Moto G5 Hands On and Photo Gallery

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Motorola today took wraps of the Moto G5 smartphone at the MWC 2017. We have got our hands on the phone as we are live at the event. Let’s take a detailed look at the hardware and software of the phone in this photo gallery.

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The Moto G5 sports a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD display with Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection. The phone comes with a water repellent nano-coating.

The phone is powered by a 1.4GHz Octa-Core 64-bit Snapdragon 430 (MSM8937) processor and comes with 2GB /3GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 128 GB with microSD. It runs Android 7.0 (Nougat).

At the front you have the 5MP front-facing camera with OmniVision OV5693 sensor. The Moto branding, front ported speaker and usual set of proximity and ambient light sensors are also present above the display.

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The physical home button is present below the display on the bezel.

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The power button and volume rockers are situated on the right side.

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There are no keys on the left side. The phone measures 144.3x73x9.5 mm and weighs 144.5 grams.

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The 3.5mm audio headphone jack, microphone and micro USB port is situated on the top.

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Moving on to the back, the phone features a 13MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF and 1080p video recording.

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The iconic Moto batwing logo is present in the center. Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS.

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It has a 2800mAh battery with 10W rapid charging. The phone comes with a removable back cover.

The Moto G5 comes in Lunar Gray and Fine Gold colors. It starts at 199 Euros (US$ 210 / Rs. 14005 approx.) for 2GB RAM/16GB storage and will roll out globally from Q2 2017.

Sneha contributed to this post

Author: Dhruv Bhutani

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