Tag Archive: Motorola

Lenovo and Motorola phones will come with Office, Skype, and OneDrive pre-installed

Motorola’s phones have stayed relatively free of any pre-loaded apps, but that’s changing now as part of a new patent cross-licensing deal between Lenovo and Microsoft. The move will see select Lenovo and Motorola phones offering the Office suite along with Skype and OneDrive out of the box.

Microsoft has inked similar deals with top Android manufacturers over the years, including Samsung, ASUS, LG, Sony, Xiaomi, and HTC. There’s no mention as to which specific models  [Read More…]

Motorola talks redesigning its phones, building Moto Mods and more

Motorola has been working on Moto Mods and Moto Z for more than two years, and the company now explains some of the processes that took place behind the scenes. Building a phone that had good battery life and was more durable and thinner than previous phones was quite a task for the company to conquer. Between developing a liquid cooling system and using aircraft grade stainless steel, Motorola was able to keep the phone super thin while not  [Read More…]

MrMobile gets all nostalgic with the Motorola RIZR Z8

With the two newest Droids officially hitting the market as this post goes to press, it’s been a big month for the company formerly known as Motorola. So let’s take a break from Moto Z mania for a quick look back at one of the company’s most interesting efforts: the original “Banana-phone.”

The Motorola RIZR Z8 was announced in February 2007, and it bore the design language of a company that still had plenty of swagger. The RAZR, PEBL,  [Read More…]

Motorola Moto Z Force Droid: Motorola’s best phone ever (Review)

Motorola is one of the oldest and most important companies in the history of the United States. Moto was founded in 1928 after the Galvin Brothers purchased the bankrupt Stewart Battery Company, its plant, and the plans for its battery eliminators for $ 750 at auction. Its first products were simple by today’s standards, they allowed radios

MrMobile is a fan of Motorola, and now he has a Moto Z!

It’s no secret that MrMobile has been a fan of Motorola phones for the past few years, enjoying what the Moto X series had to offer. So now that he has a Moto Z in his hands — a clear departure from the X line — how is he finding the differences? That’s what his latest video is all about, and you can see it right above.

When you’re done, be sure to subscribe to MrMobile on YouTube if  [Read More…]

These are the top Motorola phones you need to know

Motorola continues to make compelling phones in a few different categories

Whether you’re looking for a value-conscious choice that offers a great experience, a high-end device with the top bells and whistles, or an over-the-top carrier-specific model on Verizon, Motorola has you covered here. Even though it is now owned by Lenovo there isn’t any shortage of innovation — the Moto G line is still a great choice at a lower price, the Moto Z line  [Read More…]

Enter to win a Moto G4 Plus from Motorola Canada and Android Central!

Do you live in Canada? Want to win a Moto G4 Plus? You’re in the right place!

We’ve teamed up with the awesome folks at Motorola Canada to give away an awesome Moto G4 Plus to one lucky Canadian. As we’ve talked about already, the Moto G4 Plus is a great phone for its price, or any price, and is a big improvement over the company’s previous Moto G line. With a fingerprint sensor, a huge  [Read More…]

Motorola will give you a free smartwatch when you purchase the Moto X Pure Edition

Motorola is offering up a pretty sweet promotion which scores you a free Moto 360 Sport when you purchase the 64GB Moto X Pure Edition. That’s right, if you buy a 64GB Moto X Pure Edition, which costs $ 399, the company will give you a free Moto 360 Sport, its fitness-focused Android Wear watch.

The deal runs through June 28 so you have a few more days to figure out your customizations and place your  [Read More…]

Moto Z line doesn’t mean the end of Moto X, says Motorola

When the new Moto Z and Moto Z Force were revealed, there was some palpable concern that the line would be a replacement (or renaming) for the Moto X line — but that apparently isn’t the case. According to a statement from Motorola, the Moto X brand “is alive and well.”

Speaking to Android Police, Motorola states:

Moto X is alive and well. In fact, Moto X Force recently launched in multiple new markets around the world.  [Read More…]

Motorola takes the wraps off the new Moto Z and Moto Z Force

At an event in San Francisco today, Motorola and Lenovo took the wraps off the first flagship phone to be released under the Moto name since it was acquired by Lenovo. Motorola gave us the details of not one, but two phones it plans to soon release to the public. Specs Motorola Moto Z Force