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Moto X4 Android One Edition starts receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update

Motorola has started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for its Moto X4 Android One Edition smartphone. The update is currently rolling out to the Moto X4 users having a build number OPW27.1.

The Lenovo-owned company had launched the Moto X4 Android One Edition in the US back in September. However, they did not launch the Android One edition in India, instead, the standard edition Moto X4 came to the Indian market. Sadly, the standard edition Moto X4 isn’t receiving Oreo update as of now.

Motorola, as promised during the launch, is rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to the Android One variant of the phone. The update is over 1GB and brings the latest Android December 2017 security patches. The update is rolling out as an OTA update and may be available for all users in the coming weeks.

Moto X4 Specifications

The Moto X4 standard edition was launched in India back in November features most of the similar specs to Android One edition. The only difference between the two variants is in the software department. While the Moto X4 in the US will now be running Android 8.0 Oreo, in India, the device is still running on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with September 2017 security patches.

Moto X4

Coming to the other specs, the Moto X4 is the first smartphone in India to launch with Snapdragon 630 processor. Further, it comes in two variants- one with 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage and the second variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Both of them have expandable storage support up to 2TB.

In the camera department, the Moto X4 sports a dual rear camera setup, consisting of a 12MP primary camera and an 8MP wide-angle camera with dual LED flash. There is a front camera of 16MP for selfies and video calling.

The phone also comes loaded with two virtual assistants- Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Additionally, it is the cheapest phone to feature an IP68 certification for water and dust resistance. The phone is powered by a 3,000mAh battery.

If we talk about pricing, the Moto X4 3GB/32GB version is priced at Rs. 20,999, while the 4GB/64GB Moto X4 is priced at Rs. 22,999. The Moto X4 is available on Flipkart in Super Black and Sterling Blue color options.


Satyendra Pal Singh

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