we will be discussing about the 4GB/32GB version which is the most commonly available model now. There is not any difference between the different variants apart from the RAM/ROM size. So, if you are looking for a different variant with different RAM/ROM combination, still you can continue reading this review for all the other features.

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Specs of Moto G5 Plus: –

To help the users to go through all the most important features of the Moto G5 Plus, we are adding the below table. This will give a clear idea about what features the Moto G5 Plus is providing to the users.

MakeMotorola
ModelMoto G5 Plus 4 GB RAM/32 GB ROM
RAM & Storage4 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM (Expandable up to 128 GB )
Operating SystemAndroid Nougat 7
Display Size5.2 inches
Processor2 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625
Cameras12 Megapixel Rear Camera and 5 Megapixel Front Camera
Battery 3000 mAh Non Removable
Supported Network Types2G, 3G & 4G (LTE)
Dimension74 mm (w) * 150.2 mm (h) * 7.7 mm (d)
Weight155 grams
Sim typeDual Sim (Nano + Nano)
Price Start From Rs. 16,999

More features of Moto G5 Plus: –

The Adreno 506 GPU is a good inclusion in this phone, which helps greatly in the gaming section. The Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protects the Full HD TFT IPS display of this phone that has a resolution of 1920 * 1080 pixels. The presence of Finger Print sensor is also a good feature of the Moto G5 Plus. It also has a dedicated slot for the micro SD card as well. So, it can support the dual sim cards and the micro SD card at the same time. The ability of Moto G5 to record Full HD videos at a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels makes the imaging section of this phone stronger than most of its competitors. The Color Balancing Dual LED Flash is also good feature of this phone.

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Pros and Cons of Moto G5: –

To have a better look on the performance of the phone, we have checked it under different testing conditions. Below are the observations that we have reached after this.

Pros: –

  1. Presence of the latest Android v7.0 Nougat Operating System
  2. Strong processing part with 4GB RAM and 2 GHz processor
  3. Very Good display
  4. Excellent cameras

Cons: –

  1. Battery could have been a little bit better. Now it is just above average only.

Conclusion: –

Expectations of the users go quite high while purchasing a phone at this price. Moto G5 Plus is proved to meet most of the user expectations except in the case of power backup. However, the battery of this phone is not considered to be bad. But along with all the other best features, users expect it to be a little better than this. Apart from this all features of this phone are very good and users can consider buying this phone as a replacement for their existing ones.