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Original Moto X and G for Republic Wireless get Android 4.4.4

Original Moto X and G for Republic Wireless get Android 4.4.4

23 January, 2015 | comments (12)

The Moto G from 2013 (pictured below) is now in the process of being updated to Android 4.4.4 KitKat. No, this isn't a blast from the past, as we're only talking about the units sold by Republic Wireless. And unfortunately while other Moto...


Moto G Lollipop update now rolling out in India

Moto G Lollipop update now rolling out in India

23 January, 2015 | comments (513)

Motorola is rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the first and second generation Moto G in India. As usual, the update is rolling out in phases, so not everyone will get it at the same time but your phone should show you a...

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Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

20 January, 2015 | comments (91)

In the year 2014 the world saw an increased number of smartphones shipped but overall little change in the top three vendors. Samsung has been the leader for some time now but is seeing its market share slowly reduced by the likes of tough...


5” Moto G Titan and 4.3” Moto E Styx leak with Lollipop

5” Moto G Titan and 4.3” Moto E Styx leak with Lollipop

17 January, 2015 | comments (40)

Detailed specs of two exciting phones leaked from the most unusual of places today. Two upcoming additions to the Motorola lineup got listed on the website of UK retailer Argos, complete with detailed specs and even pricing info. The devices in...


Moto products from 2013 and 2014 will get Lollipop soon

Moto products from 2013 and 2014 will get Lollipop soon

13 January, 2015 | comments (134)

Luciano Carvalho, a Motorola software engineer announced today that an Android 5.0 update will be seeding to a lot of Moto devices "really soon". This hopefully refers to some time in the next week or two, but understandably no date has been...

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Motorola reenters China with Moto G, Moto X, and new Moto X Pro

Motorola reenters China with Moto G, Moto X, and new Moto X Pro

07 January, 2015 | comments (15)

Motorola is reentering the Chinese market following the acquisition by Lenovo and it is doing so by launching three phones in the market. These include the Moto G 4G LTE, the Moto X, and the new Moto X Pro. While the first two are familiar to...

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All four variants of the Nexus 6 available on Motorola's website

All four variants of the Nexus 6 available on Motorola's website

27 December, 2014 | comments (35)

The Nexus 6 has been bit elusive ever since it launched. It's difficult to get the phone at all, let alone in the variant of your choice. If you've been waiting to purchase the phone in the US, you should not go check out the Motorola website...

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Motorola Moto X (2nd Gen) 32GB now available in India

Motorola Moto X (2nd Gen) 32GB now available in India

22 December, 2014 | comments (10)

After Motorola's initial launch of the Moto X(2014) in India, back in September users were left to wonder as to if and when the 32GB version would be available, along with the wood and leather back covers variants. The larger storage model is now...

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Android 5.0.1 rolling out to Moto G first and second gen

Android 5.0.1 rolling out to Moto G first and second gen

20 December, 2014 | comments (406)

Motorola continues to impress with its software update urgency, with both the first and second generation Moto G models now being treated to the latest Android 5.0.1 update. Few people have received the update so far but it does seem to be...

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Motorola plans to offer affordable 4G smartphones in India

Motorola plans to offer affordable 4G smartphones in India

13 December, 2014 | comments (30)

Motorola, apparently has big plans for the Indian handset market. In an interview for the Economic Times, Rick Osterloh, president and chief operation officer at the US tech giant stated that the company will be very aggressive in the 4G market come...

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Nexus 6 is available from the Play Store in the UK again

Nexus 6 is available from the Play Store in the UK again

11 December, 2014 | comments (14)

The Motorola Nexus 6 is once again out in the Google Play Store for the UK. You can order one, but there are caveats. First of all, only the blue 32GB model is actually available, while white units and ones with double that storage capacity are...


Android 5.0 is now seeding to Moto G (2013) in India

Android 5.0 is now seeding to Moto G (2013) in India

05 December, 2014 | comments (555)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to Motorola Moto G (2013) smartphones in India. The latest OS version is seeding to dual-SIM Moto G XT1033 devices over-the-air. The new Android build arrives a couple of days after the manufacturer...


Moto G first generation getting Lollipop update soon

Moto G first generation getting Lollipop update soon

04 December, 2014 | comments (201)

The Moto G 2nd Generation got the Lollipop update surprisingly quickly, quicker than some of the Nexus devices even. But the first generation owners may be feeling left out in the cold, especially considering it's not been long since they got their...

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Second generation Moto E has its specs rumored

Second generation Moto E has its specs rumored

03 December, 2014 | comments (103)

There's already a second generation Moto G out there, so you might be expecting a successor for the even lower-priced Moto E to emerge any moment now. And you wouldn't be wrong, as it turns out. According to a new report from Greece, the...


Motorola UK Cyber Monday deal £100 off Moto X 2014 edition

Motorola UK Cyber Monday deal £100 off Moto X 2014 edition

01 December, 2014 | comments (6)

If you are planning to treat yourself to a brand new shiny Moto X for the holidays now is just the right time to act. Motorola`s Cyber Monday deal is available to UK customers and is set to also go live in the US at 11am CT. The promotion...

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Cyber Monday $140 discount on carrier unlocked Moto X

Cyber Monday $140 discount on carrier unlocked Moto X

26 November, 2014 | comments (11)

Motorola just announced a few sweet offers for Moto X, starting December 1. At precisely 11:00 AM CET be ready to hit their Cyber Monday landing page (at the source link below for $140 discount on a contract-free Moto X. In addition the nice folks...

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Android 5.0 is now seeding to Moto X (2014) for Verizon

Android 5.0 is now seeding to Moto X (2014) for Verizon

24 November, 2014 | comments (16)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to Moto X (2014) for Verizon Wireless. The update arrives only a couple of days after soak test invites got out to Motorola Feedback Network participants. The latest Android build for the Moto X is in...

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Motorola Droid Turbo gets a blue version at Best Buy

Motorola Droid Turbo gets a blue version at Best Buy

24 November, 2014 | comments (8)

In case the original color variations of the Motorola Droid Turbo weren't interesting enough for you, then here's something you should consider: a blue model. That's right, there's a blue Droid Turbo now, to complement the black and red...


Nexus 6 for T-Mobile will have no branding or bloatware

Nexus 6 for T-Mobile will have no branding or bloatware

24 November, 2014 | comments (2)

Motorola Nexus 6 sold by T-Mobile in the United States will not feature carrier branding or bloatware apps. The good news was delivered by Des Smith, the wireless carrier’s senior product manager. The Big Magenta’s move contrasts with the...


AT&T is returning its Nexus 6 units to Motorola due to a bug

AT&T is returning its Nexus 6 units to Motorola due to a bug

21 November, 2014 | comments (32)

AT&T's Nexus 6 units are apparently affected by a software bug. This is so bad that the carrier is now telling its stores to return their initial shipments of the smartphone to Motorola in order for it to fix said software glitch. The info...