Moto G5 Plus Specs & Price – Android Phone

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Moto G5 Plus is more or less like a bigger variant of the Moto G5. It is slightly bigger with a more powerful processor and more generous options for storage and memory. Moto G5 Plus supports up to 64GB built-in storage and up to 4GB of RAM.

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Moto G5 Plus Key Specs & Features

  • 5.2-inch IPS Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (424ppi)
  • 2.0GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 CPU with 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat), Stock Android
  • 32GB, 64GB Storage, up to 256GB memory card
  • 12MP Rear Camera and 5MP Front Camera
  • 4G LTE Data (up to 300Mbps)
  • Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
  • 3000 mAh Removable Battery with Fast Charging

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Display and Camera

Moto G5 Plus sports a 5.2-inch IPS display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. This is slightly bigger than the 5.0-inch display available on the Motorola Moto G5 and is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

The Moto G5 Plus has a 12 megapixels rear camera and a 5 megapixels front camera. The rear camera offers dual-LED flash, auto-HDR, and Panorama. Display flash is provided for the selfie camera.

Depending on your region, the Moto G5 Plus will support recording full HD (1080p) or 4K (2160p). The US models support 4K, while European models support full HD.

Hardware and Software

Moto G5 Plus runs Android 7.0 (Nougat) on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset with a 2.0GHz octa-core processor. You have the option of choosing between 32GB or 64GB built-in storage. RAM options include 2GB, 3GB, or 4GB.

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Moto G5 Plus supports dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, microUSB 2.0, 4G LTE, and a front facing fingerprint sensor. It also offers NFC in some countries. Moto G5 Plus will support 4G LTE on MTN, Glo, NTel, Smile, Etisalat, and InterC in Nigeria.

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Moto G5 Plus Price and Availability

Moto G5 Plus is available in Nigeria, Ghana, or Kenya. It began its global launch in March, 2017 starting at a price of $229. You can buy the Moto G5 Plus at leading online stores in your country. Moto G5 Plus Price in Nigeria ranges from 85,500 Naira to 120,000 Naira depending on your location in the country.

Moto G5 Plus Specs

Here are a few specs of the Moto G5 Plus:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 7.0 (Nougat), Stock Android
  • Processor: 2.0GHz octa-core Processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625)
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • Memory: 2GB RAM, 3GB RAM, 4GB RAM
  • Colours: Fine Gold, Lunar Grey
  • Dimension: 150.2 x 74 x 7.7 mm
  • Weight: 155 g
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM
  • SIM Count: Single SIM or Dual-SIM


  • Display: 5.2-inch IPS Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (424ppi)
  • Screen Protection: Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass 3


  • Rear Camera: 12MP Camera, 1080p HD Video (optional 2160p ultra HD Video)
  • Rear Camera Features: dual-LED Flash, Auto-HDR, Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, Panorama
  • Front Camera: 5 MP Camera, Screen Flash


  • Built-in Storage: 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB
  • Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 128GB Storage
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X:
  • 3G WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100MHz
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 25(1900), 26(850), 38(2600), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) – [XT1687 (USA)], LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500) – [XT1684, XT1685]

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes, up to 48kbps
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes, up to 21Mbps
  • HSPA+: Yes, up to 42Mbps
  • CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes, up to 300Mbps
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Dual-Band, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2 with A2DP, LE
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0, USB Host


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: IMAP4, POP3, SMTP


  • Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
  • Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Maps: Yes, Google Maps

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • Pedometer:
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Front)
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes (Google Assistant)
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
  • Built-in Mobile Payment:
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Water Resistant: No (Just Water Repellant)
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No (download at store)


  • Battery: 3000 mAh Battery (Non-Removable)
  • Talktime:
  • Standby Time:
  • Fast Charging: Yes
Paschal Okafor is NaijaTechGuide Team Lead. The article Moto G5 Plus Specs & Price – Android Phone was written by Paschal Okafor. The article was last modified: July 26th, 2019

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