Motorola Moto G5 Plus: specs, release date, camera, screen, size, reviews

Added 02.20.17 | Updated 05.31.21

Motorola Moto G5 Plus

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Motorola Moto G5 Plus specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Motorola Moto G5 Plus Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Motorola Moto G5 Plus

Other names

Versions: XT1684 (Single SIM); XT1685 (Dual SIM); XT1687 (USA)

Launch date

02 February 2024

Motorola Moto G5 Plus PricePrice

First price

240 EUR

Motorola Moto G5 Plus dimension, size, weightDesign


5.91 inc (150.2 mm)


2.91 inc ( 74 mm)


0.3 inc ( 7.7 mm)


5.47 oz (155 grams)

Build materials

Front glass, aluminum body

Water resistant

Splash and dust resistant


Lunar Grey, Fine Gold

Motorola Moto G5 Plus screenScreen

Technology IPS LCD

5.2 inc

Screen Area

74.5 cm2


1080 x 1920 px

Points per inch

424 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Motorola Moto G5 Plus ProcessorHardware


Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 (14 nm)

Processor CPU

- Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 506

Motorola Moto G5 Plus Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

32/64 GB, 2/4 GB RAM; 32 GB, 3 GB RAM

Memory Card Slot

microSD, up to 256 GB

Motorola Moto G5 Plus SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.1 (Oreo)

User Interface

Motorola Moto G5 Plus main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-12 MP, f/1.7, dual pixel PDAF


Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama

Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps

Motorola Moto G5 Plus selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-5 MP, f/2.2

Video Recording 1080p@30fps, 480p@120fps

Motorola Moto G5 Plus Cellular BandsCellular

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SIM Card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps

Motorola Moto G5 Plus wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX
NFC Yes (market dependent)
USB microUSB 2.0, USB Host

Motorola Moto G5 Plus Battery type and CapacityBattery


3000 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Ion


-Fast battery charging

Motorola Moto G5 Plus sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio FM radio
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic


Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass (USA model only)

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Motorola Moto G5 Plus geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 5 Single Core145 (Position 1642 out of 1887)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core536 (Position 1634 out of 1876)
GeekBench 4 Single Core834 (Position 427 out of 1025)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core4112 (Position 244 out of 1023)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript2889
GeekBench 4 Battery3181

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Motorola. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The price of the Motorola Moto G5 Plus varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 240 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.
Motorola Moto G5 Plus mobile was launched on February 02, 2024 in these colors: Lunar Grey, Fine Gold.
The Motorola Moto G5 Plus has dimensions of Height: 150.2 mm Width: 74 mm Thickness: 7.7 mm and weighs approximately 155 grams.
When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 5.2 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 1920 px at a pixel density of 424 ppi.
Device comes with chipset Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 (14 nm) with processor Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53. Motorola Moto G5 Plus is available with internal memory of 32/64 GB, 2/4 GB RAM; 32 GB, 3 GB RAM.
The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 12 MP, f/1.7, dual pixel PDAF and features like Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama
The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 5 MP, f/2.2 and features like