Motorola Devices Expected to Receive Android O 8.0 Update

As we are aware that the Lenovo, Motorola’s Parent Company, is always on a spree to roll out the latest software updates to its users, you can anxiously wait for the recently released Android version to hit your Motorola smartphones soon.

Google has already released the Android O Developer Preview 4 and official public release of the latest Android version 8.0, codenamed as “O”, might be around the corner. The developers are longing to see how this works on the smartphones, and there we have Motorola waiting to spread this update to its users pretty soon as well.

Let us have a look at what this new Android O update has in store for us.

Features of Android 8.0 O are:

  • Improvised icons as compared to Android Nougat.
  • Security feature enhancements.
  • Picture in picture mode has been included
  • Improved notifications
  • Better connectivity features
  • Better Webview facilities
  • Audio API for improved audio features
  • New keyboard update
  • Device boosts faster than Android Nougat

The following Motorola devices are expected to receive the upcoming Android 8.0 O very soon. Have a look:

  • Moto Z (2016) – XT1635-03
  • Moto Z Droid
  • Moto Z Play
  • Moto Z Play Droid
  • Moto Z Force Droid
  • Moto Z2 Play
  • Moto Z2
  • Moto Z2 Force
  • Moto G5 ( all models)
  • Moto G5 Plus ( XT1684, XT1683, XT1685, XT1686, XT1687)
  • Moto G5 Plus Droid Edition
  • Moto G4 Play (2016) – XT1609 (controversial)
  • Moto G4 (2016)- all models
  • Moto G4 Plus (2016) – all models

Below is the list of the Motorola smartphone models which are quite unfortunately not receiving the Android O 8.0 update:

  • Moto E3 Power
  • Moto E2
  • Moto G2 (2nd gen)
  • Moto G 2014 4G Edition
  • Moto G3
  • Moto G3 Turbo Edition
  • Moto M
  • Moto X
  • Moto X2
  • Moto X Play
  • Moto X-Force
  • Moto X-Style
  • Moto Droid Turbo
  • Moto Droid Turbo 2
  • Moto Droid Maxx
  • Moto Droid Maxx 2

Important: To all those users receiving this OTA update, please remember to have an unlimited internet connection while opting to update your software. Also, keep your phone battery completely charged up.

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