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Motorola Moto Z2 Force is Now Official: Quad HD Display, Snapdragon 835, 2,730 mAh Battery

We've been talking about the Moto Z2 Force from Motorola since April of this year when rumored renders created from CAD dimensions were leaked to the public. At that time, renders claimed that the device would come with a 3.5mm headphone port but then later leaks of renders had showed this wasn't to be the...

Slimmer Moto Z2 Force Rumored to Reduce Battery Capacity by 22%

Just a few months ago we heard some of the first details about Motorola's upcoming Moto Z2 Force. This came in the form of a leaked render which gave us an idea as to what the device could look like. A month later another render was leaked that reaffirmed the previous rumor and just last week...

The Moto Z Receives App Shortcuts, Round Icons, and More with 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Next Tuesday on July 25, Lenovo-owned Motorola will be taking the stage in New York City to announce a brand new smartphone. The rumor mill suggests that the main focus of this event will be the upcoming Moto Z2 Force, but even with a new flagship on the way, that doesn't mean Motorola has forgotten...

The Moto E4 Will Be Available on MetroPCS on July 31 for Just $49

The Moto E4 is the lowest-end Motorola phone currently available in the United States, and MetroPCS is the latest carrier to get its hands on the device. MetroPCS will start selling the Moto E4 on July 31, and although the phone's normal retail price is set at $129, customers on MetroPCS will be able to buy...

Opinion: Motorola Would Benefit from a Cleaner Release Strategy, Wider Availability

Motorola has been through somewhat of a rollercoaster over the past few years. Google purchased Motorola on May 22, 2012, and then quickly sold it off piecemeal, with the phone division going to Lenovo on January 29, 2014 for the lump sum of $2.91 billion. As one might expect from being owned by a California-based...

Motorola’s July Launch Event Invite Features its Shatterproof Displays (Moto Z2 Force)

Exactly one week ago, Motorola started to send out an image to some publications for a launch event that would be taking place on July 25th. At the time, all we knew was that it would be taking place in New York City, the company is using the #hellomotoworld hashtag for it, and that we'd likely...

Moto E4 Plus With 5,000 mAh Battery and Android 7.1.1 Launched in India for ₹9,999 ($155)

Originally announced back in last month, today, Motorola launched the second device in its Moto E lineup in India in the form of the Moto E4 Plus. The Moto E4 Plus is a higher-specced version of the Moto E4 which was launched in the country just last month with a price tag of RS. 8,999. Speaking...

First Signs of Root Access on the Amazon Moto G4 Play

Since Amazon started selling select Android smartphones at a discount price in exchange for ads, developers have been trying to figure out way to unlock the full potential of these devices. A thread in our Moto G4 Play forums was started by XDA Junior Member A.Fitz in hopes to get the ball running on unlocking the bootloader....

Android 7.0 Nougat is Now Rolling Out For The Moto X Style in Brazil

If you're still holding onto a Moto X Style (aka Moto X Pure Edition), we have some good news to share: the long-awaited Android Nougat update is now finally rolling out for the device. At the time being, the update appears to be rolling out only in Brazil, however, you can expect the rollout to expand...

You Can Buy the Moto E4 from Amazon, Ting, and Republic Wireless for as Little as $99

There's no doubt that high-end smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S8, LG G6, and HTC U11 are great to use, but for a lot of people, shelling out over $600+ is out of the question when it comes to these premium gadgets. The mid-range smartphone market has blossomed as flagships have steadily risen in price...

Verizon’s Moto Z2 Play Offers Android 7.1.1 and Snapdragon 626 for $408

Back on June 2nd, Lenovo-owned Motorola officially announced the Moto Z2 Play as the direct successor to the 2016 sleeper hit that was the Moto Z Play. Now, the Z2 Play is available for purchase through Verizon Wireless, and it's packing a pretty decent punch at a relatively low cost. On the very front of the...

Modded Moto Z2 Play Launcher Gets Ported to the Moto Z Play

Nova Launcher recently added support for the Google Now panel and now Moto Z Play users are getting some love as well. XDA Senior Member  Junior Passos recently made the Moto Z2 Play launcher available to the community so XDA Senior Member TigerCourage took that work and added onto it a bit. This brings the Moto Z2 Play...