Finally, it’s time for Moto M users to say goodbye to Marshmallow and say hello to Android Nougat OS version. Motorola Moto M smartphone was launched in November 2016 and even alleged successor of the phone was also spotted on Geekbench. The Lenovo-owned company is soon going to kick off the new update with build number XT1663_S356_170621_ROW. The update does not bring any specific features but sports bug fixes and improves the performance. It weighs 1499MB, therefore, enough space should be there in the device. Android OS version brings in ‘Double Tap’ on the Recent button, users can switch between two most recent apps easily. Apart from these, the update also brings Duo video calling app without having any other changelog.
The new features like multi-window support, data saver, smart notifications, split-screen, more customizable quick settings, improved Google keyboard and more will be accompanied.Now as the update is coming via OTA in batches, it is expected to take some time before reaching all of the users. As the file size is large, users are advised to use Wifi connection for updating, with the phone at least 50% charged.
Specifications of Moto M:
It is a 5.5-inch IPS display with 2.5D curved glass and full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution. For the software part, it is powered by 2.2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P15 processor and comes with 3GB of RAM with 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. Motorola Moto M packs a 16-megapixel primary camera on the rear and an 8-megapixel front shooter. The smartphone is powered by a 3050mAh non-removable battery. It measures 151.35 x 75.35 x 7.85 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 163.00 grams.
A notification will be received for the update. If not, you can dive into Settings ->About Phone -> Software Update.