Specs of Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus Leaked Ahead of MWC 2017 Launch

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Specs of Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus Leaked Ahead of MWC 2017 Launch

At MWC 2017 this month in Barcelona, Spain, Motorola is expected to release two new handsets – Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus. The Moto G5 and its bigger sibling the Moto G5 Plus are believed to be the successors of the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus, respectively.

As the two smartphones gear up for an alleged MWC debut, the flagship handsets from Lenovo-owned Motorola have leaked online. The Moto G5 Plus and Moto G5 have now been listed on a Brazilian retailer’s site per a report. Bemol – the Brazilian retailer has listed the two impending Motorola smartphones, but these are believed to be merely placeholders which could alter one the official announcement is made by the company.

The retailer lists the price of both the Moto G5 Plus and Moto G5 on its website. According to the listing, the Moto G5 is set to be priced for BRL 1099 (approximately $347.70), whereas the Moto G5 Plus will set consumers back by BRL 1499 (approximately $470.73).

Various reports suggest that the Moto G5 will sport a 5-inch full HD 1080p display. Its sibling, the Moto G5 Plus, is expected to have a bigger 5.5-inch FHD 1080p screen. Under the hood, both the devices will pack in an octa-core Snapdragon 621 processor, clocked at 2.0 GHz and 3 GB of RAM. Both the devices will offer 32 GB of on-board storage.

The two devices will support NFC and Android Pay. While the Moto G5 will house a 3000 mAh battery with Turbo Charge support, the Moto G5 Plus will pack in a bigger 3,100 mAh battery with Turbo Charge. Both the smartphones will reportedly come with Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.