Lenovo is scheduled to announce the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus at MWC 2017 later this month, but the rumor mill just can’t wait. At this pace, we might know everything about the said smartphone even before its launch.
According to the latest rumor, Moto G5 is expected to be launched at a price lower than the launch price of its predecessor. The suggested pricing for the Moto G5 is EUR 189 (roughly Rs. 13,500) for the 2GB RAM with 16GB storage model, and EUR 209 (roughly Rs. 15,000) for the 3GB RAM with 16GB storage model.
All this information was tipped by the reliable tipster, Roland Quandt of winfuture.de on Twitter. The same person was responsible for earlier Lenovo leaks too.
Looks like Moto G5 will launch at much lower prices than G4 in Euroland: 2/16GB for ~189 Euro, 3/16GB for ~209 Euro. (was 249 for G4)
— Roland Quandt (@rquandt) February 10, 2017
Going by the European pricing, one can assume that both the Indian as well as US pricing for the Moto G5 will be lower than the launch price of Moto G4 from last year. The smartphone will be made available in India shortly after the launch.
As for the specifications are concerned, Moto G5 will feature a 5.5-Inch Full HD display powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset. It will come in the different combination of RAM and storage. Camera department of Moto G5 will comprise of 13 MP rear and 5 MP front snappers. It will be dual-sim offering with Android 7.0 Nougat on board. All this will be backed by a 2800mAh battery. Other than that, users will get Moto exclusive features like Moto gestures and more.
Alongside the Moto G5, Motorola will also announce the Moto G5 Plus. Both smartphones will feature a metallic design opposed to the plastic exterior on the G4 variants. The Moto event is scheduled for February 26 in Barcelona, a day before the MWC 2017. It will be interesting to see if Motorola can repeat the success of G4 with the new iteration.