Launched in 2015, Motorola Moto X and Moto X Style today receive promising news regarding the latest version of the Android operating system. Nougat will reach, with a high degree of certainty, Moto X Style (Moto X Pure Edition in the North American market). Here's why and all the news!
I confess I almost lost my mind with this Motorola Moto X Style. I was just about to buy this smartphone simply because I could customize it with materials, colors and shades to my liking. As part of my setup, the Motorola Moto X Style was almost becoming my daily equipment. Had I been able to order it in UK and I would not have escaped.
Famous for the interface (UI) very close to pure Android (stock), Motorola's always got my attention. Now under Lenovo control the brand has a new direction and a serious focus on Moto Mods. However, it will not fail to update its tops, even some with 2 or more years of existence.
Android Nougat on Motorola Moto X
Today, some users of the Motorola Moto X Style, a device launched in 2015, have received notification through the Motorola Feedback Network that a "soak test", an Android Nougat 7.0 immersion test.
Before receiving the official update for Android 7.0, or even Android 7.1 Nougat, Motorola Moto X Style will try this new firmware to detect bugs, suggest improvements and see if everything goes smoothly, without slowdowns or crashes (lag). These tests are performed to make sure the brand is certain of the stability of the new builds firmware (system software). For this reason, only a small percentage of users will have access to this initial release.
Last December we had detected a Moto X Style running Android 7.1.1 thanks to a report from GFXBench. This testing application and benchmarks It left us hoping that even these two-year-old Motorola would receive the latest Android Nougat news.
If you would like to try out Nougat news on your Motorola Moto X, I advise you to register on the Motorola Feedback Network, links at the end of the article. Motorola's were once extremely popular with us, and now their mid-range (and high) realm has been nullified by the ubiquitous Samsung and even the Chinese Huawei.
As soon as you receive notification that the firmware is available make sure you are connected to a Wi-Fi network before downloading the package. Also make sure your battery is fully charged before you venture into the upgrade.
What's New for Motorola
This update will add multi-window mode or Multi-window which will allow you to run two applications at the same time on your smartphone. That is, you will have two apps open side by side. You can reply to emails and watch a video on YouTube at the same time.
You'll get an enhanced version of Twelve mode, the software Google's battery saver. We know that the battery of our smartphones never lasts as long as we would like and, from what I've tested on many Android's, Twelve can save some energy and increase the range.
You will still have new emoji for your Motorola thanks to Unicode 9.0. In time more features will be added as soon as the version proves to be stable and well accepted by users.
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Moto X Pure Edition (US version of Moto X Style) is already testing Nougat and this program will be open to anyone who wants to try and contribute to the refinement of a new version of Moto X Style. firmware. It's good to see the brand take care of its Moto's, and while it's not yet guaranteed that they will all receive the Nougat, just being tested is already a great omen and clear indication of Motorola's intentions.
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