Motorola MWC 2017 announcement scheduled for February 26, Moto G5 and G5 Plus expected

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Motorola has scheduled an event on February 26 at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Barcelona. The company did not introduce any new phones at the MWC last year, but it unveiled the Moto Z series at the IFA last September. Looks like we might see new “Moto G series” smartphones – Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus at the MWC this year, bit early than usual since these phones are usually unveiled in Q2 or Q3 every year.

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Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out in India

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After several soak tests since October, Moto has started rolling out Android 7.0 (Nougat) update for the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus smartphones in India officially. This brings a new Moto action that lets you swipe to shrink the screen, and a new setting to disable and enable locking the screen when the screen is on and you touch the fingerprint sensor (for Moto G4 Plus). To access this setting, you need to go to Security, then tap on the screen lock gear icon. Continue reading “Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out in India”

How to get Android 7.0 Nougat on Moto G4 Plus

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Motorola launched Moto G4 Plus smartphone back in May this year starting at Rs. 13,499 on Amazon.in. The Moto G4 Plus smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p screen 3 protection, powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 617 SoC, 13MP/5MP camera package and run Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) out of the box. Continue reading “How to get Android 7.0 Nougat on Moto G4 Plus”

Moto Z gets Android 7.0 Nougat update with Daydream support in India

After confirming that Android 7.0 (Nougat) OTA update for Moto Z and Moto Z Force globally starting in the last week of November, Moto has started rolling out over-the-air (OTA) update for the Moto Z smartphone in India. The update brings DayDream support that are currently present only on the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. Check out the complete changelog below. Continue reading “Moto Z gets Android 7.0 Nougat update with Daydream support in India”

Moto G4 Plus gets Rs. 1000 limited period price cut on Amazon, available starting at Rs. 12499

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Moto G4 Plus, the company’s mid-range smartphone in the ‘Moto G’ series was launched in India starting at Rs. 13,499 back in May, exclusively on Amazon.in. Now it has received a Rs. 1000 price cut for limited period, so you can get the 16GB version for Rs. 12,499 and the 32GB version is available for Rs. 13,999. It has also got Nougat update recently, so it is a good time to buy. Continue reading “Moto G4 Plus gets Rs. 1000 limited period price cut on Amazon, available starting at Rs. 12499”

Moto M with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 4GB RAM, metal body launched in India starting at Rs.15999

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Motorola has officially launched Moto M smartphone as expected. The phone sports a unibody metal design and a fingerprint sensor on the back. It comes with support for Dolby Atmos.

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Android Nougat OTA starts rolling out for some Moto G4 and G4 Plus devices in India

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Motorola had announced a list of all the devices that will get the Android 7.0 Nougat update by the end of this year. Now, some Moto G4 and G4 Plus owners have started receiving Nougat update in India.

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Moto M with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 4GB RAM, metal body launching in India on December 13

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After teasing the Moto M India launch on its social channels, the company has sent out invites for the launch of the phone in the country on December 13th. The smartphone was introduced in China earlier this month and is the first smartphone to be powered by MediaTek Helio P15 processor. It also has a unibody metal design and a fingerprint sensor on the back. Continue reading “Moto M with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 4GB RAM, metal body launching in India on December 13”

Lenovo to release at least 12 Moto Mods per year

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Motorola launched a new line of accessories to expand the capability of Moto Z smartphones with an add-on adapters called Moto Mods. During launch, there were four Moto Mods — JBL SoundBoost speaker, Moto Insta-Share projector, Incipio OffGrid battery and Hasselblad True Zoom Camera. Last week it introduced two more Moto Mods – Mophie Juice Pack and Incipio Car Dock. Continue reading “Lenovo to release at least 12 Moto Mods per year”

Motorola will not release a new smartwatch, Moto 360 successor doubtful

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Motorola has no plans to launch a new smartwatch anytime soon. A Motorola exec has confirmed that no new smartwatch has been planned for Android Wear 2.0 release next year. This means the future of a Moto 360 successor looks doubtful.
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Moto G4 gets Rs. 2000 discount, Moto G4 Play buyers get Rs. 1000 cashback as gift card on Amazon

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Moto is running a new offer on Amazon that offers flat Rs. 2000 discount on purchase of both Moto G4 16GB and 32GB variants. Moto G4 Play is also getting a new offer that lets buyers get Rs. 1000 cashback as Amazon Gift card. Continue reading “Moto G4 gets Rs. 2000 discount, Moto G4 Play buyers get Rs. 1000 cashback as gift card on Amazon”

Moto Z could get Tango AR functionality via a MotoMod

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Google’s Tango 3D camera technology which is currently present on Lenovo’s Phab2 Pro is expected to land on Motorola’s Moto Z. Aymar de Lencquesaing, Chairman and President of Motorola Mobile business, revealed at a press event that the Moto Z might get Project Tango support using a Mod.
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Lenovo and Moto smartphone sales cross 13 million on Flipkart

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Today at the launch of Lenovo K6 Power, Ajay Yadav, VP, Flipkart said that the online retailer has sold over 13 million Lenovo and Moto smartphones till date, since their partnership from 2014. This includes all the smartphones that were launched on Flipkart, including exclusive smartphones. Continue reading “Lenovo and Moto smartphone sales cross 13 million on Flipkart”

Moto M with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 4GB RAM, metal body launching in India soon

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Moto India just teased the launch of its mid-range Moto M smartphone on its social channels along with a blurry image of the back of the phone and a caption – Something different is coming your way. Stay tuned to know more. #ComingSoon. The smartphone was introduced in China earlier this month and is the first smartphone to be powered by MediaTek Helio P15 processor. Continue reading “Moto M with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 4GB RAM, metal body launching in India soon”