Amazon Exclusive Phone: Moto E5 Plus to Launch in India
The Lenovo owned brand Motorola is launching the Moto E5 Plus as the latest smartphone. This year announced a refresh to its Moto G and Moto E series of smartphones. The Moto G6 Play and Moto G6 have already made it to the Indian shores and the Moto E5 range is now ready to arrive in the market. Motorola India has revealed that one variant in the series – Moto E5 Plus – will launch in India on July 10. Motorola have been teasing the launch of the new Moto E5 model from a long time. In a new 30-second video shared by Motorola, the company emphasizes the large battery and the large display size of the Moto E Plus, with the smartphone sporting a 5000mAh battery and a 6-inch display. The Moto E5 Plus will be sold exclusively via Amazon India.
Price in India
The Moto E5 Plus will be approx. Rs. 13,500 with specifications placing it in the budget segment, Motorola might price the variant in India at a price point below the Rs. 10,000 mark. The smartphone will compete with Xiaomi Redmi 5, Oppo Realme 1, and even the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5.
The Moto E5 Plus runs Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box, and sports a 6-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) Max Vision IPS LCD display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC, paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage. Storage is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB).
In terms of optics, the Moto E5 Plus bears a 12-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0, LED, PDAF, and laser autofocus. On the front, the smartphone gets an 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture and selfie light.
The Moto E5 series includes the Moto E5 Play and Moto E5 Plus models.