On Tuesday, the launch of the special editions of the Moto G5 and G5 Plus took place; and the Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus were on display for the world. These two smartphones were released in India just one month after Lenovo had launched the smartphones on the global market.
The Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus are available in most offline stores, whereas the special edition phones, i.e. Moto G5S Plus and G5S will be available on Amazon India along with the company’s Moto Hub offline stores.
Key Features of the Moto G5S Plus and Moto G5S
The special edition Moto G5S Plus and Moto G5S come with a very wide range of features. More or less all of their features take them a notch higher in value than other phones in the market for the same price. The phones come with:
- Dual (G5S Plus), 13 megapixel rear camera
- 8-megapixel front camera
- Fingerprint Scanner
- All metal body crafted from a single aluminum piece
- 5.5 inch, 1080×1920 px Display
- 4 GB RAM, 64 GB Storage
- Expandable storage up to 128 GB via microSD
- Comes with options of 4G LTE, Micro USB, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- 3000 mAh Battery
Moto G5S Plus, Moto G5S Price in India, launch offers and availability
The Moto G5S Plus price in India is Rs. 15,999. The color variants for the smartphone are Lunar Gray and Blush Gold color as of now, available exclusively via Amazon India’s online store and the various Moto Hub offline stores across Delhi-NCR and Mumbai regions from 11:59pm IST on Tuesday itself.
As for launch offers, there is one where buyers can get Rs. 1,000 off on exchanging your old Moto smartphone. Other offers include No Cost EMIs on all credit cards, a discounted price of Rs. 499 for the Moto Sports headphones, up to 80 percent off (up to Rs. 300) on the Amazon Kindle app, and up to 50GB additional 4G data.
Moreover, for the India launch, Lenovo has dropped its price of the Moto G5S Plus to Rs. 14,999 from the previous price of Rs. 15,999.
The Moto G5S price in India is Rs. 13,999. This particular model is available in Lunar Gray as well as Fine Gold color variants and can be bought exclusively via Amazon India’s online store as well as various Moto Hub offline stores across Delhi-NCR and Mumbai regions, leading large format retailers, and retailer partners from 11:59 pm IST on Tuesday itself.
Moto G5S Plus Specifications
The dual SIM Moto G5S Plus runs on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box, and sports a 5.5 in LCD Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Moreover, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625.
As mentioned previously, the smartphone bears a dual rear camera setup with two 13-megapixel sensors with an f/2.0 aperture, depth editing software, and color correcting dual-LED flash. On the front, it bears an 8-megapixel sensor with an f/2.0 aperture, wide-angle lens, and an LED flash.
The sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. One of the USPs of this phone is that the TurboPower charger can provide up to 6 hours of battery life in just 15 minutes. The smartphone weighs 168 grams and measures 153.5×76.2x8mm.
Moto G5S Specifications
The dual SIM Moto G5S runs on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box, and sports a 5.2 in LCD Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Moreover, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 octa-core SoC clocked up to 1.4GHz, coupled with 4GB of RAM. The Moto G5S bears 32GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).
The sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. One of the USPs of this phone is that the TurboPower charger can provide up to 6 hours of battery life in just 15 minutes. The smartphone weighs 157 grams and measures 150×73.5×8.2mm.