Android 5.1 finally rolls out for Moto X(2013) in 14 more countries

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      In 2013, Motorola raise up the bar of their smartphone line-up introducing Moto X (2013). This phone had a dual core snapdragon chipset, but it performed like a flagship device due to its X8 computing mechanism! This was frankly the best smartphone of 2013 as it was running a near stock version of Android & was always updated to the latest version soon after the release. This trend had continued upto Kitkat 4.4.4, Moto X(2013) has had many major upgrades, but still there's not even a drop in performance.
      But after the release of Android lollipop, the updates were delayed for this handset. As Moto X (2014) being a big brother was given first preference. But essentially now the update is reaching out to the masses, just to make sure : Android 5.1 is rolling out to Moto X 2013(1st Gen) in following countries :
  • Australia
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Kuwait
  • Malaysia
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Belgium
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Spain
 Note : It was already rolling out to US and Brazil ( No contract devices)

Lollipop update for moto X 1st gen 2013
Image via Akarsh tiwari

Motorola's release notes : Moto X 2013

Lollipop update for moto X 1st gen 2013
Image via Akarsh tiwari

     David Schuster mentioned on Google plus yesterday that, they were looking at a potential issue on Moto X (1st Gen), that is why it was delayed a while ago. So go ahead pull out your Moto X (2013)'s and grab the update!
    He today added that, Moto G (1st Gen) will also be updated to 5.1. They are working on it, they have run into few complications, that's the reason delayed. He also said that he'll keep us updated.
Low-range devices :
Also details regarding Moto E (1st Gen) updates will be revealed next week.

Source : David Schuster

Also see :    Best feature of lollipop !

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