Moto G5s Plus and Moto X4 are now official in Malaysia, priced from RM999 !

Moto G5s Plus and Moto X4 are now official in Malaysia, priced from RM999 !

Motorola Malaysia has announced the availability Moto G5s Plus along with Moto X4 for the local market today. The G5s Plus is featuring the highly applauded dual camera setup, while the Moto X4 sports a IP68 dust and water resistance.

Categorized in the midrange segment, the G5s Plus offers a 5.5 inch Full HD display and it is also powered by Snapdragon 625 processor just like the Moto G5 Plus. The device is coupled with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage via microSD card.

The exciting part of this smartphone lies on its imaging department. The Moto G5s Plus carries dual 13MP f/2.0 as its main camera system that consist of a RGB and another monochrome sensors. The dual camera setup allows you to take SLR-like pictures such as bokeh, selective Black and White, and background removal. As for selfies, you’ll be getting an 8MP f/2.0 front-facing camera with a LED flash to assist in low light shot.

Its 3,000mAh capacity battery supports Motorola’s TurboPower charging that is rated to push 6 hours of battery life with a 15-minute charge. The device runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with Moto Experiences out of the box.

The Moto G5s Plus will be available in Malaysia today for a retail price of RM999. For the color options, you can choose between two colours which are Lunar Gray and Blush Gold. You can get it online from Lazada Malaysia or walk-in to your nearest authorised Motorola retailers and brand stores nationwide.


During this launch promotion period from November 6 til 11, for every purchase of Moto G5s Plus you will be entitled to redeem freebies worth RM587 consisting of extended warranty, accidental damage protection and Motorola Pulse 2 headphones.


The Moto X4 is yet another midrange model with classy presentation that is embodied with glass on both front and back panel. The rear panel features a contoured 3D glass back design for a premium look that’s protected by Gorilla Glass.

The device comes with a 5.2 inch 1080p IPS panel and it runs on a 2.2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 630 processor that’s paired with 4GB of RAM along with 64GB of expandable storage.

Similar to the G5s Plus, the Moto X4 also equips a dual camera system that features 12MP f/2.0 shooter with dual autofocus pixels while another 8MP f/2.2 sensor with an ultra wide-angle lens. Plus, it also packs a lot of photography functions such as selective focus, black and white and background replacement effects. There’s a 16MP f/2.0 front-facing camera which can reduce its resolution to 4MP for better low light selfies.

The Moto X4 is IP68 rated for dust and water resistance, however Motorola warns that it isn’t designed for submersion. Its 3,000mAh battery can be charged up rapidly via its TurboPower charging. In addition, you can connect the phone to 4 Bluetooth speakers/headphones simultaneously, pretty cool huh !

Out of the box, the Moto X4 is running Android 7.1.1 with Moto Experiences inside with future upgrade of Android 8.0 Oreo coming soon.

In terms of pricing, the Moto X4 costs RM1,899 in Malaysia today. It will be available in Super Black and Sterling Blue color options. For every purchase of the Moto X4, you will get 2nd Year Extended Warranty plus 1 Year Accident Damage worth RM448 !

For those who are interested, you can make your purchase at their online store on Lazada Malaysia and selected authorised dealers.