Motorola E5+ unveiled
After many yes or no’s, Lenovo-owned Motorola launched its much-awaited and much-talked budget smartphones Motorola E5+ and Motorola E5 of Moto E series with great fanfare.
As expected, the company is focusing on the promotion of the big battery of 5000mAh of Moto E5+. But the company gave shockers to many when it launched the Moto E5 at the same event. The company admitted that India accounted for the biggest share of sales.
Both Moto E5+ and Moto E5 are available via Amazon India and general retailers. The two smartphones remain equipped with Moto Display and Moto Actions features, which were seen in more premium Moto models.
Both Moto E5+ and Moto E5 have splash resistant and have nano-coating and 18:9 displays. The price of Moto E5 in India starts @Rs. 9,999, while the Moto E5 Plus will cost Rs. 11,999.
Powered by 1.4GHz octa-core processor, having 3 GB of RAM, the phone has an internal storage of 32 GB, expandable to 128GB by a microSD card.
The Moto E5 Plus runs Android 8.0 Oreo, offering HD+ 6-inch display, loaded with a non removable battery of 5000mAh and available in four colour options — Black, Mineral Blue, Flash Gray, and Fine Gold. Dimensions of Moto E5+ are 160.90 x 75.30 x 9.35 and weighing 197.00 grams.
The Moto E5 Plus has a 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel on front for selfies.
The Moto E5 Plus comes up with dual SIM (GSM and GSM) that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Moto E5+ has connectivity options like Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G and 4G. Proximity sensor, Accelerometer and Ambient light sensors are present in the phone.
As claimed by Moto sources, the device can deliver 18 hours of video and over 200 hours of music playback. Moto E5+ packs a 10W fast-charger and the Moto Display functionality for lock screen notifications.
Established as Motorola, Inc way back in 1928 in USA, the company did split into two, Motorola Solutions, its enterprise segment, later on acquired by Google and then Motorola Mobility was sold to Lenovo in 2014.
First time, Motorola brought Android smartphone in 2009 and Android tablet in 2011.
|Resolution||720×1440 pixels HD+|
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Internal storage||32GB expanded up to 256GB by microSD|
|Processor||Snapdragon 435, 1.4GHz octa-core|
|SIM Type||Dual SIM( Both Nano-SIM)- GSM & GSM|