Moto G5S (XT1791) gets FCC approval with Snapdragon 430 and 3000 mAh battery

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Looks like we are soon going to the launch a new Motorola device having a dual SIM option and a mid-range battery. A new device from Motorola has just got the FCC approval in CHina carrying the model number XT1791 and rumors around the web indicates this might be the upcoming Moto G5S or the Moto G5S Plus smartphone that will be an upgraded variant of the Moto G5 and G5 Plus smartphones launched this year. As we already know that the Moto G5 was launched with the Snapdragon 430 and a 2800mAh battery, then the XT1791 might be the upgraded variant of the Moto G5 having a 3000mAh battery rather than a 2800mAh battery found in the Moto G5. But we still have to wait for the official confirmation about the same.

Moto G5S XT1791 FCC
Moto G5S XT1791 FCC

The FCC approval documents confirms that this device comes with dual-SIMs support and is powered by a Snapdragon processor model MSM8937 that is the Snapdragon 430 processor that also comes with an Adreno 505 GPU. The documents also confirms that this new device will be powered by a 3000mAh battery. The device comes with 4G LTE with VoLTE, 3G, GPS and other connectivity options, however, no other details about this device were available with the FCC approval documents. We might have to wait a bit longer as we know that the company will only reveal the full details about this device in the upcoming days with its launch and we are still not sure when this device will be officially launched.

Moto G5
Moto G5

If we recheck the specifications of the Moto G5 smartphone, it was launch in the MWC 2017 show in February along with its bigger variant Moto G5 Plus. It was launched with a 5-inch full-HD display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection. other specs of the device includes a 1.4GHz octa-core 64-bit Snapdragon 430 (MSM8937) processor with Adreno 505 GPU,  2GB / 3GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, MicroSD card expandable storage up to 128GB, Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS, Dual-SIM, a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, 1080p video recording, a 5-megapxiel front-facing camera with OmniVision OV5693 sensor, a 2800mAh battery with 10W rapid charging and 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS connectivity options. It measures 144.3x73x9.5 mm weight 144.5 grams. It comes with water repellent nano-coating and front-ported loudspeaker. A fingerprint scanner is available on the physical home button.