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Motorola Moto E5 Cruise Specs Review, Features and Price

The Motorola Moto E5 Cruise has found its way to Cricket for an affordable price. The Moto E5 Play also debuted in the US on Verizon and Sprint. Now, Cricket has announced the smartphone is available with them for just a token.

The E5 Cruise has everything you need it you are a light user or on a budget. The Snapdragon 425 still does the work underneath with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage space as well. Without further ado, lets meet the Motorola Moto E5 Cruise.


Motorola Moto E5 Cruise

The Moto E5 Cruise has a Plastic back that looks exactly like the Moto E5 Play. We can also the inscription “Cricket” at the bottom corner as the company marks its territory. There’s the Moto logo at the usual position with no support for fingerprint here.

The circular foundation at the top middle houses the rear camera and LED in a vertical position. The volume keys and power button are present by the right side, as it measures 8.89mm in thickness and weighs 170g overall. It’s available in only Blue color.


Motorola Moto E5 Cruise

It has a normal small screen with much bezels just like the Moto E5. The screen offers a 16:9 aspect ratio, it isn’t what we will refer to as “trendy”. The huge bottom bezels houses a Motorola engraving, while the top bezel has the usual features.

The 5.2-inch HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen is pretty standard for its price and perfect for those on a budget. It has 1280 x 720 pixels in resolution and 282 pixel per inch density. Furthermore, the screen stretches up to 67% screen to body ratio.

Hardware and Software

The device is powered by the Snapdragon 425 chip from Qualcomm, the chip was built on a 28nm process technology. There’s 4-cores of processor here which clocks at 1.4GHz, while the Adreno 308 graphics processor handles graphics.

You are allowed to multitask with just 2GB of RAM space available here, there’s a memory speed of 667MHz as well. In the storage department, you get 16GB space and an external memory support of up to 128GB. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.


For photography, the 8MP rear camera has f/2.2 aperture and 1.12um pixel size, there’s a LED underneath the camera as well. While at the top bezel, there’s a 5MP selfie camera with a front LED flash.


Powering the Motorola Moto E5 Cruise is a 2800mAh non-removable Li-Po battery with fast charging technology. With the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 2.4 hours.

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Motorola Moto E5 Cruise Full Technical Specifications


Device Type Smartphone
Model Motorola Moto E5 Cruise Edition
Announced June, 2018
Released June, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores


2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA – HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE – 850 / 1900 MHz
LTE – 1700 / 2100 MHz
LTE – 700 MHz (Band 12)
SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM


Type Plastic
Dimensions 73.9 x 151.1 x 8.89 mm
Weight 170g
Protection Yes
Colours Blue


Display Type HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.2-inch
Resolution 1280 x 720 Pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 282ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 67%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No


Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
ISO settings 
Scene mode 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED
5MP with LED


Android 8.0 Oreo
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
CPU Quad-core 1.4GHz
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 308
Internal Storage 16GB
Yes, up to 128GB

Ambient Light

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, microUSB
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Facial Identification No


Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 2800mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging Yes
Talk Time
Music Play


Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones


Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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What is Motorola Moto E5 Cruise Price and Availability Status?

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1 thought on “Motorola Moto E5 Cruise Specs Review, Features and Price”

  1. This page lists the battery as being non-removable (twice). The battery is indeed removable. It comes in the box, detached, and is installed after the SIM card, which slides in from the battery compartment.


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