MOTOROLA MOTO G6 PLAY Posts on XDA

Moto G6 Play update adds one-button nav, Digital Wellbeing, and June 2019 patches

The Moto G6 Play received Android Pie in the US last month. That update brought all the Pie goodies as well as the May 2019 security patches. This month, the phone is getting another update with newer security patches, Digital Wellbeing, and Motorola's gesture system.The Android Pie update for the Moto G6 Play lacked some...

[Update: US Unlocked] Moto G6 and G6 Play are getting the Android Pie update, starting in Brazil

After the stable update for the Moto G6 Plus rolled out last month, it's now time for the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play to get a taste of pie. Soak tests for the aforementioned update have been ongoing in Brazil for nearly a month now, but the update has been deemed stable enough to...

[Update: Moto G6] Kernel sources for the Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro, Moto G6 Play and Moto Z3 Play Android Pie updates are available

OEMs have been rolling out Android Pie updates for their devices, and the pace has naturally picked up over the last few months. With the release of a new Android version, OEMs also have to release kernel sources for the corresponding update, delivering updated files to users interested in taking a look. Now, kernel sources...

[Update: Moto G6 Play Too] Motorola Moto G6 is reportedly getting an Android Pie soak test

While the Motorola Moto G7 series is just around the corner, Motorola has not forgotten the Moto G6 when it comes to updates (which is surprising because Lenovo hasn't been the best when it comes to updating older phones). As it appears, the Motorola Moto G6 is getting an Android Pie soak test. A user on the...

How A/B Partitions and Seamless Updates Affect Custom Development on XDA

When Android Nougat released, it had us talking about all kinds of new features. We got a newly updated user interface for starters along with long-awaited multiwindow capabilities and Vulkan Graphics API support. But one under-the-hood addition flew over the heads of most users. Android Nougat introduced "Seamless Updates" on devices that support A/B partitions....

Motorola’s Moto G6 and Moto E5 series will have really poor software support

Motorola announced the new Moto G and Moto E series lineup on Thursday, and we have posted our first impressions of the new devices. The Moto G6 Plus is the flagship Moto G series device, and it will launch in various international markets, but not the US. In the US, the Moto G6 and the Moto...

Motorola Moto G6, Moto G6 Play, Moto E5 Plus, and Moto E5 Play announced: Here are the Specifications, Pricing, and Availability

Last month, Motorola confirmed that new Moto phones would be launched in April with a change in leadership. At an event in Brazil on Thursday, it officially announced the Moto G6, Moto G6 Play, Moto E5 Plus, and Moto E5 Play. The Moto G6 is the successor to the Moto G5S. The Moto E5 Plus and...

Motorola Moto G6, Moto G6 Play, Moto E5 Play, and Moto E5 Plus First Impressions

Motorola, the Chicago-based subsidiary of Lenovo, stumbled upon a winning strategy with the Moto E and Moto G series. The mid-to-low-tier smartphones remain incredibly popular in developing markets such as India, where the company has shipped more than six million units to date. But they're also a top seller in the U.S., where they're subsidized...

Motorola Moto X5, Moto Z3/Z3 Play, and Moto G6/G6 Plus/G6 Play Leaked in New Renders

When it rains, it pours. We're used to seeing the Motorola release a number of smartphones across different series throughout the year -- we've already written about press renders of the upcoming Moto E5. But this week, a good chunk of Motorola's 2018 smartphone portfolio leaked in earnest -- specifically the Motorola Moto X5, Moto Z3, Moto Z3 Play,...