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Moto G5s Plus (Special Edition) Unlocked Smartphone Dual Camera (5.5" Blush Gold, 32GB Storage 3GB RAM) US Warranty

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  • Snapdragon 625 MSM 8953 CPU, Octa-core (2.0 GHz )
  • Dual Rear Camera + depth editor (13 MP + 13 MP) + 8 MP Front Camera
  • 3GB RAM, 32GB built-in storage expandable up to 128GB (microSD Card support)
  • 5.5" FHD display; 1920 x 1080; PPI: 401; Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 3000mAh battery, TurboPower for up to 6 hours of power in 15 minutes of charging
  • Nano-SIM
  • Android 7.1, Nougat
  • Moto G5S Plus is unlocked for all major U.S. carriers, like Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Consumer Cellular, so you can switch carriers and keep your phone
  • Water repellent nano-coating

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  • Overview
  • Specifications
  • Warranty & Returns
  • Reviews

FEATURESMoto G5S Plus

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Carrier friendlyAll-metal unibody designDual 13 MP rear cameras

Use your unlocked phone on major U.S. networks, and easily swap carriers any time you choose.

Beautifully crafted all metal body, making it stronger than ever.

Snap a crystal clear close up with 13 MP dual camera and add special effects to your picture: selective focus, selective black white and background replacement.

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Big screen, fast performanceAll-day battery* and TurboPower™ charging.Multi-function fingerprint reader.

Movie night can be anywhere with a large, 5.5" Full HD display.

Go all day without recharging, and then get up to 6 hours of power in just 15 minutes.*

Unlock your phone and navigate the device with a simple touch or swipe.

SPECIFICATIONSMoto G5S Plus

Carrier friendly: Moto G5S Plus is universally unlocked and works on Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Consumer Cellular. It is also compatible with other U.S. carriers, please contact your service provider for details.
Operating system:Android™ 7.1, Nougat
System Architecture/Processor:Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 625 processor with 2.0 GHz octa-core CPU and 650 MHz Adreno 506 GPU
Memory (RAM):3 GB / 4 GB
Storage (ROM): 32 GB / 64GB internal, up to 128GB microSD Card support
Dimensions: Height: 153.5 mm
Width: 76.2 mm
Depth: 8.0mm to 9.5 mm
Weight: 168 g
Display: 5.5"
Full HD 1080p (1920×1080)
401 ppi
Corning™ Gorilla™ Glass 3
Battery: All-day battery† (3000 mAh)
TurboPower™ for up to 6 hours of power in 15 minutes of charging*
Water Protection: Water repellent nano-coating
Networks: 4G LTE (Cat 7)
CDMA / EVDO Rev A
UMTS / HSPA+
GSM / EDGE
Bands (by model): Moto G5S Plus – XT1806
CDMA: 850, 850+,1900MHz
GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
UMTS/HSPA+ (850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz)
4G LTE (B1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 25, 26, 38, 41, 66) †
SIM Card: Nano-SIM
Rear Camera: Dual 13 MP cameras + depth editor
ƒ/2.0 aperture
Color balancing dual LED flash
8X digital zoom for photos, 4X for video
Drag to focus & exposure
Quick Capture
Tap (anywhere) to capture
Best Shot
Professional Mode
Burst mode
Panorama Mode
Auto HDR
Video stabilization
4K Ultra HD video capture (30 fps)
Slow Motion video
Front Camera: 8 MP
Wide-angle lens
f/2.0 aperture
LED flash
Panorama mode
Professional mode
Beautification mode
Connectivity: Micro USB, 3.5 mm headset jack
Bluetooth® technology: Bluetooth version 4.2 LE + EDR
Speakers/Microphones: Bottom-port loud speaker
2-Mics
Video Capture: 4K Ultra HD (30 fps)
Location Services: GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
NFC: No
Sensors: Fingerprint reader
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Ambient Light
Proximity
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz)
Base Color: Lunar Gray / Blush Gold

Learn more about the Motorola Moto G5+ SE (Special Edition)

Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
  • Warranty
  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
2/ 5
earphone jack partially borke 6/18/2019 10:29:28 AM

Pros: - speedy
- decent storage space

Cons: - something in the earphone jack popped and now the sound only comes through one ear phone. I've changed earphones and its definitely something wrong with the internal earphone jack

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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
2/ 5
A warning to potential rooters 5/21/2019 8:52:37 PM

Pros: - Bootloader is unlockable (So it is able to be rooted)
- FM Radio
- Came with bluetooth headset.
- Full HD Screen.
- Low on bloatware, and you can disable pretty much all of it without root, even annoying Google apps like Google Assistant/Youtube

Cons: - Motorola was bought by Lenovo, so don't expect a level of quality above Huawei/ZTE/Other Chinese brands.
- Obnoxious start-up animation that you can mute through settings, but not remove without aggressive use of a bootloader.
- Hard to root.
- FM Radio only works with wired headphones (which act as the antenna), phone comes with bluetooth headphones. Even if you use wired headphones, you basically find yourself pointing your phone in the direction of the station you want to listen to, arm outstretched, and if you move in the slightest, you lose the station. Perhaps it works better if you're much closer to the station, but chances are, if you don't have wi-fi/data to listen to internet radio, you're not close to a radio station either.
- No stock weather widget.
- 1 year warranty.
- Battery isn't user serviceable, and batteries generally have a shorter lifespan than phones do.

Overall Review: - A note on root. This phone, on the surface is easy to root if you know what you're doing, or can follow instructions. Unlock bootloader, install custom recovery, install root, done. The problem is, this model suffers from the dreaded f2fs bug which prevents even a rooted device from giving superuser permissions to apps. This means, until you find a custom kernal or patch that fixes that bug, you've voided your warranty and violated your carrier's ToS for nothing.

*edit after 16 months of ownership
Within 8 months, the headphone jack went out.
Last week the screen started burning in. If you looked at something for 10 minutes, for the next 6 hours you'd see that image superimposed like a watermark.
Luckily, I bought the extended warranty (which is a phrase I never thought I'd use, but without a removable battery I thought it was worth risking $22 for a probable batter replacement. Also, the motorola headset that came with it broke physically within two months.

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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
4/ 5
Had the phone for a year plus. 4/8/2019 10:00:15 AM

Pros: It's been a year plus since I bought this phone. Haven't had any major problems with it. Call quality has been great, I love the fact that it's unlocked for the 4 major carriers in the U.S.
Most problems have been solved with updates.

Cons: I ended up downloading another app for the keyboard, hated the google keyboard.
The camera takes some getting used to, but it's not terrible.
The GPS occasionally has problems. It is especially bad on rainy/cloudy days and at night. Make sure to have the directions saved.

Overall Review: I use Zedge for ringtones and wallpapers. The ones provided are not to my taste or get annoying/boring.

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3/ 5
This unit will not operate continually without saying there is no Sim card! When you shut it down, and restart, it operates for about an hour or two before the no sim card error comes up. Please DO 1/4/2019 11:54:22 AM

Pros: I think my wife would have liked it with use except for errors

Cons: Sim Card error

Overall Review: I kept the other unit which appears to be working OK

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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
5/ 5
Great phone (except for camera) 12/6/2018 9:51:33 AM

Pros: 3GB Ram, Price, No Bloatware, Quality, tough phone

Cons: Camera

Overall Review: I have owned this phone and used it for business for almost 2 years now. It has been a fantastic phone for the price! It doesn't have bloatware, it handles pretty much everything necessary for a business smart phone, and it has a large beautiful display! MOTO did a few updates to the phone that were rather disappointing, more of a regression, but we were able to continue using it with some adjustments. Biggest downside is the camera - no much good in low light or mixed light. I just bought a Samsung S7 and I actually like the Moto G5s Plus better in terms of speed, screen size, processing, and battery life. I thought I'd be upgrading, but it's more of a lateral move.

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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
3/ 5
Check What You Received! 12/5/2018 2:07:48 PM

Pros: Slower than what I expected, because Newegg sent me a cheaper version of the G5s.

Cons: I bought the 3 GB version of the XT1806 listed on this page a year ago, and I received mine in a XT1681 box - I thought Newegg had repackaged it in the wrong box when I got it. Just now found in the phone settings that they had actually sent me the XT1681 (a 2 GB RAM version) instead of what I ordered. That explains it being slower than I expected.

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Anonymous
5/ 5
Really an awesome phone for the money. 11/2/2018 8:58:56 AM

Pros: Great design and feel, awesome photos, Android 8.1 is nice, battery life , phone is snappy and moves fast

Cons: None

Overall Review: One of the best bang for the buck. My phone is updated to Android 8.1 on Verizon. And right now it's on sale for $179 that's a bargain

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Anonymous
Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
Verified Owner
1/ 5
Disappointed 8/7/2018 4:16:16 PM

Pros: It receives & sends SMS messages and has Google assistant.

Cons: Snapchat will not work. Ever. Various apps fail to work properly no matter how many updates. The cameras are supposed to be great, but the phone lags & I end up with photographs looking like they're from a digital camera from 1995. I have trouble making phone calls about 15% of the time with T-Mobile as my carrier. The clock app's alarms are unreliable & will randomly decide not to work.

Overall Review: I made the mistake of buying two of these phones (one for myself & one for my wife) and both phones have the same problems. I really regret buying these.

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