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Moto G7 renders show waterdrop notch and huge bottom bezels

Back in August, we got our first look at the alleged Moto G7. It was one of the first devices to feature the "waterdrop" notch design. Last month, it was reported that the Moto G7 and Moto G7 Plus (but no "Play" model) will be launching in 2019. Today, the Moto G7 is getting closer to...

Motorola One Power will get an Android Pie beta next month

Android Pie has got off to a relatively slow start. It will take months for the Android Pie official update story to gain momentum, but in the meantime, a few phones have received Android 9 Pie updates (while unofficial Android Pie ports are available for many more devices). In the last few years, Motorola's reputation...

Motorola One Power launches in India with 6.2-inch notched display, the Snapdragon 636 SoC, and 5,000mAh battery

The Motorola Moto G lineup has always been popular in the lower mid-range price segment. This year, however, the Moto G6 series falls behind its competitors in terms of specifications and value. In the face of strong competition from the likes of Xiaomi, Asus, Honor, and Realme, Motorola has failed to stand apart in this...

Daydream VR gets See-Through Mode and support for any 2D Android Apps

Google's Daydream VR platform is not as popular as, say, Android, but it's a great alternative to the expensive PC rigs. The Lenovo Mirage Solo was launched earlier this year and it's one of the best standalone Daydream headsets you can buy. Today, Google has announced a few exciting new features for the device. See-Through Mode See-Through...

Moto Z2 Play and Moto X4 get LineageOS 15.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo

Android 9 Pie may be the latest Android version, but most Android phones aren't likely to receive an update to it anytime soon. The latest Android distribution statistics show that Android Oreo still has a long way to go before it becomes the most widely used Android version, while the Android Pie official update story...

Possible Motorola Moto G7 appears online with a waterdrop notch

Lenovo-owned Motorola launched the Moto G6 and the Moto E5 series in April. The Moto G6 series consists of the top-end Moto G6 Plus, the Moto G6, and the Moto G6 Play. The Moto E5 series consists of the Moto E5 Plus, the Moto E5, and the Moto E5 Play. Notably, the Moto G6 Plus...

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 and Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Plus Receive Official LineageOS 15.1 Builds

ASUS has had their ZenFone series of smartphones for a while now and they continue to grow it by adding on more descriptive names as the years go by. The company released the ZenFone Max Pro M1 only a few months ago and since then it has been able to garner a dedicated following thanks to its...

[Update: Maybe Not] Motorola may launch a Google Home Mini/Amazon Echo Dot competitor

The virtual assistant devices have become quite popular for those who want more out of their connected devices. These virtual assistants, such as Siri and Google Assistant, originated on iOS and Android respectively. But Amazon created an entire hardware market for these virtual assistant services with the Amazon Echo. The Echo was quite a successful device...

Motorola Moto Z Play & Moto G 2015 get unofficial Android Pie ports

It didn't take long for the development community to start porting Android 9 Pie to older devices. Android Pie's source code was uploaded on August 6 after the roll-out of official updates for the Google Pixel/Xl and the Google Pixel 2/XL. For Xiaomi devices, the development community ported Android Pie to older devices particularly quickly....

Moto Z2, Moto Z3, Moto X4, and Moto G6 series will get Android Pie updates

It's that time of the year where Android device makers announce the time frames for the roll-out of the newest Android version. Android 9 Pie was released on August 6 for the Google Pixel/XL and the Google Pixel 2/XL. The development community already has a head-start when it comes to porting AOSP Android Pie for...

Motorola Moto P30 launches in China with a 6.2-inch notched display and the Snapdragon 636 SoC

It's fair to say that Lenovo-owned Motorola has fallen behind its competitors this year in a few respects. The company launched the budget Moto E5 series and the lower mid-range Moto G6 series in April, but the phones don't compete particularly well against competitors from the likes of Xiaomi, Asus, Honor, etc. The Motorola Moto...

After the Motorola Moto Z3, no new Moto Z phones will launch this year

Lenovo and Motorola unveiled the new Verizon Moto Z3 and a 5G Moto Mod yesterday. Earlier this year, they released the Moto Z3 Play. Naturally, people are wondering when the next Moto Z will be announced. Many assumed the next model would be the Moto Z3 Force, but it looks like that won't be happening. At...