The Verizon variant of the first-generation Moto G smartphone (version XT1028) is now receiving the Android 5.1 Lollipop update, which bumps the device to software version 221.26.7.falcon_cdma.Verizon.en.US.
It's worth mentioning that the Motorola handset - which was released towards the end of 2013 - first started getting the update back in July this year, but that was only for the unlocked units.
Bringing features like Material Design, Ambient Display, priority notifications, and a new flashlight option in Quick Settings, the update has already been rolling out for the past few days now - if you haven't received it yet, you can manually check for it by heading to your phone's settings.
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The mid ranger getting lollipop and the Flagships like Droid Maxx Having no signs of getting update. Motorola!
Just got Lollipop 5.1 update for my Verizon 1st Gen MotoG (XT1028) yesterday. Everything looks good and seemed to work fine and speedy. It's a very nice OS for such an old phone. I'm very appreciative to have gotten the update. One caveat, the 5....