Moto G5S

Last Updated: 23rd April 2019
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Moto G5S review summary

The Moto G5S is a good attempt from Lenovo and gets many things right. It's built well, and comes with an excellent battery, a competent camera for daytime shots, and good overall performance. Audio quality is also good and fast charging is a welcome addition. There's no getting around this phone's disappointing low-light camera performance though. At its price, the Moto G5S should be a capable smartphone.

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  • Design
  • Display
  • Software
  • Performance
  • Battery Life
  • Camera
  • Value for Money
  • Good
  • Easy to hold and use
  • Good build quality
  • Good battery life
  • Stock Android
  • Turbo charging support
  • Bad
  • No notification light
  • Average low-light camera performance
  • Gets warm
  • Slightly overpriced
Display5.20-inch
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 430
Front Camera5-megapixel
Resolution1080x1920 pixels
RAM4GB
OSAndroid 7.1
Storage32GB
Rear Camera16-megapixel
Battery Capacity3000mAh

Moto G5S Price in India (23rd April 2019)

Moto G5S (Lunar Grey, 4GB RAM, 32GB)Rs. 8,990
Moto G5S (Fine Gold, 4GB RAM, 32GB)Rs. 8,998
Moto G5S (Oxford Blue, 4GB RAM, 32GB)Rs. 9,995
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Moto G5S specifications (full)

Moto G5S battery and general information

Release dateAugust 2017
Form factorTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)150.00 x 73.50 x 9.50
Weight (g)157.00
Battery capacity (mAh)3000
Removable batteryNo
ColoursLunar Gray, Fine Gold

Moto G5S display

Screen size (inches)5.20
TouchscreenYes
Resolution1080x1920 pixels

Moto G5S hardware

Processor1.4GHz octa-core
Processor makeQualcomm Snapdragon 430
RAM4GB
Internal storage32GB
Expandable storageYes
Expandable storage typemicroSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)128

Moto G5S camera

Rear camera16-megapixel
Rear flashLED
Front camera5-megapixel
Front flashLED

Moto G5S software

Operating systemAndroid 7.1

Moto G5S connectivity

Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 a/b/g/n
GPSYes
BluetoothYes, v 4.20
NFCNo
InfraredNo
USB OTGYes
HeadphonesYes
FMYes
Number of SIMs2
SIM 1
SIM TypeNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSM
3GYes
4G/ LTEYes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)Yes
SIM 2
SIM TypeNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSM
3GYes
4G/ LTENo
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)Yes

Moto G5S sensors

Compass/ MagnetometerNo
Proximity sensorYes
AccelerometerYes
Ambient light sensorYes
GyroscopeYes
BarometerNo
Temperature sensorNo
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Moto G5S reviews and ratings by users

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Recent Purchaser
By Kamlesh Achari | 22 Dec 2017 | 22 Dec 2017
Due to the large surface area & shape of glass over the cameras, it is prone to damage as I found out recently. Repairers could not find a replacement part for the glass so beware if you buy!
3 Out of 5
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A very good phone for its price. Could have improved it's camera performance.
By Dheeraj Skanda | 10 Apr 2018 | 10 Apr 2018
A very good phone for its price. Could have improved it's camera performance. Very good features which other phones don't have in this price segment. Good build quality. Average battery performance. Overall one of the best phones in this price segment.
5 Out of 5
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Nice Mobile with Good Performance
By Prashant Hiremath | 29 May 2018 | 29 May 2018
I found Good Camera Quality in this Price with Moto G5 S only and the plus point of Mobile is Metal Body with Lunar Grey which attracts more.
4 Out of 5
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Motives plus good phone
By Sandip Parab | 25 Sep 2017 | 25 Sep 2017
Good phone, but switch off the phone the coloured screen turned to black and white, is this any problem?
4 Out of 5
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Moto G5S summary

Moto G5S smartphone was launched in August 2017. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels.

Moto G5S is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM.

The Moto G5S runs Android 7.1 and is powered by a 3,000mAh non-removable battery.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Moto G5S on the rear packs 16-megapixel camera. It sports a 5-megapixel camera on the front for selfies.

Moto G5S based on Android 7.1 and packs 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). The Moto G5S is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards.

Connectivity options on the Moto G5S include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v4.20, USB OTG, Headphones, FM radio, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.

The Moto G5S measures 150.00 x 73.50 x 9.50mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 157.00 grams. It was launched in Lunar Gray and Fine Gold colours.

As of 23rd April 2019, Moto G5S price in India starts at Rs. 8,990.

 
 

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