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Possible Moto X+1 prototype spotted in testing

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There has been plenty of talk of Motorola releasing a new flagship phone this year, to take the baton from their current Moto X, and the popular name for this yet-to-be announced device is Moto X+1.  Now, pocketdroid.com has reported that a new prototype phone dubbed “XT912A” (the same prototype number given to the current Moto X back in its pre-release days) has shown up  [Read More…]

Drive Mode planned for Moto G

If you’re rocking a Moto G but are sorely missing the Drive Mode enjoyed by its big brother, Moto X, an update is in the works. Motorola’s Punit Soni, in a live hangout this afternoon, said it’s in the works.

Republic Wireless’ Moto X getting KitKat today

A quick heads up for you folks running the Moto X on Republic Wireless — it looks like your Android 4.4.2 update is available as of today. Folks on Republics’ forums are noting the update, which includes a new dialer and updated Google Hangouts (to say nothing of the latest update to Hangouts, we suppose). Head into your system settings and take a look.

Source: Republic Wireless; Thanks, Winston!

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30 Moto X-inspired wallpapers for your Android

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Looking to change up your Android home screen? It doesn’t get much easier than swapping out the wallpaper; it’s one of the quickest ways to breath new life into the mobile experience.

What you’ll find here is a collection of 30 images inspired by the Motorola blog and the Moto X. They’re not official wallpapers but  [Read More…]

Nokia X vs Moto G

Nokia has stiff competition in the budget Android space for its first entrant, so how does the Nokia X stack up against the current king, the Moto G?

In late 2013 Motorola knocked our socks off with the Moto G. What it delivered was a top of the line Android experience for not a lot of money. It changed the budget space for the better and set a new benchmark for how a cheap Android phone  [Read More…]

Motorola Moto G Getting a Little Brother?

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Amongst all the speculation surrounding the allegedly upcoming Motorola flagship (currently coined “X+1″ by the media), another new Moto phone is purportedly in the works.  Though this model is on the other end of the model spectrum, and is expected to reside just under the existing Moto G in terms of specs and affordability.

Currently dubbed “Moto-E” by the Italian site androidworld.it, this new  [Read More…]

Moto E specs allegedly leak, thinner body and low-price inbound

The Moto G is as of now Motorola’s lowest-priced smartphone offering, but the highly-popular G might soon be looking down at an even cheaper phone: the Moto E. Since its launch in November last year, the Moto G has gone on to be Motorola’s best-selling smartphone in history, thanks in no small part to its incredibly affordable price point and decent performance at that price. According to Xataka México (translated), the Moto E will feature similar  [Read More…]

Republic Wireless calls on $149 Moto G

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Republic Wireless yesterday added the Moto G smartphone to its portfolio of smartphones. Essentially doubling its roster of devices, the Motorola smartphone joins the Moto X as being offered without contract. The 8GB Moto G is priced at only $ 149.99 and can be paired with Republic Wireless’s plans that range from $ 5-$ 40 per month and employ a mix of cell tower and  [Read More…]

Moto X successor tipped with 25 backplate options, including leather choices

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The recently leaked Moto X+1 is expected to be sold with more than two dozen backplate options, according to evleaks. Reportedly, the Moto X successor will have 25 different colors and designs spread across warm, neutral, cool, wood, and leather categories. Today’s model comes with 31 options though none of them are “leather”.

Wood (Teak, Bamboo, Rosewood, Ebony) Leather (Black, Red, Grey, Blue) Warm (Red, Orange,  [Read More…]

‘Moto X+1’ back panel options rumored, including wood and leather

The Moto X’s customizability through the Moto Maker site is an important differentiator for Motorola, and if the latest rumor from Twitter leaker @evleaks is to be believed, the apparent successor to that phone, dubbed “Moto X+1” could take things a step further with new backplates, including leather and wood options.

The 25 back panel varieties listed in today’s leak include —

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