Moto X getting Android 4.4 in a matter of weeks

13 November, 2013 | Comments (12) | Post your comment

Tags: Motorola, Android

The Motorola Moto G got all of the attention today so this juicy tidbit almost slipped by unnoticed – the Moto X will receive the Android 4.4 KitKat update "in a matter of weeks". Motorola's presenters weren’t any more concrete than that.

The Moto X launched with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, which was mostly clean of maker customizations (though not quite a Nexus). The Moto G also launches with Android 4.3, its own 4.4 KitKat update will come in January next year.

This info was announced during the Moto G event, you can watch the replay here. The Moto X update is mentioned at 1:14:35 and the Moto G update info comes at 1:41:00.




Moto X getting Android 4.4 in a matter of weeks - reader comments

  • RevLauren

Unfortunately, "a matter of weeks" doesn't tell us much since there are, after all, 52 of them in every year. I'll anticipate, but not hold my breath. As for the X, which I am really liking so far, it shipped with Android 4.2.2, not 4.3, an...

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  • 2013-11-18 17:53
  • 0cZR
  • Gregory_Kim

Moto X uses Android 4.2 and not 4.3. Please, correct this.

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  • 2013-11-14 13:31
  • Lkxq
  • decoy

nexus is also not pure nowadays :( filled up with google apps

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  • 2013-11-14 08:38
  • t}yr