Moto E5 and Moto E5 Plus arrive in India with big batteries

by Habeeb Onawole 0

Motorola has announced the Moto E5 and Moto E5 Plus in India. Both phones pack large batteries but are slightly different from the versions announced for Europe.

Moto E5 India

Moto E5

The Moto E5 has a 5.7-inch 1440 x 720 display. It is powered by the Snapdragon 425 mobile platform with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable storage.

It has a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera both with LED flash. It also has a fingerprint scanner, dual SIM slot, and a micro USB port. Supported LTE bands are – 1, 3, 5, 8, 38, 40, and 41.

The Moto E5 packs a 4000mAh battery and comes with a 10W charger. It will be sold for INR 9,999 (~$145) and be available at Moto Hubs across the country. Available colors are Flash Gray and Fine Gold.

Moto E5 Plus Amazon India

Moto E5 Plus

The Moto E5 Plus comes with a larger 6-inch display but the same HD+ resolution. It has 3GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage. It also has a more powerful Snapdragon 430 processor but less powerful than the Snapdragon 435 of the European variant.

There is a 12MP 1.25um sensor on the rear and an 8MP selfie camera with its own LED flash. It also has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, dual SIM slots, and runs Android Oreo. Powering the Moto E5 Plus is a 5,000mAh battery which Motorola says can last for more than a day on a single charge.

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The phone will be available in Black and Fine Gold with an INR 11,999 (~$175) price tag. It will be exclusive to Amazon India and sales will begin at midnight.