Motorola is working on an entry-level 5G smartphone. Said to be part of its popular Moto G series, the smartphone is expected to launch very soon. Ahead of the official announcement, key details of ‘Moto G 5G Plus’ have already leaked online.
Moto G 5G Plus has been spotted on multiple certification websites as well as Geekbench benchmarking website. The listings give away a few important details as well. For instance, the US FCC listing reveals the phone will support GPS, Glonass, dual-band Wi-Fi, NFC, and 5G connectivity.
The TUV Rheinland certification reveals the Moto G 5G Plus will be powered by a 5,000mAh battery. It will also support 20W fast charging. On Geekbench, Moto G5 Plus is seen with an octa-core Qualcomm processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. The chipset is clocked up to 1.8Ghz.
According to reports, Moto G 5G Plus will also be available in 6GB RAM and 128GB storage option. The phone is said to be priced at EUR 398 ( ₹33,600 approximately).
If launched, it will be the cheapest 5G phone from Motorola so far. It could also be one of the cheapest 5G phones in the market right now.
Smartphone companies are hard at work to launch more affordable 5G phones to help the uptake of the next-generation mobile wireless technology. Earlier this year, we saw several premium phones launching with 5G support. Huawei is also rumoured to be working on a bunch of cheap 5G phones.
In India, the connectivity isn’t available so far. But phones such as iQoo 3 and Mi 10 Pro have already launched with 5G support.