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Moto X receives Android 4.4.4 in the UK

Moto X receives Android 4.4.4 in the UK

21 August, 2014 | comments (12)

The UK version of the Moto X (XT1052) is starting to receive a software update to Android 4.4.4 KitKat. The firmware update bumps the version to v.212.44.26 and improves overall performance. Additionally, Motorola says the phone dialer is updated...

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Moto G2 display assembly goes on sale in China

Moto G2 display assembly goes on sale in China

17 August, 2014 | comments (3)

Motorola Moto G2 is yet to be announced, yet you can already order its display assembly online. The upcoming device’s is listed as available at the major Chinese online retailer Taobao. The smartphone’s display component is priced at CNY...


Moto X+1 front panel photographed out and about

Moto X+1 front panel photographed out and about

16 August, 2014 | comments (28)

The Moto X+1 is starting to leak a lot, now that we're getting ever closer to its September 4 unveiling date. Most recently, the next Motorola flagship smartphone had most of its specs confirmed by a benchmark. And now its purported front panel...


Motorola Moto X+1 specs confirmed by GFXBenchmark

Motorola Moto X+1 specs confirmed by GFXBenchmark

15 August, 2014 | comments (46)

The upcoming Motorola Moto X+1 has gone through the GFXBenchmark test, which has confirmed its key specifications. The Moto X was criticized for not having flagship specifications, but it appears its successor will be a full-blown...

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Motorola to announce the Moto 360, G2 and X+1 on September 4

Motorola to announce the Moto 360, G2 and X+1 on September 4

14 August, 2014 | comments (23)

If IFA 2014's schedule didn't seem packed enough for you, Motorola has decided to make one of its biggest announcement in recent history on September 4. The company has sent out press invites and the hints are very clear. We're in for the...

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Nexus 6 flaunts Snapdragon 805 on AnTuTu

Nexus 6 flaunts Snapdragon 805 on AnTuTu

12 August, 2014 | comments (86)

Hot on the heels off an appearance on GFXBench flaunting a Nexus 6 name alongside its Motorola Shamu codename, it's now time for AnTuTu and we've got more details. The Motorola Shamu will not be opting for a Snapdragon 801 chip with Adreno 330...


Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

12 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Last month we heard a rumor about Motorola making the next Nexus smartphone, and it bearing the codename Shamu. Now this exact device has apparently been benchmarked using GFXBench, and the results it achieved may give us an indication about some...

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Motorola doubles its sales in Q2, reaches 8.6 million

Motorola doubles its sales in Q2, reaches 8.6 million

12 August, 2014 | comments (21)

Google may not have succeeded in bringing Motorola back in the black before it gave up and sold it to Lenovo, but it certainly managed to put the company back on the smartphone map. Riding on the success that the Moto G has become and adding up the...

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Exclusive: 5-inch Moto G2 to ship on Sept 10 for €250

Exclusive: 5-inch Moto G2 to ship on Sept 10 for €250

11 August, 2014 | comments (55)

The successor of Motorola Moto G, rumored as Moto G2 and Moto G+1, should be available for purchase on September 10. The information comes from a retailer, which got the info straight from a Motorola rep. Apparently the Dual-SIM Moto G with...


Moto X+1 rumored to launch at Verizon on September 25

Moto X+1 rumored to launch at Verizon on September 25

09 August, 2014 | comments (15)

The oft-leaked but not so far announced Moto X+1 now gets a rumored release date. According to some unnamed sources, it should land at Verizon "by September 25". Motorola has previously told us to expect the successor to the original Moto X to...


Motorola XT1097 aka Moto X+1 does Geekbench

Motorola XT1097 aka Moto X+1 does Geekbench

07 August, 2014 | comments (20)

The Motorola Moto XT1097, what is thought to be the Moto X+1, has been caught out in the open again. This time it was spotted in the Geekbench database, which reports Android 4.4.4 KitKat and Qualcomm 8974AC Snapdragon 801. The chipset features...


comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

07 August, 2014 | comments (19)

comScore studies the US smartphone market closely and has published a report on the March-June quarter. Smartphone penetration continues to inch upwards (up 4%), reaching 71.6%. In total 173 million US residents own a smartphone now. Apple and...


Moto G2 possibly benchmarked, shows its specs

Moto G2 possibly benchmarked, shows its specs

05 August, 2014 | comments (73)

The Moto G was released last November, but it looks like there's already a successor for it on the way. An image allegedly showing the next Moto G (which we'll call G2 for simplicity's sake, even though the official name hasn't been confirmed yet)...

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Motorola VP confirms Moto X will get Android L

Motorola VP confirms Moto X will get Android L

05 August, 2014 | comments (14)

Punit Soni, Motorola's VP of Product Management, has confirmed over Google+ that the Motorola Moto X will be getting the latest Android L release. The Moto X was one of the few devices that was released under Google's brief ownership of Motorola...


Motorola invites AT&T Moto X users to test preview build

Motorola invites AT&T Moto X users to test preview build

05 August, 2014 | comments (8)

Motorola is sending out mails to select users of the Motorola forums with an AT&T Moto X. The company is inviting these users to test a preview version of a software update for the phone. This is likely the 4.4.4 update as the AT&T Moto X is still...


Motorola Moto G 4G gets $40 price cut in the US

Motorola Moto G 4G gets $40 price cut in the US

04 August, 2014 | comments (10)

The Motorola Moto G 4G has been on sale in the US for almost two months so now is a great time for a discount – the phone normally goes for $220 but Best Buy has temporarily cut the price to $180. It's available in both black and white. That's...

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Canalys: Motorola tops Nokia phone shipments in India in Q2

Canalys: Motorola tops Nokia phone shipments in India in Q2

03 August, 2014 | comments (109)

Analysts company Canalys has outed a report outlining the top smartphone manufacturers in India and it comes with a twist. For the Q2 2014, Motorola has sold more smartphones than Nokia (Microsoft Mobile) taking the fourth place and leaving the...


Motorola could be working on a 5.9

Motorola could be working on a 5.9" Nexus smartphone

27 July, 2014 | comments (38)

Over the past few months we've seen much controversy about whether there will be another Nexus smartphone. That's because Google has been rumored to drop this program, and focus on Android Silver, which will incorporate a few devices from more...


Alleged Motorola Moto X+1 prototype photographed

Alleged Motorola Moto X+1 prototype photographed

25 July, 2014 | comments (34)

New Alleged photos of the Motorola Moto X+1 have surfaced alongside detailed information regarding the phone's specifications. The photos received by AndroidPolice.com show the phone in its full glory with a custom wooden back. According to...


Motorola Moto G on Verizon receives Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Motorola Moto G on Verizon receives Android 4.4.4 KitKat

25 July, 2014 | comments (57)

The Google Play Store version of the Moto G already received an update to Android 4.4.4 KitKat and now the company announced it's time for Verizon users to start getting it too. The OTA update should be seeding now to Verizon Moto G phones starting...