The Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus are expected to be launched at Mobile World Congress, 2017, on February 26.

Lenovo owned Motorola is preparing for the 2017 version of its Moto G smartphone. Images of case renders for the Moto G5 and G5 Plus devices have been leaked online. The budget ranged smartphones are expected to be launched at Mobile World Congress, 2017. The company plans an event on the sidelines of MWC, on February 26. The two smartphones are upgrades to the current Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus.

According to the leaks, the two smartphones are expected to have fingerprint sensors on the front, embedded within a physical home button. They will also have circular camera units on the back, along with the Motorola logo on the center of the back panel. According to the case renders, there may be gold and silver coloured variants to the devices.

That may mean that the two smartphones will follow the metallic design language used in the recent Moto M smartphone. The Moto G5 and G5 Plus are expected to have 5.5 inch FHD displays, with 403 ppi pixel density. They are supposedly going to run on the Snapdragon 625 SoC from Qualcomm, along with 4GB of RAM and 32GM of in-built storage. Both smartphones are expected to have Android Nougat out-of-the-box. The devices will have 12MP and 5MP cameras on the back and front, respectively.