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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.

Moto G Stylus 5G offers pen support and fast connectivity on a budget

Today, Motorola is introducing the Moto G Stylus 5G, and it's essentially a 5G version of the model that was introduced back at CES. There are a few key differences between the two, the most obvious being support for sub-6GHz 5G connectivity. To make that happen, the new Moto G Stylus 5G has a Snapdragon 480...

Motorola may be reviving its old “Defy” brand this year

Motorola may revive its old "Defy" brand this year with a new mid-range phone. According to recent leaks, the upcoming Motorola Defy device will feature an HD+ display, Qualcomm's Snapdragon 662 SoC, and 4GB of RAM. For the unaware, the original Motorola Defy debuted all the way back in 2010. It was among the first Android...

Leak: Motorola’s upcoming stylus-equipped phone will offer plenty of storage and 5G support

If you’re in the market for an Android phone with stylus support, your options are very limited. If money isn’t a constraint, you can pick up the latest Galaxy S21 Ultra with an S-Pen or a Galaxy Note 20 Ultra from the last year. On the other hand, if you’re looking for something more affordable,...

Android 11 Custom ROM List – Unofficially Update Your Android Phone!

As you may be well aware by now, the stable version of Android 11 has now been released to the masses. Google's Pixel series of phones and a handful of Xiaomi devices have joined the update train so far, while official beta builds are available for the OnePlus 8 lineup, the Samsung Galaxy S20 series,...

XDA forums for the iQOO 7, Moto G20, Galaxy M42, and more are open!

In April, we opened up XDA forums for more than 20 smartphones, including the new Sony Xperia lineup, Moto G series, Mi 11X series, Axon 30 Ultra, and more. Today, we’re opening forums for 11 new devices, including the iQOO 7 series, Moto G20, POCO M3, Redmi Note 10S, Galaxy M42 5G, Galaxy Tab A7...

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 778G 5G will power a new generation of mid-range 5G phones

Earlier in March, Qualcomm refreshed the Snapdragon 7 series lineup with the launch of the Snapdragon 780G. While the new chip has only found its way to a single commercial device (the Mi 11 Lite 5G), the San Diego-based chipmaker is adding one more 7 series chip to its portfolio. Meet the Snapdragon 778G: the...

Motorola is the next company that wants wireless over the air charging for its smartphones

Motorola could one day release a device that offers over-the-air wireless charging, allowing the product to draw power without a cable or charging pad. The new technology would provide users with medium-distance wireless charging using radio waves, so users can juice up while simply sitting near a charging hub. The new feature could be made possible...

LineageOS 18.1 adds support for the OnePlus 7T, Google Pixel 3 series, and more

The LineageOS team dropped LineageOS 18.1 based on Android 11 in March this year with official builds for nearly 60 devices available at launch. Since then, the team has added support for several other devices, including the OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7T Pro, Redmi Note 5 Pro, Moto X (2014), Mi A2, Galaxy Note 3,...

Motorola One 5G UW on Verizon gets Android 11 update

Motorola’s Moto One 5G UW on Verizon is now receiving the stable Andriod 11 update. The update comes hot on the heels of the Android 11 update going live for the Moto G 5G Plus last month, which is a global variant of the Motorola One 5G. Verizon has updated its support page for Motorola One...

Moto G20 with 90Hz display, 48-megapixel quad-camera goes official in Europe

Motorola has launched a new budget smartphone under its Moto G series in Europe. The new Moto G20 features a quad-camera setup at the back headed by a 48-megapixel sensor, while at the front there is a 6.5-inch 90Hz display with fairly large bezels. The handset also features a large 5,000mAh battery. Motorola Moto G20: Specifications Specification Moto...

Join the XDA Forums for Moto G60, Moto G40, Xiaomi Mi 11X series, and OPPO A74/A54

Last week we opened up forums for the Sony Xperia 1 III, Xperia 5 III, Axon 30 Ultra, and more. Today we’re welcoming six new smartphones to the XDA family. XDA forums have just been added for the Xiaomi Mi 11X, Mi 11X Pro, Moto G60, Moto G40 Fusion, OPPO A74 5G, and OPPO A54. Use...

Moto G20 leak reveals key specifications of Motorola’s upcoming budget phone

There’s been a flurry of budget and mid-range smartphone launches from Motorola in the past couple of months. In February, the company debuted budget-friendly Moto G30 and Moto G10. This was followed by the 5G-enabled Moto G50 a month later and two new midrangers, Moto G60 and Moto G40 Fusion, that launched in India just...