Moto G5s Plus FAQ Tips and Tricks Cons

Moto G5s Plus and Moto G5s are the special edition models of Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus. Dual camera setup and larger screen size are the key highlights of Moto G5s Plus. Most of the other specifications remain same. Here are the quick  Moto G5s Plus FAQ, Tips and Tricks, and Cons.

Moto G5s Plus FAQ

Moto G5s Plus FAQ Tips and Tricks Cons

What are the key differences of Moto G5s and Moto G5s Plus?

The key differences between the two smartphones are the camera, display size, and processor.


  • Moto G5s: Single 16-megapixel camera with LED flash. 5MP front facing camera.
  • Moto G5s Plus: 13MP dual rear camera with LED flash. 8MP front facing camera.


  • Moto G5s: Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC.
  • Moto G5s Plus: 2GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC.


  • Moto G5s:5.2 inch full HD display.
  • Moto G5s Plus: 5.5 inch Full HD display.


  • Moto G5s: Rs.13,999.
  • Moto G5s Plus: Rs. 15,999.

What are the different colour options available?

Moto G5s Plus will be available in Lunar Gray and Blush Gold colour.

What type of sim card Moto G5s Plus supports? Does it has dedicated microSD card slot?

It accepts 2 nano sim cards. The device comes with hybrid sim card slot and does not have dedicated microSD card slot.

How to take the screenshot on Moto G5s Plus?

To perform print screen on Moto G5s Plus 2 built in methods available.

Method 1: Take screenshot on Moto G5s Plus using hardware keys

  • Go to the screen on which you want to capture the screenshot.
  • Press and hold volume down and power buttons simultaneously.
  • The screenshot will be captured.

Method 2: Take screenshot on Moto G5s Plus Using Google Assistance

  • Go to the screen on which you want to capture the screenshot.
  • Launch google assistant by long pressing the home key.
  • Type or say “Screenshot”
  • the screenshot will be captured which you can share.

How to set custom ringtone in Moto G5s and Moto G5s Plus?

I have made a dedicated post on how to set the custom ringtone on Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus. Please refer to that post as the method is identical.

What are the cons of Moto G5s Plus?

We have not yet reviewed the device. Based on the spec sheet, these are some of the demerits of Moto G5s Plus. The complete list of demerits will be updated in the review.

Moto G5s Plus Cons

  • There is no change in the SoC compared to Moto G5 Plus.
  • Hybrid sim card slot.
  • Most of the recent Moto phones lacks timely Android security patch updates.




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1 comment… add one
  • Mark Jan 12, 2018, 4:14 am

    How do you change which panel the home button returns to?

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