Moto launches new mid-range handsets moto g5s and moto g5s plus

Motorola has introduced in the Philippines new mid-ranged priced smartphones the moto g5s and moto g5s plus, which also possess some of the features of Motorola’s flagship handsets, such as camera technology and intuitive user experience.

During the launch of the new moto smartphones, Motorola also announced the opening of its 10th store. Earlier this year, the company has opened four retails stores in the Cyberzone areas of SM North EDSA, SM Megamall, SM Mall of Asia and SM Batangas, the last being first Motorola store outside Manila.

For its store expansion, it opened simultenaously six new locations both in and out of the metro area, namely in Glorietta, SM Sta. Rosa, SM Dasmarinas, SM Calamba, SM Cebu and Gaisano Davao. Motorola now has 10 retail locations to serve Filipinos nationwide.


moto g5s  plus key features 

The special edition moto g5s plus  features include a dual 13MP rear cameras, combined with special photo enhancement software, that allows more artistic executions to the photos. For example, selective focus mode makes it easy to take professional-looking OOTDs on moto g5s plus, or adding a beautiful blurred background effect.

Moto g5s plus users can also apply selective black and white coloring or replace background mode to give their photos a whole new look.

The smartphone’s the 8MP wide-angle front camera has an LED flash and a new panoramic mode to capture even more–making selfies include more people or background.

Moto g5s plus comes with the size and precision-crafted look expected of a premium device.. It features an impressive all-metal unibody design and a 5.5-inch full-HD display perfect for watching movies on the go. moto g5s plus also boasts a blazing-fast Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.0GHz octa-core processor, powerful graphics capabilities and support for 4G LTE.

moto g5s plus is fitted with 3000mAh all-day battery that packs more than enough power to last throughout the day. The battery is quickly with the TurboPower charger, which provides up to 6 hours of battery life in just 15 minutes.*

The fingerprint reader on moto g5s plus does unlocking the phone to making mobile payments. Moto g5s plus is easier to use with Night Display and Quick Reply, two new Moto Experiences that are all part of Moto Actions’ unique collection of meaningful software experiences.

moto g5s key features

Like the moto g5s plus, moto g5s is features an all-metal unibody design crafted from a single piece of high-grade aluminum.

With moto g5s, tech-savvy Filipinos can have the freedom to stay unplugged, thanks to a 3000mAh all-day battery that holds enough power to last throughout the day. No need to slow down thanks to TurboPower charging, which provides up to 5 hours of battery life in just 15 minutes.

The special edition moto g5s also features a high-resolution 16MP camera with phase detection autofocus (PDAF). This rapid focus technology means users don’t have to worry about missing the perfect picture. They can also easily take group selfies, thanks to a 5MP wide-angle front camera with an LED flash, which makes captured moments look good day or night.

Moto g5s also brings a stunning 1080p entertainment to life on a vibrant 5.2-inch full-HD display.

It is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core processor. Users can do more with the fingerprint feature too, whether it’s unlocking the phone, navigating the screen effortlessly with a swipe or tap using one button nav or making mobile payments. Moto g5s also features the latest Moto Experiences such as Night Display and Quick Reply.

“Motorola takes on the challenge of continuously innovating to bring only the best of what technology can offer. We translate that innovative technology into meaningful experiences that all Filipinos are familiar with. And now, with these newly launched smartphones, we strengthen our commitment to bring the premium features that matter the most,” said John Rojo, Country Manager for Lenovo Mobile Business Group and Motorola Mobility Philippines.


moto g5s plus, priced at Php 14,999 will be available in all Motorola retail stores starting on October 10.  moto g5s, priced at Php10,999 will be available starting October 20.

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