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Motorola posts guide to show which models will receive Android 5.0

Motorola posts guide to show which models will receive Android 5.0

posted: 28 Oct 2014, 01:31

Curious to know if your Motorola smartphone will be updated to Android 5.0? Motorola's website has an entire page that addresses this question. First, let's use some common sense to eliminate very old devices. If your...

Verizon posts changelist for Android 4.4.4 Motorola DROID MAXX, DROID Ultra and DROID Mini update

Verizon posts changelist for Android 4.4.4 Motorola DROID MAXX, DROID Ultra and DROID Mini update

posted: 14 Jul 2014, 20:36

Last week, we told you that a soak test was going on, to test Android 4.4.4 for the Motorola DROID MAXX, Motorola DROID Ultra and the Motorola DROID Mini. At the time, a changelist...

Motorola pushing out Android 4.4.4 on a variety of devices globally

Motorola pushing out Android 4.4.4 on a variety of devices globally

posted: 11 Jul 2014, 13:31

Motorola has posted a current look at the updates that are currently being pushed out to Motorola handsets in various regions. Because many of these devices have skipped Android 4.4.3 to go to Android 4.4.4, the update...

Android 4.4.4 soak test rolls out for Motorola DROID MAXX, DROID Ultra and DROID Mini

Android 4.4.4 soak test rolls out for Motorola DROID MAXX, DROID Ultra and DROID Mini

posted: 09 Jul 2014, 23:32

Tonight, we have some good news for Motorola DROID fans. Motorola is skipping Android 4.4.3 and going straight to Android 4.4.4 for its 2013 released trio of Motorola DROID handsets (remember when...

Motorola Assist gets update

Motorola Assist gets update

posted: 05 Jun 2014, 16:12

Motorola Assist is an app for certain Motorola handsets, that acts as a do not disturb feature while you are sleeping. You can set the hours during which the phone will not take a phone call. You can also keep the handset quirt during those hours. If you're in a meeting...

2013 Motorola DROID handsets to jump ahead to Android 4.4.3, skip Android 4.4.2

2013 Motorola DROID handsets to jump ahead to Android 4.4.3, skip Android 4.4.2

posted: 04 Jun 2014, 15:54

Motorola senior director of software product management David Schuster, said on Wednesday that Motorola will soon start rolling out Android 4.4.3 to the 2013 DROID handsets. That means that the Motorola...

Android 4.4.2 soak test begins on the Motorola DROID Ultra, DROID MAXX and DROID Mini

Android 4.4.2 soak test begins on the Motorola DROID Ultra, DROID MAXX and DROID Mini

posted: 10 May 2014, 01:31

The other day, we told you that certain owners of the Motorola DROID Ultra and Motorola DROID MAXX were being invited to take part in a soak test for Android 4.4.2. To be invited to take place in...

Android 4.4.2 coming soon to Motorola DROID Ultra and Motorola DROID MAXX?

Android 4.4.2 coming soon to Motorola DROID Ultra and Motorola DROID MAXX?

posted: 05 May 2014, 23:35

With the Motorola Moto X updated to Android 4.4.2, it is time for the Motorola DROID Ultra and Motorola DROID MAXX to also get updated to that same Android build. The two received Android 4.4 back in December....

Motorola makes it easier to switch from the Apple iPhone to a new Motorola model

Motorola makes it easier to switch from the Apple iPhone to a new Motorola model

posted: 21 Jan 2014, 20:17

The Motorola Migrate app is now available from the Google Play Store, making it a snap for Apple iPhone users to switch to a newer Motorola made smartphone powered by Android. The app allows for the transfer...

Motorola makes another attempt to rollout Android 4.4 for the DROID MAXX, ULTRA, and Mini

Motorola makes another attempt to rollout Android 4.4 for the DROID MAXX, ULTRA, and Mini

posted: 15 Jan 2014, 09:21

Motorola's first attempt at pushing out the Android 4.4 KitKat update for its new line of Verizon DROIDs came about one month ago. The rollout began on December 19th; and over the next week,...

Verizon's End of Year Savings promo includes the Moto X, three Droids, HTC One and Samsung tablets

Verizon's End of Year Savings promo includes the Moto X, three Droids, HTC One and Samsung tablets

posted: 29 Dec 2013, 11:30

You can now buy the Moto X or HTC One from Verizon for $49.99 on contract. The promotion ends on the last day of 2013...

Verizon Droid Ultra, Maxx and Mini getting Android 4.4 KitKat as of now

Verizon Droid Ultra, Maxx and Mini getting Android 4.4 KitKat as of now

posted: 19 Dec 2013, 10:05

The official update is being rolled out in phases, bringing a list of important improvements, including new full-screen mode and enhanced security...

Motorola's latest DROIDs are getting a soak test; is KitKat coming?

Motorola's latest DROIDs are getting a soak test; is KitKat coming?

posted: 15 Dec 2013, 22:38

Motorola tests upcoming software updates by doing a soak test. By installing the software in a small number of units (by invitation only), Motorola limits the number of handsets that could potentially get bricked. And...

White Motorola Droid Ultra and Droid Mini now available with Verizon Wireless

White Motorola Droid Ultra and Droid Mini now available with Verizon Wireless

posted: 29 Nov 2013, 09:21

After being rumored for some time, white versions of both the Motorola Droid Ultra and Motorola Droid Mini have finally popped up at Big Red. This increases the color options from which buyers can choose...

Verizon Motorola DROID Ultra also coming in snowy white

Verizon Motorola DROID Ultra also coming in snowy white

posted: 26 Nov 2013, 08:09

Earlier today, we brought you news of a holiday-themed Motorola DROID mini, and it would appear that Moto and Verizon have teamed up to spread some joy...

Motorola adds six more phones to its

Motorola adds six more phones to its "upgrade to KitKat" list

posted: 19 Nov 2013, 16:48

On the verge of an update for the Verizon branded Motorola Moto X that will take the device to Android 4.4, the wholly owned Google subsidiary has updated its software support page and has added six devices to the list of those...

Black Friday for Big Red: Verizon ad for 'shopping holiday' leaks

Black Friday for Big Red: Verizon ad for 'shopping holiday' leaks

posted: 19 Nov 2013, 05:15

Take the nation's largest carrier, add in the biggest shopping day of the year, and you have a number of great smartphone and tablet deals. A leaked copy of Verizon's online Black Friday circular reveals a number of bargains...

Sam's Club to offer Black Friday deals on popular smartphone models

Sam's Club to offer Black Friday deals on popular smartphone models

posted: 10 Nov 2013, 21:23

A loyal PhoneArena reader has just sent us information about the Black Friday sale that will be taking place at Sam's Club; according to our tipster, the Samsung Galaxy S4 for all carriers, the Apple iPhone 5c in all...

Camera update pushing out now to Motorola DROID owners

Camera update pushing out now to Motorola DROID owners

posted: 08 Nov 2013, 02:47

As we told you, Motorola had conducted a soak test the other day for the Motorola DROID Ultra, Motorola DROID Maxx and the Motorola DROID Mini. Punit Soni, VP of Product Management at Motorola Mobility posted on his G+ page that the...

Verizon coming to Moto Maker on November 11th, and setting up multiple device releases

Verizon coming to Moto Maker on November 11th, and setting up multiple device releases

posted: 07 Nov 2013, 18:18

We've been getting more and more info on the expansion of Motorola's Moto Maker customization software to other carriers beyond AT&T. Word has always put the end of AT&T's exclusivity in this month,...

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