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Moto E(2nd gen) for Verizon gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

Moto E(2nd gen) for Verizon gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

11 June, 2015 | comments (11)

Verizon began seeding Android 5.1 Lollipop to Motorola’s second generation Moto E. The firmware carries software version number 23.11.17. Android 5.1 brings several user interface improvements to the Moto E (2nd gen). They include tweaked...

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Moto X 2013 expected to start getting Lollipop next week

Moto X 2013 expected to start getting Lollipop next week

10 June, 2015 | comments (17)

The first-generation Moto X, which was released back in 2013, is expected to begin receiving the Android Lollipop update next week, according to David Schuster, Senior Director of Software Product Management at Motorola. He shared that the...

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Moto X (2014) Pure Edition Android 5.1 rollout halted

Moto X (2014) Pure Edition Android 5.1 rollout halted

10 June, 2015 | comments (4)

Just a couple of weeks after it started rolling out, the Android 5.1 update for the second-generation Moto X Pure Edition has been halted due to a bug. The information was revealed by David Schuster, Senior Director of Software Product Management at...

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Android 5.1 update for Droid Turbo said to be coming on June 10

Android 5.1 update for Droid Turbo said to be coming on June 10

06 June, 2015 | comments (4)

Just a few weeks after there were reports that the Android 5.1 update for the Motorola Droid Turbo will arrive in mid-June, it is now being said that the update - bearing build number 23.11.23 - will be released on June 10. The update will be...

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This year's Moto X is probably codenamed Calisto

This year's Moto X is probably codenamed Calisto

05 June, 2015 | comments (8)

The Moto X (3rd Gen), or Moto X (2015), which possibly got leaked yesterday, is now in the news again. Unlike last time, however, today we have no screenshots purportedly showing some of its specs and the Android version it's running. Instead,...


AT&T and Verizon Moto X (2014) now available on Best Buy for $300

AT&T and Verizon Moto X (2014) now available on Best Buy for $300

05 June, 2015 | comments (4)

Best Buy is now offering the AT&T and Verizon variants of the Motorola Moto X (2014) for just $299.99. That's a decent saving of $100 for AT&T customers and a whopping $250 for those on Verizon. The deal covers only the 16GB model (black...

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Motorola Moto X (2015) tipped to feature a 5.2” QHD display

Motorola Moto X (2015) tipped to feature a 5.2” QHD display

04 June, 2015 | comments (36)

Lenovo-owned Motorola is trying to hard to keep its new flagship under the wraps but to no avail. As leaks have it, the upcoming Motorola Moto X (2015) (model name XT1542) will feature a 5.2” Quad HD display and will compete with the likes of the...

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Motorola offering ATRIX HD owners $100 off Moto X as apology

Motorola offering ATRIX HD owners $100 off Moto X as apology

03 June, 2015 | comments (8)

Back in November 2013, Motorola announced plans to bring Android 4.4 KitKat to its ATRIX HD smartphone, but the update never came. Now, the company has announced that it will not be upgrading the handset to KitKat, and will be compensating for it by...

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Mysterious Motorola device certified at Bluetooth SIG

Mysterious Motorola device certified at Bluetooth SIG

02 June, 2015 | comments (15)

A new Motorola handset sporting model number XT1565 has received Bluetooth certification from the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG). Although there is no way to confirm this yet, the device could be the third-generation Moto E. The only...

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Moto Maker now lets Chinese users customize Moto X

Moto Maker now lets Chinese users customize Moto X

28 May, 2015 | comments (4)

Motorola’s device personalization service Moto Maker has finally made its way to China. At the on-going Lenovo Tech World, Motorola’s parent company Lenovo has announced that the Moto Maker will offer users customization of their Moto X from...

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Two Motorola QHD flagships with Lollipop leak

Two Motorola QHD flagships with Lollipop leak

27 May, 2015 | comments (42)

While almost all handset makers have introduced a QHD flagship, Motorola stuck with 1080p for its DROID Turbo/Moto Turbo flagship last year. Things are about to change however as latest rumors suggest Motorola is working on next generation...


Motorola Droid Turbo to receive Lollipop update in mid-June

Motorola Droid Turbo to receive Lollipop update in mid-June

20 May, 2015 | comments (6)

Motorola hasn't yet been able to roll out a Lollipop update for the Droid Turbo model it's made exclusively for Verizon. Thankfully though, we've heard that the handset will be taken straight to Android 5.1 Lollipop, so you won't see an intermediary...


Three new colors for the Droid Turbo will be out on May 28

Three new colors for the Droid Turbo will be out on May 28

19 May, 2015 | comments (11)

Motorola's Droid Turbo for Verizon is still a top of the line offering, even by today's standards. And while it isn't running Android Lollipop yet (though it's said to get updated to version 5.1 directly), it will be offered in three new colors...


Android 5.1 is now seeding to the LTE variant of Moto E (2015)

Android 5.1 is now seeding to the LTE variant of Moto E (2015)

13 May, 2015 | comments (11)

Android 5.1 Lollipop is now seeding to the LTE variant of the second generation Motorola Moto E. A number of users of the smartphone with model number XT 1527 report that they have received a notification for the update. The new Android...

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Motorola Droid Turbo gets price cut on Verizon

Motorola Droid Turbo gets price cut on Verizon

12 May, 2015 | comments (7)

The Verizon Droid Turbo, which was made official back in October last year, has got a price cut, with the 32GB model now available for $500 sans contract (or $100 on contract), while the 64GB variant selling for $550 off contract (or $150 on...


Moto X 2013 expected to get Lollipop update in few weeks

Moto X 2013 expected to get Lollipop update in few weeks

12 May, 2015 | comments (7)

Motorola has said that the first-generation Moto X, which was released back in 2013, should receive the Android Lollipop update in a few weeks. "I am glad to announce that we are starting TestDrive in both the US and LatAm. If all goes well...

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The next Moto X to bring a 16MP OIS camera

The next Moto X to bring a 16MP OIS camera

11 May, 2015 | comments (27)

Over the years Motorola's flagship Moto X has proven to be quite popular, if not always very well selling. Two devices, bearing the name have already proven their worth and the rumor mill has been buzzing with hints of a third one well underway. A...


Moto X (2014) Android 5.1 soak test begins

Moto X (2014) Android 5.1 soak test begins

08 May, 2015 | comments (7)

Motorola has just started the soak test of the Android 5.1 Lollipop update for the Moto X (2014) 2nd generation smartphones across select countries. Along with the laundry list of bug fixes and tweaks, a couple of interesting features are also...

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Latest comScore numbers reveal slight dip in Android's US share

Latest comScore numbers reveal slight dip in Android's US share

08 May, 2015 | comments (29)

Research firm ComScore has released its latest numbers for the US smartphone market revealing that Android is still the top smartphone platform in the country, although it witnessed a slight decrease in its market share last quarter. Google's...


Motorola rolling out special update for some of its devices

Motorola rolling out special update for some of its devices

06 May, 2015 | comments (4)

Motorola is rolling out a special maintenance update that the company says fixes an issue that causes one-way audio following emergency dialling on some of its devices, including the first and second-gen Moto X, Nexus 6, Droid Turbo, Moto...

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