Motorola Moto E5 Play Price Specs and Review

Motorola Moto E5 Play is a compatible smartphone in the E5 series. This phone is a better option to those looking for a pocket-friendly device as it comes in 5.2 inches. It also has a less battery capacity showing it will cost less than the Moto E5 and the Moto E5 plus smartphone. Below are the price and review of the Motorola Moto E5 Play. so stay tuned…

Key Features and Specs of Motorola Moto E5 Play.

  • Display: 5.2 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Processor: Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 with 2GB RAM
  • Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo
  • Memory: 16GB inbuilt with SDcard support up to 128GB
  • Camera: 8MP rear and 5MP front camera
  • Fingerprint scanner
  • Network: 4G LTE
  • Battery: 2800mAh Removable

Where to buy Motorola Moto E5 Play

Motorola Moto E5 Play price in Nigeria See offer on Jumia


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Design and Display.

The Motorola Moto E5 Play still sport the same looks of the three smartphones in the Moto E5 series. It has the same on-screen Navigation buttons with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner that is hidden on the logo. This phone has a single camera and an LED flash on the back while the front has the selfie snapper and an LED flash on the top with the Moto logo below on the bottom of the phone.

You can see the bezels visible both on the top and bottom but it does not really affect the 5.2 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 720 x 1280 pixels and 282 pixels per inch density. This phone also has a corning gorilla glass on the main screen and it’s available in Black, Dark lake, and Flash gray colors.


Camera and Storage.

The Motorola Moto E5 Play has a rear camera of 8MP with 1080p video capture, autofocus and LED flash to snaps beautiful photos anywhere. On the front, it has a selfie snapper of 5MP which also comes with LED flash and it has an inbuilt memory of 16GB which can be further expanded up to 128GB using a micro SD card.

Hardware and Software.

The Motorola Moto E5 Play has a processor of Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 with Quad-core 1.4 GHz CPU and Adreno 308 GPU. The phone will be powered by an operating system of Android 8.1 Oreo with 2GB of RAM and a removable battery capacity of 2800mAh with quick charge technology. There is a fingerprint sensor, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, micro USB 2.0, WiFi and 4G LTE for connectivity.

Price of Motorola Moto E5 Play.

The Motorola Moto E5 Play will launch in North America soon and there are no plans of extending the version globally but when available the phone will cost around $150. In Nigeria, the Motorola Moto E5 Play will sell at a price of about 50,000 Naira depending on your location in the country.

General features of Motorola Moto E5 Play


Here are the few Features and specs of Motorola Moto E5 Play
Operating System: Android 8.0 Oreo
Internal memory: 16GB
External memory: Yes up to 128GB.
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 427 Quad-core 1.4GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Dimension: 151 mm x 74 mm x 8.85 mm
GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 308.
SIM Type: Dual Nano-SIM
weight: 150g.
Screen size: 5.2-inches.
Screen Resolution: 1440 x 720 Pixels.
Screen protection: Yes
Screen Resolution Density: 282ppi.
Display Type: IPS, LCD Capacitive Touchscreen.
LED flash: Yes.
Blue, Gray, Black
Rear: 8MP LED flash
Front: 5MP with LED Flash.
Main camera features: Autofocus, Continuous shooting, Digital image stabilization, Digital zoom, Dual camera, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geotagging
HDR, ISO settings, Manual focus, Optical zoom, Panorama, Scene mode, Self-timer, Touch focus, White balance settings, CMOS Sensor
2G GSM: Yes, GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G WCDMA: Yes, UMTS : 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz.
4G LTE: Yes, LTE : 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz.
WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot
wi-fi hotspot: Yes.
Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2
GPS: Yes.
Infrared Blaster: No.
Bluetooth tethering: Yes.
USB Tethering: Yes.
USB port: Yes, Micro USB 2.0 .
HSPA+: Yes.
GPRS: Yes.
EDGE: Yes.
4G LTE: Yes.
Music Player: WAV, AAC+, MP3, AMR, AAC, WMA, M4A, eAAC+, OGG, APE, FLAC, MIDI.
Video player: 3GP, H.264, MKV, MP4, WMV, FLV, H.263, MOV, AVI, xVID.
FM Radio: Yes.
Loudspeaker: Yes.
Ear Phone jack: Yes.
Instant Messaging: Yes.
SMS, MMS: Yes.
Push Email: Yes.
fingerprint: Yes.
Digital Compass:
Accelerometer: Yes.
Proximity Sensor: Yes.
Light Sensor: Yes.
Barometer: No.
Heart Rate Monitor: -.
Gyroscope: Yes.
Hall: No.
Face Unlock: Yes
Intelligent Digital Assistant: -.
Voice Control: yes.
Other features
Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS.
Map: Yes.
Water Resistant: No.
Dust Resistant: No
Wireless Charging: No.
Video Streaming: Yes.
Active Noise Cancellation: Yes.
Capacity: 2800mAh Battery (Removable).
Talk Time: Up to 12 Hours
Standby Time: Up to 300 Hours
Browsing Time: Up to 6 Hours
Music Play Time: Up to 24 Hours
Charging Time: Up to 1.5 Hours
fast charging: Yes

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