Lenovo owned Motorola added two new members
in the Moto G family today by launching the Moto G5S and the Moto G5S Plus
smartphones in New Delhi. The Moto G5S has been priced at Rs 13,999 and
Motorola has slashed the price of the existing Moto G5 Plus by a thousand
rupees in order to price the G5S Plus at Rs
15,999 (which is what the Moto G5 Plus used to cost). These 'special
edition' phones get bigger displays and a metal unibody design among other
The biggest highlight can be found on the
Moto G5S Plus, which is the first Moto mobile in India to sport a dual camera
setup. It gets two 13MP sensors along with an LED flash housed in the circular
protrusion at the back. This dual camera setup allows for a great depth of
field effect and even gets a dedicated image editor for photos taken in the
The Depth Editor allows you to shift the focus of the image, turn
the background black & white while
the subject stays in full colour and even remove the background completely. The
front of the G5S Plus comes with an 8MP shooter with a flash. The front camera
also gets a professional mode and a panorama mode that stitches three pictures
together for a wider angle selfie. The Moto G5S gets a single 16MP rear facing
camera and a 5MP shooter at the front. Both cameras get an LED flash.
Both the Moto G5S and the G5S Plus now come
in an all aluminium body and get Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for their displays. The
devices come with a 3,000mAh battery and support TurboCharge that can give you
6 hours of battery life in just 15 minutes of charging. The display size has
gone up from 5inches on to 5.2 inches on the G5S and on the G5S Plus it has
gone up from 5.2 inches to 5.5 inches. However, both of them get a FullHD
resolution. Being a Moto device, the phones come with an almost stock Android
7.1.1 Nougat and will be updated to the latest version of the OS sooner than
Motorola has decided to launch the phones
in just one variant in India. Thus the G5S comes with 4GB RAM and 32GB ROM and
the G5S Plus comes with the same 4GB RAM but a bigger 64GB internal space. The
memory can be further expanded up to 128GB. Processing duties on the Moto G5S
have been taken care by a Snapdragon 430 octa-core CPU clocked at 1.4 GHz while
the G5S Plus get a Snapdragon 625 2.0GHz octa-core processor.
The Moto G5S and the Moto G5S Plus can be
bought from Amazon and also through Motorola's Moto Hub stores.
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