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Moto G5 Plus Review: The "Flagship Killer" Killer?

With the Samsung Galaxy S8, and LG G6 arriving soon, as well as iPhone 7, and Google Pixel being on the market, there's a lot of choices when it comes to picking a smartphone. What isn't so much a choice is the price that flagship phones command. The Samsung Galaxy S8 starts at $749, and that price is similar to the rest of the flagships. Financing that over two years, or even paying in full, is quite a lot of money, especially if you're like me and you see the next new phone and get antsy about 6 months into the now old phone. OnePlus has been proving for the past few years that you don't need to pay the flagship price to get the flagship specs, but at $439, it's still a bit of money to put down. Motorola is here to change that.

Motorola has been introducing phones at lower than average prices since about 2013 with the Moto X, and especially with the Moto G line of phones. Since 2014, the Moto G has offered a midrange smartphone at lower than midrange prices that …