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Best Cases for Moto G5 Plus

What are the best cases available for the Moto G5 Plus?

Motorola’s latest budget phone, the Moto G5 Plus, is shaping up to be quite the follow up to the Moto G4 Plus.

If you’ve picked one up or are considering getting one, you should also pick up a case to keep it in tip-top condition. Most of the premium accessory brands haven’t released anything for the Moto G5 Plus yet. Fortunately, there’s no shortage of affordable  [Read More…]

Moto G5 in gorgeous blue goes on sale in the UK as an O2 exclusive

The Moto G5 gets a third color variant.

A recent leak suggested that the Moto G5 would be getting a blue color option in addition to the grey and gold color variants. The Sapphire Blue option is now official, and is already up for sale in the UK.

As noted by GSM Arena, the blue color option is exclusive to O2 in the UK. You’ll be able to buy the device either via monthly plans starting  [Read More…]

Moto G4 Plus is finally picking up the Nougat update in the U.S.

Moto G4 Plus finally picks up Nougat update in the U.S.

Republic Wireless kicked off a Nougat soak test for the Moto G4 Plus a few weeks ago, and it now looks like Motorola is rolling out the update to unlocked G4 Plus (XT1644) units in the country.

The update comes in at 741MB, and includes all the feature new in Nougat, such as inline notification replies, multi-window mode, improvements to Doze, and a new one-handed  [Read More…]

Alleged Moto X 2017 breaks cover with Snapdragon 625, dual camera setup

Motorola could use dual rear cameras as the differentiator for the Moto X 2017.

Motorola moved away from the Moto X brand last year to focus on the Moto Z lineup, but it looks like the series could see a resurgence this year. A series of images leaked on Google+ of an alleged Moto X 2017 show off a metal chassis, a front fingerprint sensor that’s similar to what we’ve seen on the Moto G5, and a dual camera  [Read More…]

Moto X (2017) leaks into the wild with Snapdragon 625, dual-camera setup

Lenovo and Motorola might be focusing their attention on the Moto Z series, but apparently the two companies are also preparing a Moto X revival sometime this year. We’ve already seen a bunch of leaked images showcasing the alleged Moto X (2017) and today we get even more pictures showcasing the handset. Even better, we […]

Moto G5 will make its debut in India on April 4

Moto G5 with Snapdragon 430 is coming to India next week.

After launching the Moto G5 Plus in the country earlier this month for ₹16,999, Motorola is getting ready to introduce the Moto G5 next week. The phone will make its debut in the country on April 4.

The Moto G5 has a 5-inch Full HD display, Snapdragon 430, 2GB/3GB of RAM, and will be available in 16GB and 32GB storage configurations. There’s a  [Read More…]

Where to buy the Moto G5 Plus in the U.S.

The Moto G5 Plus is coming to the U.S. Here’s where to get it!

The Moto G5 Plus is probably your best bet for an unlocked smartphone in the U.S. under $ 250. It’s fast, has a great camera, decent software, and many other reasons you may want to pick one up.

If you want to buy a Moto G5 Plus, you can do so beginning March 31 in the U.S.

Which version should you buy?

In  [Read More…]

Moto G5 Plus review: The new standard for budget phones

The quick take

The Moto G5 Plus is an awesome little phone, and that it’s available for just over $ 200 is one of its greatest assets. Things could have gone either way for the Motorola brand under Lenovo, but it seems that the Moto G line has maintained what made it great in the first place: excellent hardware coupled with simple, unencumbered software, and a price tag that screams value.

The Good Solid  [Read More…]

Moto G5 Plus review: Great value in a tacky shell

Everyone wants the biggest, best, brightest phone to show off in front of their friends (and enemies). Usually, that means the biggest price tag. Enter the Moto G5 Plus, a great smartphone under $ 300 that performs amazingly well (even if it doesn’t look all that great).

I’m Michael Fisher, AKA MrMobile, and I have sometimes found myself reviewing phones twice the price of this that I like half as much. This Moto G5 Plus review should put your  [Read More…]

Alcatel A30 and Moto G5 Plus are the latest Amazon Prime Exclusive Phones

Today Amazon announced two new additions to its unlocked Prime Exclusive Phones program – the Alcatel A30 and Moto G5 Plus. The two new handsets will join Amazon Prime’s previous lineup which includes the BLU R1 HD, Moto G4 and Moto G4 Play. The Alcatel A30 will be available for purchase for only $ 59.99 ($ 40 […]