Tag Archive: Moto


The keyboard Moto Mod for the Moto Z is dead

Indiegogo backers can get refunds through September 30.

Back at CES 2018, we got a hands-on look at what could have been one of the most exciting Moto Mods of the year — the Livermorium slider keyboard. The purpose of this Moto Mod was to add a physical keyboard to any Moto Z smartphone, but as of September 13, the accessory is dead.

On the Indiegogo page for the Mod, Livermorium posted a final update announcing that  [Read More…]

Motorola Moto E5 Play review

For more than a couple of years now, Motorola’s E series of phones has delivered entry-level, straightforward phones for users who don’t demand a lot of their device. It makes sense that they do so well in developing and emerging markets; it’s all that you need with just a little extra left over.

As a no-frills line of handsets, the Moto E is solid, budget-friendly, and offers up an excellent first phone experience. The 2018 model, the E5 is more  [Read More…]

The Moto G6 Plus is dead on arrival in India

Motorola has launched the Moto G6 Plus in India, but it shouldn’t have bothered.

Even until the start of last year, Motorola was the brand to beat in the budget segment in India. Earlier models in the Moto G series offered decent performance coupled with a clean software experience and quick updates, but Motorola squandered its footing in the country with a series of ill-timed decisions. The most egregious of these included flooding the market with sub-par  [Read More…]

Protect your Moto G6 with this slim and colorful case for just $12

Want to spruce up your Moto G6 while also protecting it from regular wear and tear? Anccer’s got you covered.

Thanks to its glass back and slim profile, the Moto G6 is undoubtedly one of the better-looking budget phones you can buy right now. In fact, if you didn’t know any better, it’d be easy to confuse it for a phone that costs hundreds of dollars more.

However, as nice as the G6 looks, there are a  [Read More…]

This $8 Moto G6 case punches way above its price tag

For less than $ 8, it’s hard to go wrong with the Cimo Slim Grip.

When it comes to budget smartphones, the Moto G6 is one of the best options that’s available right now. It’s built well, has a more than capable processor, decent camera package, and a fantastic software experience. Add that together with a $ 249 price tag, and you end up with one heck of a bargain.

The glass back of the Moto G6  [Read More…]

The best heavy duty cases for the Moto G6

Keep your Moto G6 well-protected with one of these heavy duty cases!

The Moto G6 is a great option for anyone on a budget. Despite its budget pricing, the Moto G6 sure looks premium with Motorola opting for a glass back on this phone.

For that reason alone you might be more inclined to buy a heavy duty case to keep your phone safe from harm, but especially if your work requires you to use your phone  [Read More…]

This is the Moto AI — Motorola’s first smart speaker

The gadget is being developed exclusively for China.

Thanks to devices like the Google Home and Amazon Echo, smart speakers have exploded in popularity over the last couple years. We’ve seen companies like Apple, Sony, and Lenovo try their own hand at this market, and according to a report from AndroidPure, Motorola’s now gearing up to launch its first smart speaker.

Currently named the “Moto AI”, the speaker is being designed specifically with the Chinese market in  [Read More…]

In Brief: LG G7, Moto Z3, T-Mobile’s new uncarrier move, and much! (Episode 19)

This time on In Brief, Matt, Andrew, and Donovan talked about the LG G7 ThinQ, T-Mobile’s UnCarrier Next program, the Z3 and its 5G Moto Mod, and our thoughts of Android 9 Pie. Check it out!

What we talked about today LG G7 ThinQ Review – Is LG finally back? T-Mobile gets personal with customer support and teams up with Pandora Motorola Moto Z3 review Android Pie Review: The reason why I gave up my iPhone X Visit our  [Read More…]

Project Fi is offering $200 off the Pixel 2 XL and deals on Moto and LG phones

Google’s back to school sale isn’t the only way to get a deal on a Pixel 2 XL. Starting August 12 until the 31 Project Fi has some discounts for you as well. Starting with the Pixel 2 XL, LG G7 ThinQ, LG V35 ThinQ, and Moto G6 for some pretty steep discounts.

Pixel 2 XL

The Pixel 2 XL is still one of the best Android phones around and one of the few running the official release of Android  [Read More…]

Motorola Moto Z3 review

The Motorola Z3 is the first phone to officially offer support for Verizon’s forthcoming 5G network. Announced at an event in Chicago in early August, it’s exclusive to Verizon and is compatible with the growing roster of Motorola MotoMods. In fact, it’s a MotoMod that we get to thank for the 5G capabilities.

As the standard bearer in the Z line of Motorola phones, this is what you would expect from the handset maker at the flagship level.

While we’re  [Read More…]