Moto X Android 5.0 Update Arrives for More Users

Here's the bottom line of our Moto X 2014 review.

Earlier this week we confirmed the Moto X Android 5.0 Lollipop update was in the final rounds of the testing phase and being prepared for delivery to multiple owners of the new Moto X 2014 (2nd Gen) in the United States, and last night it officially started. One of the first smartphones to receive the […]

Moto X Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Coming Soon

A dual-LED ring flash sits around a 13MP camera.

One of the first smartphones to receive the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop update was the new Moto X 2014 model released earlier this year, and now we’re hearing it’s coming soon for more users. More specifically, those on Verizon Wireless. In 2013 the original Moto X was among the first smartphones updated to the latest […]

Android Lollipop on the Moto X 2014: First Impressions

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Android Lollipop is more than an Android update for many. There are those who see the upgrade as Android’s chance to blend the best of every operating system. The pending Android Lollipop Moto X 2014 update was one of the reasons I upgraded to a Moto X 2014 when my contract with T-Mobile finally ended […]

Moto X Android 5.0 Update Arrives Early for Some

Here's the bottom line of our Moto X 2014 review.

In 2013 the original Moto X was among the first smartphones updated to the latest Android 4.4 KitKat when Google released in back in November, and if the latest reports and leaks are accurate, the same situation could unfold for the new Moto X 2014 and the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. Last week Motorola shared […]

Moto X Android 5.0 Update Details Leak

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Back in October Google quickly took a moment to announce a trio of new devices, as well as the latest update to the Android ecosystem. That being Android 5.0 Lollipop. The first device to run Google’s new operating system is the Nexus 9 tablet, but many manufacturers have confirmed updates for its devices are coming […]

5 Best Android Phones [November, 2014]

LG G3 Review from iPhone User - 7

If you’re in the market for a brand new Android phone this month, you’re going to be faced with a very difficult decision because the marketplace is chock full of top notch options ahead of the holidays. In an effort to help those in need, we take a look at the devices we think are […]

5 Best Phones [November, 2014]

iPhone 6 Review - 4

If you’re in the market for a brand new phone this month, you’re going to be faced with a very difficult decision because the smartphone marketplace is chock full of top notch options ahead of the holidays. In an effort to help those that are in need, we take a look at the devices we […]

Nexus 6 vs Moto X 2014: Size Comparison

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The brand new Nexus 6 smartphone was announced last month and finally went up for pre-order last week, and potential buyers are still weighing their options and trying to decide if the large 5.96-inch screen is right for them. Here we’ll compare the Nexus 6 to its little but slightly older brother, the new Moto […]

New Moto X 2014 Deal Chops Price For Buyers

A dual-LED ring flash sits around a 13MP camera.

The brand new Moto X 2014 version was announced and released last month, and has since been a rather popular smartphone due to all the features and customization options. Leather or wood backs, 18 different colors and more, and now you can get it for $1 on Verizon Wireless, or free from other carriers. The […]

5 Best Phones [October, 2014]

Heres our iOS 8.1 review on the iPhone 6 Plus.

If you’re in the market for a brand new smartphone in the month of October, you’re going to be faced with a very difficult decision. The smartphone marketplace is full of big name devices ahead of the holidays. In an effort to help those in need, we take a look at the devices we think […]

5 Best Android Phones [October, 2014]

The Galaxy Note 4's back cover and pen garage

If you’re in the market for a brand new Android smartphone in the month of October, you’re going to be faced with a very difficult decision. The Android marketplace is full of big name devices ahead of the holidays. In an effort to help those in need, we take a look at the devices we […]

Motorola Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Details Emerge

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Earlier this month Google quickly took a moment to announce a trio of new devices, as well as the latest update to the Android ecosystem. That being Android 5.0 Lollipop. The first device to run Google’s new operating system will be the Nexus 9 tablet, but this week those with Motorola devices will be happy […]

How to Record Slow Motion Videos on the Moto X 2014

Choose from many color combinations.

As many have already concluded ever since Motorola announced it, the Moto X 2014 is an attempt by appeal to high-end smartphone buyers by giving them the features they already know and love. One of the features that have been catching on lately is slow-motion video. The Moto X 2014 has a pretty fast Snapdragon […]

How to Turn Off Twist to Camera on the Moto X 2014

The leather back feels great on top of a metal frame, but leather shows wear more than traditional smartphone backs.

The days of carrying around a smartphone with a mediocre camera that doesn’t offer flash are almost behind us. Smartphones like the Moto X 2014 are meant to be point-and-shoot camera replacements. As such, they feature everything that a person who is into taking photos and recording memories might need. The Moto X 2014 has […]

How to Auto Play Music on the Moto X 2014 With Moto Assist

The new 5.2-inch 1080P display looks very nice.

A lot of smartphones offer large screens and faster processors. Motorola’s Moto X 2014 offers those things, but with the device users are also getting an experience that’s tailored to their lives. Take Moto Assist for example. Motorola doesn’t add much software on top of the Google Android KitKat experience. One thing Motorola does do […]

Verizon Moto X 2014 Gets Big Price Cut

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The Verizon Moto X 2014 is getting its first huge price cut for what we can only assume is a limited time. Earlier today Motorola began offering the Verizon Moto X 2014 for $49.99 with a two-year contract. That’s half of what the Verizon Moto X 2014 debuted at. On other networks and Verizon regularly […]

Motorola Android 5.0 Lollipop Updates Confirmed

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Today was a big day for Android with Google announcing the all-new Moto Nexus 6, the HTC Nexus 9, and of course the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop update. And while that’s all great, owners are curious about the update for existing devices. Today Motorola shed light on the update for all its current smartphone owners. […]

5 Tips for Moto X 2014 Buyers

Here's the bottom line of our Moto X 2014 review.

It’s almost strange that just a month ago the Moto X 2014, Motorola’s latest flagship smartphone wasn’t something you could buy in a store or online through the Moto Maker website. We knew that a successor to the critically acclaimed Moto X was on the way, but didn’t know what options users would have to choose […]

How to Customize Active Display on Moto X 2014

Front ported speakers deliver better than average sound.

Motorola’s Moto X 2014 smartphone is an upgrade over its past devices and even other flagship Android smartphones in so many ways. For example, its 5.2-inch AMOLED display is beautiful. That being said, the Moto X has never been about cutting edge technology as much as its been about how to use that technology to make […]

How To Turn Off HDR on the Moto X 2014

A dual-LED ring flash sits around a 13MP camera.

The modern smartphone isn’t just a way to get your emails away from the office or watch television shows in places other than your living room. Smartphones like the Moto X 2014 are also intended as replacements for more complicated point-and-shoot cameras. HDR is one of the ways the latest smartphones achieve that goal. The Moto […]