All new Moto G5:The complete Review 2017

All new Moto G`5 launched in Indian market on 4th, April 2017. So, The Moto G series has managed to garner interest from consumers in India ever since the Motorola brand made a comeback in 2014.Moto G5 capitalize by Lenovo has introduced its affordable sibling, the Moto G5 in India.Moto G`5 comes with all-rounders interest with reasonable price tags.Motorola Moto G5 price in India starts from Rs 10999…

The Motorola Mobility India and Executive Director, Lenovo MBG India told us at the Moto G`5 India launch on Tuesday that there are about six million Moto G consumers in India. He added that Moto G had been one of their most popular Smartphone ranges in the country. Lenovo is eager to capitalize on that with its new Moto G5 series.

moto g5 price in India

The Moto G5 is closely related to the Moto G`5 Plus, with a very similar design& features.The all new Moto G5 comes with Android Naugath-UI. The Smartphone also packs some very decent hardware, but will it be able to take on other popular Smartphone in the same price bracket? We find out.

The Moto G5 Plus, which launched on 15th March 2017 has so far seen a very awesome response in India and was claimed to be the fastest selling Smartphone on Flipkart in its price segment. The Moto G5 has been launched in India within three weeks of the bigger plus variant.  However, the Moto G5 will be an Amazon India exclusive and will have already loaded Amazon apps as well as a deals widget which will be showing every day new offers. The company is marketing the new Moto G5 heavily consumption device in India, as it will also have the Amazon Prime video app reloaded.

Moto G5 design

The Moto G`5 looks practically identical to its previous models, but there are a few minor changes its design. The G5 has to be like a smaller screen, but its body isn’t much lower. At the global launch, Lenovo had stated that the design of the Moto G`5 series is inspired by the premium Moto Z family, and you can see that influence. To compare with the Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime also has a 5-inch screen but is more compact.

The Moto G5 fit well in our hands and the looks good with chrome lining across its front. The Micro-USB port is on the bottom of the phone, as well as the 3.5mm audio port is on top. The power and volume buttons are right sides of the handset. The Moto G5 is having removable battery lot of people will like this, the SIM slots as well as the microSD card slot are adjacent to the battery compartment, which means you have to turn off the device every time you want to switch SIMs or swap a microSD card.

TheMoto G5 is only marginally heavier than the Redmi 3S Prime (144 grams). At roughly 145 grams, while the Moto G5 is quite thick at 9.5mm, it makes comfortable with rounded edges. Like some previous Moto G models, the Moto G5 has a liquid-repellent nano-coating which can help to protect it from water spills or rain. Inside the retail box, you’ll find the standard documentation, a 10W charger, a Micro-USB cable, a SIM ejector tool, and earphones, apart from the phone itself. The Moto G5 will be going on sale in Fine Gold, which we received for review and Lunar Grey.

Moto G5 specifications and software

The Moto G5 features for a density of 441ppi (pixels per inch) Under the hood, a 5-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels, there’s also 3GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt storage, plus support for microSD cards of up to 128GB.It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor clocked at 1.4GHz, with Adreno 505 graphics. Using Google’s Photos application Moto G5 users will also get to save photos online in their original photo size.

also read: moto g5 plus price and specification`s, features, total review

moto g5 price and performance

In day-to-day use, the Moto G`5 didn’t give us any problems and handled multitasking with will not disappoint even if you play games, stream videos and it can be your daily driver. The fingerprint scanner is also quick.  Apps launch quickly and the device responds well to touches.The 3GB of memory appears adequate for most jobs, though we wish that the company had launched the variant with 32GB of storage. With the 16GB, only around 10GB of space is free for users, which can be expected to fill up fast.

Motorola Moto G5 price in India starts from Rs. 11,999.


  • Light and easy to grip
  • Stock Android Nougat
  • Decent camera
  • Image backups via Google Photos for two years


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