Lenovo has worked on its just released Moto G5 Plus and has launched a special edition of the phone, the Moto G5S Plus with some improved features. Mainly, this is a smartphone with a dual camera setup in the rear.
The Moto G5S Plus has a 5.5-inch full HD display, the screen resolution being 1080x1920pixels. The screen gets a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection as well. Under the hood, the main engine is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset that has 8 cores and offers a creditable 2.0GHz clocking speed.
This CPU receives support with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal memory. In addition, there will be another variant which comes with a 4GB/64GB configuration. The microSD card provision to expand the storage to 128GB is also part of the specs for this new smartphone.
Lenovo has chosen to provide pure Android experience to the users of the Moto G5S Plus and the pre-loaded OS will be Android Nougat version 7.1.1, out of the box. The battery on this smartphone is 3000mAh. The battery is beefed up with a TurboPower charger that can charge up the battery in 15 minutes to enable it to last up to six hours.
As indicated, Lenovo appears to have brought out this special edition the Moto G5 to test the waters on the dual camera feature. Dual cameras are becoming more of a norm and Moto joins the bandwagon. The Moto G5S Plus sports two 13MP sensors in the rear with a dual-LED flash that is capable of colour editing.
There is the depth editing software to assist the f/2.0 aperture lenses. The front camera is of 8MP and LED flash and a wide-angle lens to facilitate better selfies are the features attached to this camera.
The connectivity options have all been included in which 4G also figures. There is the fingerprint sensor integrated into the Home button, apart from the normal sensors.
Along with this, Lenovo will also be launching a smaller 5.2-inch variant, the Moto G5S. While the same screen resolution and other features have been maintained as the same as on the Moto G5S Plus, the processor has been replaced with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430SoC that clocks at a much lower speed of 1.4GHz.
The 3GB/32GB combination with the microSD option have all been maintained. Surprisingly, even the battery has been kept the same at 3000mAh.
The Moto G5S will be sold at Rs 13,999, while the Moto G5s Plus will cost Rs 15,999. Both phones will be Amazon India exclusive.