Category Archives: Motorola

Two new Moto Mods revealed!

Yaay, first Moto Mods of the year! So, what do we have here? Two new accessories: Lenovo Vital and Livermorium Slider Keyboard. Vital Moto Mod is a health accessory that can measure five vital signs, from respiratory rate to blood pressure. Slider Keyboard on the other hand is a QWERTY slider keyboard – perfect if you don’t want to use the touch pad. Both mods will be available for order through the the Moto Z Market app, though they will be sold only in places where Moto Z is available. Keyslider’s price is $99, and it will be available in a month or two; Vital is sold ...

Verizon is updating Moto Z2 Force to Oreo

Verizon recently announced that it will be updating its Moto Z2 Force smartphones’ OS to Android 8.0 Oreo. Well, okay, Verizon has not announced it per se – this news comes in form of a screenshot the XDA Developers forums. Screenshot depicts changelog for a Moto Z2 Force version ODX27.109-34, with the most prominent change being the OS update to Oreo. The update is available Over The Air, and should start reaching Verizon Moto Z2 Force devices across the US at any moment. Update to Oreo is a big patch, so make sure that your phone is charged and connected to a WiFi. ...

Motorola will release the Moto X5 smartphone

Evan ”@evleaks” Blass, God Bless Him, has unearthed another tasty morsel of a mobile rumour. His newest finding is a leaked logo of Moto X5. That logo is also the only thing he dug out, but its very existence is Motorola either planning to, or already working on Moto X4’s successor.Moto X5’s specifications is anyone’s guess. If it will be simply a newer version of Moto X4 then we should expect a water and dust-proof mid-ranger with an approachable price, possibly something between $400 and $600. As for release date, well, Moto X4 came out in October and it is ...

New Moto Mod is here! This time it is a Polaroid printer

It is always nice to write about Moto Mods; you never know what will they come up with next! Well this time Motorola presents to us Polaroid Insta-Share Printer. What does this mod do? I will allow Motorola to explain:”Turn your Moto Z into a super-portable Polaroid camera, complete with a physical photo capture button. Shoot pics in the moment or select your fave shots on social media, add fun filters, then print – right from your phone.”Essentially, Polaroid Insta-Share Printer allows you to take a photo and print it on 2 x 3′ ZINK paper. It can also print photos ...

Moto X4 is out in the US

Device can be bought via Amazon, Motorola and Project Fi. Prices range from $320 to $400. Moto X4 is compatible with all the US mobile networks. You can watch the phone’s promotional video here.Specification:– 5.2-inch FHD display,– Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 CPU,– 3GB/4GB RAM, 32GB/64GB ROM,– 16mpx main camera, 8/12mpx dual rear camera,– 3,000mAh battery,– IP68 water resistance. ...

Motorola Moto G5S Plus, a solid budget phone, specification

Long story short, for a budget phone, Moto G5S Plus is a really good smartphone. It has a large battery, good performance, very decent software and looks pretty. While not free of negatives – low quality cameras and speakers among them – it is still good enough to satisfy any customer that does not demand flagship level device.Specifications:– price – $229/$299,– 5.5′ LCD display, 401 ppi, FHD,– Snapdragon 625 CPU, 2GHz, 8-core,– Adreno 506 GPU,– 3/4GB RAM, 32/64GB storage memory,– Micro USB port,– annoyingly high-volume ...

Moto X Play is getting upgraded to Android 7.1.1

The update itself is no surprise, since Motorola confirmed it a good few months ago, but no one knew when exacly will it be released. Well, now we know. The update is already out in Brazil, and will probably soon follow to other countries, if it has not already. Other than an OS upgrade, update also contains either August or September security patch. As always in the case of updates, keep your device charged and connected to a wi-fi. ...

Amazon offers Moto G4 for just $120

Looking for a budget phone? Look no further. Amazon is offering a low-entry Moto G4 for just 120 dollars – 60 dollars less than the phone’s normal price. Here is what this money will get you:– 5.5′ FHD display,– Snapdragon 617 CPU,– 2GB RAM, 16GB storage, microSD up to 256GB,– 13mpx main camera, f/2.0 aperture, autofocus, dual-LED flash,– 5mpx selfie shooter,– 3000mAh battery,– compability with CDMA and GSM,– black and white colour variants,– Android Marshmallow OS, upgradable to Nougat.But them while they are ...

US release of Moto X Pure Edition gets updated to Android 7.0

After almost a year of no updates, times have a-changed for Moto X Pure Edition in the US. Motorola has just released a patch that updates phone’s operating system to Android 7.0 Nougat. While not the newest OS on the block, Nougat 7.0 is still more than sufficient for a comfortable, improved phone utilization. Update also includes September security patch, so you will be relatively safer than before.USA is not the first country to receive a Moto X PE update, and will probably not be the last. We do not know which countries will get the update, though, nor when. Also, do not count on ...