MOTO G5s PLUS Review: A good mid ranger

20-12-2017 Haider Ali Khan


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3000 mAh



2.0 GHz

Lenovo has impressed and made huge success by combining its power with Moto and delivering smartphones which are in demand at all the times in the smartphone market especially in Indian smartphone market. Moto has good impressions in the Indian market and has provided the users with various series of powerful and delighting smartphones at a reasonable price range. There are various series of smartphones launched by the company like E series, G series, and Z series. What makes Moto to stand out of the box and to be one of the most favoured smartphone in the Indian market is its price range because it provides all the necessary aspects required in smartphone at a reasonable and affordable price range. In this review we will be looking at one of the G series smartphone launched by the company which is Moto G5s Plus. The previous G series smartphones have stood well up to the expectations of the users, so we will look into details what does this new fifth generation Moto G5s Plus have to offer.




Heating might be an issue

153.5 x 76.2 x 8mm | 168g | Android 7.1, Nougat | 5.5 / 1080 x 1920 | 4GB RAM, 64GB | 3000 mAh | 13+13MP, 8MP | Dual SIM

The new G5s Plus has full metal body which is something new and earlier not seen in the G series smartphones of the company. The device is light weight as well and you can easily carry it around without feeling any load. At the bottom of the device there is micro USB port along with a speaker grille and microphone. The front side of the device has the selfie camera along with the sensor and at the front side towards the bottom of display lies the fingerprint sensor which works fine and recognizes your fingerprint impression in micro seconds. The rear side of the device sports the rear camera which is giving the rear panel circular bumps around it. There is flash as well at the rear side and the logo of the company could be seen in middle of the rear side. There is something new as well with the new Moto G5s Plus which is that the device boasts of a water repellent nano coating for protection against accidental splashes.

The display of new Moto G5s Plus is following the display size trend as well which is having a display size of 5.5 inch which is seen in most the smartphones of the price tag which is assigned with Moto G5s Plus. The display is full HD and gives you nice and comforting experience when you are performing any task. The resolution of the device is of 1080x1920 pixel which means the video and image viewing quality is very good. The display of the device is protected from random scratches and falls by the Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

One of the most attracting features which is making new Moto G5s Plus admirable and desirable is its dual rear cameras. There are two 13 megapixel sensors with f/2.0 apertures and colour correcting dual LED flash. If you like capturing clear shots and saving memories in clear and crisp form then the rear camera will provide you with that option. The rear camera captures stunning images no matter what the conditions are. The selfie camera is of 8 megapixel sensor with an f/2.0 aperture, wide angle lens, and LED flash, so if you are selfie lover then you will love the new Moto G5s Plus.

The new Moto G5s Plus has Snapdragon 625 SoC and the processor is clocked at 2 GHz. The company have provided one of the powerful processor which was earlier seen in Z series of the phones by the Moto but in the new Moto G5s Plus you are getting such processor which is like bonus for the users and will attract those who don’t like any hindrance while performing or using any application. There is 4GB of RAM embedded in the device to make it deal with heavy tasks with ease. The RAM supports big file games and gives you better experience when using the device. Games like Asphalt runs smoothly. The ROM of the device is of 64 GB which is quite impressive as it can store immense amount of apps and any files. The ROM can further be expanded upto 128 GB with the help of microSD card. The internal storage of the device is giving it an advantage which is not usually seen in other smartphones of the same price range of G5s Plus. So it could be said that it will attract the buyers for sure.The new Moto G5s Plus runs on Android 7.1 Nougat operating system. 

The new G5s Plus has a powerful battery of 3,000 mAh which will give you long hours of phone usage with a single charge. The battery of the phone as compared to other phones of same power is comparatively long lasting and powerful. The phone has the Turbo power charger which charges the device at a rapid rate.

The new G5s Plus is a hybrid dual-SIM phone with two Nano-SIM slots, one of which is a shared microSD slot. Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

At last it could be said that the device is perfect for use and is doing justice with the price tag which it is having. The Moto G5s Plus is one of the hot selling smartphones in the mid segment and it’s because of the perfect mixture of good specs in just Rs 15,999. The dual lens setup and solid design as well as splash resistant make it a perfect upgrade to your closet.





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Haider Ali Khan

Haider is an active writer in technology who loves to dwell deeper into new innovations. He holds a degree in English Journalism from the prestigious Indian Institu...

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