Lenovo after taking over Moto launched two G series mobile sets namely G5 and G5 plus at esteemed MWC 2017. Here, we will review the main difference between the two models which will help in discriminating the better one
G5 and G5 plus both have diamond cut aluminum chassis, a noticeable move to try and bring the finest feel seen by high end phones to the G series. Both the phones have similar design with G5 having display of 5-inch and G5 plus fitted with 5.2-inch screen. Both the G series phones have full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The display is comparatively smaller then there predecessors, the G4 models, so that it appeals to consumer looking for easy to handle device.
With nano coating introduced G5 and G5 plus are splash proof. Both come with a new style of finger print scanner which is incorporated with home button. Both the phones have 3.5mm headphone jack.
As standard Android 7.0 Nougat runs on G5 and G5 plus. New feature in the software includes the capability to swap between open apps using home button.
The Moto G5 has1.4GHz Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor with Adreno 505 GPU processor, the G5 plus has faster 2.0GHz Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor with Adreno 506 processor.
Both the models have 2GB RAM but G5 plus can also come with 4GB RAM. Storage capacity is 16 or 32 GB for G5 and for G5 plus it is 32 or 64 GB.
Camera on G5 is 13Mp, f/2.0 camera at the rear and a 5Mp at front. The G5 plus has a 12Mp Sony IMX260, f/1.7 camera at rear, which is the same camera as is used by the Galaxy S7. With 5Mp camera at the front.
Now coming over to the battery which would be of keen interest for the costumers, at the MWC 2017 Lenovo affirmed that both the G5 and the G5 Plus would have good battery life. The G5 sports a removable 2,800mAh battery with fast charging, and is said to offer around two days with normal usage and be able to fully charge within an hour. The G5 Plus battery isn’t removable, but it is higher in capacity at 3,000mAh. It, too, has TurboPower charging, and one will get six hours use from a 15-minute charge.
Matter of great concern to the users would be the price, so you would expect the G series remains affordable. In the UK, the Moto G5 with 16GB of storage will have an RRP of £169, the 32GB model £179. The G5 Plus will cost £259 with 32GB storage.
Lenovo has again set the trademark of Game changer. The G5 series would be one of the challengers with the Smartphone arena with upcoming new models. And if budget is not a problem G5 plus is the phone which you are looking for.
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