Moto G5 Launched in India for ₹11,999
The new budget Moto G5 has been launched today at an event in New Delhi. The Moto G5 Plus was recently launched in the country for a starting price of Rs 14,999 in March. The Moto G5, which will be available post midnight starting today, will be an Amazon.in exclusive. Amazon is also offering several other offers including a cashback of Rs 1,000 on the phone. Other offers include another cashback offer of Rs 1,000 on HDFC Bank credit cards.
The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Moto G5 runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box, and features a 5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) IPS LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and 441ppi pixel density. It is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor coupled 3GB of RAM.
As for optics, the Moto G5 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF, f/2.0 aperture, and dual-LED flash, and a 5-megapixel front camera with a wide-angle lens and an f/2.2 aperture. The 32GB of inbuilt storage onboard is expandable via microSD card slot (up to 128GB).
Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android Nougat 7.0 out-of-the-box. Motorola smartphones are known for running on near stock Android OS, and the Moto G5 is no different.
The smartphone also comes preloaded with Amazon India app, Amazon Prime Video app, as well as Amazon Kindle app.