Motorola Moto G5 Plus Review

Score: 9.39

Motorola Moto G5 Plus is a top-notch phone launched in 2017, featuring an extremely powerful 2 GHz Octa-Core CPU, a comfortable 5.2" screen, and two cameras, a 12 mega-pixels back camera and a 5 mega-pixels front-facing camera.

Motorola equipped the with an extremely fast 2000 MHz Octa-Core processor, packed into a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 8953 chip with a great 4 GB of RAM. A key aspect of this cellphone is its large 64 GB internal storage memory and an SD extension slot, enough to install lots of apps, games, songs, pictures and videos without having to worry about filling the cellphone.

About its materials quality, the is majorly created with Aluminum and Plastic . Whereas this cellphone is just 5.91 inches long and 2.91 inches wide, it manages to hold a 5.2" display. This phone has an inspired design, with a thickness of just 0.38 inches. This cellphone feels much lighter than what you would expect from a cellphone of this size. Motorola made this cellphone in 2 colors: gold and gray.

This phone has an awesome 1080 x 1920 (Full HD) 5.2 inches display, which makes everything look vivid and colorful.

This phone features wi-fi connection (which can be shared with other devices acting as a mobile hotspot), LTE-A 4G , the fastest data connection and fast 3G connectivity, supported by HSPA technologies. This phone supports dual sim so it is able to use two different carriers or phone numbers in the same phone.

This phone features two cameras, a 12 MP back side camera and a 5 mega-pixels front side camera. this cellphone's back side camera lens has an aperture of 1.7 so it can shoot excellent photos even in low lighting conditions. It is also able to shoot 3840x2160 4K videos at 30 fps.

This cellphone counts with a 3000 mAh high capacity Li - Ion non-removable battery, enough to provide the Motorola Moto G5 Plus with an extremely long battery life. An issue to take into consideration is that the 's battery isn't removable so you can't buy a new battery when it begins to lose capacity, whereas with its 3000 mAh you will probably discard this device before it happens.

This cellphone also includes a wide range of interesting characteristics like Biometric fingerprint, Bluetooth (4.2 ), GPS (Global Positioning System) and Radio, and lots of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Compass.

This phone is a wonderful cellphone and it costs 229 dollars, similar to other same level phones. This cellphone is definitely the right choice for you no matter whether you will use it for work, want a device to play games, want it to take lots of photographs or will use it mainly for social networks and internet browsing.

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Device Type:Phone
Also Known As:Motorola XT1687
Dimensions:5.91 x 2.91 x 0.38 inchesMetric15.01 x 7.39 x 0.97 cmImperial
Weight:5.47 ouncesMetric155.07 gImperial
Colors:Gold and Gray
Materials:Aluminum and Plastic
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Release date:2017-03-31
Price:$ 229.00


Screen Type:IPS LCD
Size:5.2 inchesMetric13.2 cmImperial
Resolution:1920 x 1080 pixels (Full HD)
Pixel density:424 pixels per inchMetric166.93 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:No


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 8953
Processor:ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit (Octa-Core 2000 MHz)
RAM Memory:4 GB
Graphics Processor:Adreno 506
Internal Memory:64 GB
SD Card Slot:microSDXC (up to 128 GB)


Battery type:Li - Ion
Capacity:3000 mAh


Back camera:12 megapixels
    Focal length:26mm (35mm equivalence)
    Sensor size:0.4 inches (1/2.5")
Front camera:5 megapixels
Max video resolution:3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K)


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
Dual SIM:Yes
LTE (4G) Bands:1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 38(2600), 41(2600+)
UMTS Bands:Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Technologies:LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G) and HSPA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.2
Fingerprint ID:Yes
Radio:FM Radio
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor