With the latest 5th generation (5G) mobile connectivity being rolled out in the Philippines, smartphone users are looking for their new device compatible with the said mobile Internet network. While a lot of smartphone brands showcasing their own take of the best 5G smartphone for consumers, the iconic brand, motorola, introduced their 5G smartphone powered by a high-end chipset with a midrange price last October of this year. The motorola’s moto g 5G Plus was launched on the e-commerce site, Lazada, this holiday season, at a very competitive price point.
The mid-tier motorola moto g 5G Plus phone exclusively launched on Lazada, priced below ₱17K
With the moto g 5G Plus, motorola and Lenovo are breaking boundaries once again, changing what a mid-tier smartphone should be by allowing it to provide 5G for everyone. The device is the most affordable 5G-enabled smartphone in the Philippines, by far, in line with Lenovo’s mission of providing smarter technology for all and delivering devices that provide access to better opportunities, greater connectivity, and the ability to overcome limitations.
Coming in a 6.7-inch display, the moto g 5G plus also has CinemaVision which allows the phone to show movies in their full 21:9 cinematic beauty. The display has a 90Hz screen refresh rate and an HDR10 feature that reduces screen tearing and displays motion smoother than ever while also delivering sharp contrast and vibrant colors. Furthermore, the phone has the Snapdragon™ 765 processor, making it one of the few mid-tier phones to possess one.
What sets apart the moto g 5G plus is its innovative six-camera setup which content creators are sure to enjoy. At the front, there’s an 8MP ultra-wide camera and a 16MP Quad Pixel camera that’s perfect for selfies taken during the day or night. Its sensor captures the smallest details and can even deliver four times better light sensitivity than other cameras.
Meanwhile, the back features four cameras led by the 48MP Quad Pixel camera, an 8MP ultra-wide camera, a 5MP camera with a macro lens, and a 2MP depth sensor camera. Users can snap to their hearts’ content on any occasion, thanks to the many shooting modes presented, such as Long Exposure, Spot Color, Auto Smile Capture, and AI Shot Optimization that uses Artificial Intelligence to automatically select the right settings to help capture the perfect memory.
|Chipset / CPU / GPU||Qualcomm SM7250 Snapdragon 765 (7 nm)
|Operating System||Android 10|
128 GB Internal Storage (expandable up to 1TB via the Micro SD card slot)
|SIM Card Slots||Single SIM (1 nano SIM + 1 Micro SD) or Hybrid Dual SIM (2 nano SIMs | 1 nano SIM + 1 Micro SD)|
|5G||Yes (4G and 5G compatible)|
|Charging capability||20W TurboPower™ Charging|
|Battery Life||Up to 40 hours|
|Screen Size||6.7″ CinemaVision Full HD+ display with HDR10|
|Screen Refresh Rate||90 Hz|
|Resolution||Full HD+ | HDR10 | 1080 x 2520 pixels | 409 ppi density|
|Display Ratio||21:9 aspect ratio / Active Area-Touch Panel (AA-TP)” 90% screen-to-body ratio|
|Dimensions||168.3 x 74 x 9.7 mm (6.63 x 2.91 x 0.38 in)|
|Weight||207 g (7.30 oz)|
|Build||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame
WAater repellant coating
|Main (Rear Camera)||48 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 118˚ (ultrawide), 1.12µm
5 MP, (macro), AF
2 MP, (depth)
Video: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, gyro-EIS
|Front (Selfie Camera)||16 MP, f/2.0, 29mm (normal), 1.0µm
8 MP, f/2.2, 118˚ (ultrawide), 1.12µm
|3.5mm Headphone Jack||Yes|
|Other Notable Features|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, LTEEP, SUPL|
|Buttons||Power button / Side-mounted Finger Scanner
Dedicated Google Assistant
|Bluetooth||5.1, A2DP, LE|
|USB Port||USB Type-C 2.0|
|Availability / Price||Exclusive Launched on Lazada Philippines for only ₱16,990 (soon be available in all major electronics stores and authorized Lenovo resellers)|
As stated above, the moto g 5G plus is priced at ₱16,990 on its exclusive launch at Lazada Philippines. It will soon be available in all major electronics stores and authorized Lenovo resellers.
More information about Lenovo’s newest motorola phones can be obtained at Lenovo’s official website. Regular updates are also posted at the official Lenovo Philippines Facebook Page, and the official motorola Philippines Facebook Page.