Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Moto X: 5 Key Differences

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Motorola says that the Moto X 2 won’t be coming until the summer which means that the current Moto X will remain a top option for those in the hunt for a new smartphone. It also means that it will be competing against the Samsung Galaxy S5, the device that will arrive this April to […]

Moto X 2 Release Pegged for Summer

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Motorola has confirmed that its next-generation Moto X 2 flagship will be arriving later this summer. In response to a question on Twitter, Motorola Mobility, which is being transferred from Google to PC-maker Lenovo, teased that the Moto X successor is due to launch “late summer” without giving further details. READ: Moto X Review The original […]

Moto X Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update Resumes

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Like most manufacturers as of late, Motorola has been extremely busy trying to get the latest and greatest version of Android from Google to all its smartphones. And up next is a few more carrier Moto X variants. Earlier this month Motorola issued Android 4.4.2 KitKat to the Moto X in Canada, which was quickly […]

Moto X Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update Continues in the U.S.

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The Moto X was one of the first smartphones to receive Android 4.4 KitKat, but sadly the update to the latest Android 4.4.2 builds are taking longer than expected. After initially being the first manufacture to Android 4.4 KitKat, users have now sat and watched the HTC One, Galaxy S4, and Note 3 all receive […]

Verizon Moto X Drops to $0.01 Ahead of Galaxy S5 Reveal

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Motorola has been busy lately dropping discounts left and right for its flagship Moto X smartphone, and today we’ve learned of one more worth taking a look at. While the company has been busy offering $70 off for the past few weeks, we’ve now learned those looking to snag a Moto X on Verizon can […]

Moto G 4G LTE Release Likely Nearing

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Motorola could be preparing to release another version of the popular budget-friendly Moto G, one with 4G LTE support for T-Mobile and AT&T. The Moto G launched late last year as an extremely well rounded and affordable Android smartphone, being just $179 outright without a contract. It received excellent reviews, and we enjoyed it ourselves, […]

Moto X Deal Tempts Buyers With $70 Off, Customization Included

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Back in January Motorola tried to shake things up by offering a week-long $100 off deal for the Moto X. It saw plenty of interest, and at one point during a post Black Friday sale last year its site even crashed. If you’re still looking to snag the customizable Moto X smartphone this week may […]

HTC One Steals Customization Features from Moto X

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With the HTC M8 flagship smartphone coming soon, HTC is looking to get a few more sales out of last year’s popular smartphone by stealing some customization ideas from Motorola. Lately a big trend with manufacturers is to offer customization or at least a few different color options. Motorola is leading the pack with more […]

Motorola Android 4.4 KitKat Update Progress Report

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Motorola was one of the first manufacturers to push out the Android 4.4 KitKat update, however, there is still plenty of work left to do. With Motorola Android 4.4 KitKat updates emerging left and right, we want offer owners an updated look at the progress Motorola has made with Google’s latest and greatest Android update. […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Moto X: What We Know So Far

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We think the Moto X is one of the best smartphones on the market, even now, months after its release. And while it’s old, it will still be available once the big names of 2014 start to arrive. The first of those big names will likely be the Samsung Galaxy S5 and here, we take […]

Moto X Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update: What to Expect

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The Motorola and Google developed Moto X was the first non Nexus smartphone to receive Android 4.4 KitKat. However, after the initial update Google issued two small incremental updates with Android 4.4.1 and 4.4.2 KitKat that Motorola has yet to deliver. It’s been over two months since Motorola first delivered KitKat to Moto X users, […]

15 Hidden Moto X Features

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Motorola has been through a lot of changes lately, and more are coming now that the company was just sold by Google to Lenovo, but they still have an excellent smartphone in the Moto X. Launched back in August of 2013 the Moto X has been available for about five months. With prices dropping and […]

Moto G Heads to US Cellular for $99, No Contracts Required

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When Motorola first announced the Moto G as a well-rounded budget smartphone for $179 it received plenty of attention, but some carriers have decided to make a good deal even better, and US Cellular is one of them. The Moto G is a powerful and impressive smartphone for the price, and today we’ve learned US […]

Motorola Event Set For February 25th, Tablets Incoming?

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Last week Google shocked the mobile industry by selling off their recently acquired Motorola Mobility smartphone division to Lenovo for $2.91 Billion, but that won’t stop Motorola from releasing the Moto X2, and possibly some upcoming tablets. The annual Mobile World Congress Trade show is set to take place at the end of February in […]

Verizon Moto G Gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat Ahead of Moto X

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Nearly a month after the European Moto G started receiving the latest and greatest Android 4.4.2 KitKat software update, today we can officially confirm the Verizon handset is getting the same chocolate treat. When Motorola announced the extremely budget friendly $179 smartphone it came with a promise of timely updates, especially one from Jelly Bean […]

Moto X Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update Continues

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Back in November when Android 4.4 KitKat was announced and released by Google Motorola’s Moto X was among the first smartphones to receive the new update, but since then multiple updates have been released, but the Moto X is still on the original update. Since then, Google’s released Android 4.4.1 and now 4.4.2 KitKat with […]

T-Mobile Moto X Prepares for Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update

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It appears as if Motorola’s finally getting ready to unleash the latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to Moto X users in the US, possibly with T-Mobile and Verizon getting it first. Earlier this week Motorola confirmed Android 4.4.2 KitKat was ready, with users in Canada receiving it first, but now new signs are pointing to […]

Lenovo Inherits Nexus 6 Duties Along With Motorola Purchase?

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Lenovo is now rumored to be the manufacturer of the last Nexus smartphone after its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google. According to the lastest rumors, Lenovo may be tasked with producing the Nexus 6. Lenovo would be joining a list of Nexus producers, including HTC for the Nexus One, Samsung for the Nexus S […]

Lenovo To Purchase Motorola Mobility From Google

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Google and Lenovo are announcing today that Lenovo will acquire Motorola Mobility from Google for$2.91 billion dollars. Google originally paid $12.5 billion dollars to acquire Motorola Mobility in 2012, so the purchase price reflects the loss Google had been taking each quarter on the handset business. Google had previously sold Motorola’s set top box business […]