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Motorola is an American electronics company. Motorola was one of the first manufacturers to adopt Android, releasing its first device in 2009. The Motorola DROID was Verizon’s first Android phone. Motorola was acquired by Google in 2011, then sold to Lenovo in 2014. Visit the Motorola forums.

Motorola launches its first flagship Moto G phone: the Moto G100

Motorola is expanding its popular Moto G lineup today with the launch of the Moto G100. The company had sent out invitations earlier this month and has today made the device official. As predicted, the smartphone is a rebranded version of the Motorola Edge S which launched in China earlier this year. The Moto G...

Motorola Moto G50 pops up at TENAA as launch nears

Motorola is seemingly gearing up to launch the Moto G50, which recently popped up at a Spanish online retailer. Now, the device has made an appearance at TENAA, highlighting once again that a launch is imminent. We previously confirmed that the Moto G50 (model number XT2137), code-named "Ibiza", will be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 480, the...

Latest Moto 360 now receiving major Wear OS H-MR2 update

Motorola gave up on designing smartwatches years ago, but the Moto 360 product line lives on. eBuyNow released a new Moto 360-branded watch in January of 2020, which used Google's Wear OS operating system with few changes. There's now some good news for anyone with a newer Moto 360 watch — it's finally getting the...

The Moto G60 is coming soon: Here’s what we know about Motorola’s upcoming mid-range phone

Motorola is back to its old tricks again, with a renewed focus on mid-range and budget smartphones. While they've also been working on a few interesting flagships like the Moto G100, they're mainly focused on making affordable budget and mid-range phones like the Moto G10, Moto G30, and the upcoming Moto G50. Now, XDA's Mishaal...

Motorola starts rolling out the Android 11 stable update for the Motorola Edge

While the global variant of the Motorola Edge S is just around the corner, the company has not forgotten the original Motorola Edge lineup when it comes to software updates. Just a few days ago, the Motorola Edge+ on Verizon has picked up its Android 11 update. Now, as it appears, the Motorola Edge is...

Motorola adds a DeX-like desktop mode to the Edge+

Back in December, Motorola teased a DeX-like desktop mode for select devices updated to Android 11. With the Motorola Edge+ recently receiving the update on Verizon, the new mode is finally here. Motorola is calling the feature “Ready For,” and will allow you to hook up the Edge+ to a display for a desktop-like experience. “Get a...

Motorola Edge+ on Verizon is finally getting its Android 11 update

Android 11 first launched in September of 2020, and since then, we’ve seen the software roll out to a plethora of devices. Six months after its initial release and Motorola Edge+ owners on Verizon are finally getting the update. According to Verizon (via Droid-Life), the update is rolling out now to owners of the Motorola Edge+....

Motorola is launching its affordable flagship, the Moto G100, later this month

Motorola made a return to the flagship territory last year with the Motorola Edge+ and Motorola Edge. Nine months later, the company introduced a new member in the lineup with the launch of the Motorola Edge S. The Motorola Edge S is an affordable flagship that’s currently exclusive to the Chinese market. But that is...

Motorola’s Moto G8 and G8 Power are getting their Android 11 stable updates

In December, Motorola shared a list of devices scheduled to receive the Android 11 update in 2021. So far, the company has only rolled out a stable Android 11 update to the Moto G Pro, with other devices still waiting for their turn. But it looks like the wait has finally come to an end...

Google leaks the names of a bunch of new phones, including the ASUS ZenFone 8 Flip

Leaks are common ahead of product releases, whether they’re popping up in a forum or on social media. Someone somewhere gets information and spoils the surprise. This time, it’s Google that has leaked the information related to several unannounced devices. On a list of devices that support ARCore, Google's augmented reality SDK served to devices through...

Motorola’s Moto G50 is coming soon as a cheap 5G phone with a 90Hz display

Motorola launched the Moto G9 series in 2020 with a range of different phones at different price points. For the tenth generation, however, the company has changed its naming scheme. Instead of badging all the phones under the Moto G10 series, it is sticking with a more unifying "Moto G" moniker. Meanwhile, Motorola also launched...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro, Redmi K40 Pro, Motorola Edge S, and OnePlus Nord Android 11 kernel sources are now available

The GNU General Public License version 2 (GPLv2) mandates every Android device manufacturer to publicly release the part of Linux kernel code that they have shipped on their devices. An ideal kernel source release should be accompanied by appropriate commit history, and all the dependencies are expected to be properly documented. While we don’t expect...