The Moto E5 Plus price in India has been set at Rs. 11,999. The smartphone is available exclusively on Amazon India, as well as via Moto Hub stores. The smartphone is available in Black and Fine Gold colour variants. It will become available to buy on Wednesday, July 11, starting midnight tonight.
Moto E5 Plus launch offers, applicable on July 11 and July 12, include a Rs. 800 discount if using an SBI card, no-cost EMIs up to 9 months, 130GB additional data from Reliance Jio, as well as extra Rs. 1,000 off on exchange. Buyers using Paytm Mall app to purchase the smartphones at Moto Hub stores will get Rs. 1,200 cashback on mobile bill payments, recharges, or utility payments.
Moto E5 Plus specifications
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 India variant supports dual-SIM (Nano+Nano) functionality and is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC coupled with 3GB of RAM. The global variant, on the other hand, is powered by the Snapdragon 435 SoC and supports single-SIM (Nano).
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 a 5-megapixel selfie camera with selfie light. The smartphone has 32GB of inbuilt storage, and storage is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).
Connectivity options on the handset include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, 3.5mm earphone jack, and Micro-USB port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, fingerprint reader (on the rear panel), and proximity sensor. There is a 5000mAh battery under the hood of the Moto E5 Plus, with support for 15W TurboPower charging that claims to offer 6 hours of usage in 15 minutes of charging. However, the smartphone doesn’t ship with a 15W TurboPower charger in the box, instead, it ships with a 10W Rapid Charger. A fully charged battery is claimed to provide 18 hours of non-stop video playback. The Moto E5 Plus measures 160.9×75.3×9.35mm and weighs 197 grams. It is build out of 3D polymer glass.