Moto G5S Slashes Price To Rs. 9999 In India

Moto G5S Slashes Price To Rs. 9999 In India

Moto G5S Slashes Price To Rs. 9999 In India

by April 17, 2018

Motorola’s smartphone Moto G5S will now be available in India at a price of Rs. 9,999 as against its official launch price of Rs. 13,999. The Moto G5S, which was launched in August 2017, as an improved version of the Moto G5, has offered a great buy for the smartphone buyers in India, by making the phone more than 28% cheaper. While Motorola has priced it cheap, it will have to compete with the similarly priced Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 5 that is powered by a superior Snapdragon 625 SoC and the cheaper version Redmi Note 5 with Snapdragon 450 SoC.

The new price is already applicable, and users can buy the Moto G5S at the revised price at Moto Hubs, through Amazon or by visiting retail outlets that sell Motorola phones. The smartphone will be available in Fine Gold, Lunar Grey, and Oxford Blue, which is a recently added color variant. The Moto G5S has a metal unibody design which has got rave reviews from users.

The smartphone features as 5.2-inch display with Full HD resolution of1920 x 1080 pixels. With Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and a 2.5D curved glass on top, the display is well protected. The Moto G5S is powered by Snapdragon 430 SoC with Adreno 505 GPU. As for memory and storage, it possesses 4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, expandable to 128GB with a microSD card. There are very few smartphones which offer 4GB of RAM at less than Rs. 10,000.

The MotoG5S runs on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box. However, Android 8.0 Oreo update is expected within two months. It’s connectivity options include 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and a micro USB port. It has a 16MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera. It is a dual-SIM phone.

Moto G5S is equipped with a 3000mAh battery with Turbo Charge support. Its water repellent nano-coating is a key feature and is rare for a smartphone priced below Rs. 10,000. The smartphone also has a fingerprint scanner that is placed right below the display.