Deal: Unlocked Motorola Moto Z now costs $449.99, freebies included for a limited time
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Deal: Unlocked Motorola Moto Z now costs $449.99, freebies included for a limited time

Assuming you’re not waiting for one of the high-end smartphones bound to be released in the coming months, you can currently get a great deal on a pretty nice handset from last year: the Motorola Moto Z. B&H is offering the unlocked Moto Z 64 GB for $449 ($250 off the regular price), while also…

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Android 7.0 starts rolling out for the unlocked Motorola Moto Z Play

The latest word from Motorola had the unlocked Moto Z Play receiving the update to Android 7.0 in March. But it appears that the device has started receiving the update OTA right now according to some screenshots that we have seen. The size of the update is 1121.1MB, and includes the multi-window feature for multi-tasking,…

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Motorola goes for the funny bone with new social media ads

Two guys are talking to their shrink. Pointing to his partner’s groin, he complains that the little guy is constantly running out of juice. “Just show it to her”, he whispers. The one with the problem gets up and you think that you’ll be next hearing the sound of a zipper. Instead, he reaches into…

Motorola discontinues the second-generation Moto 360 and Moto 360 Sport?
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Motorola discontinues the second-generation Moto 360 and Moto 360 Sport?

Last month, Google removed the second generation Moto 360 smartwatch from its online store. At the time, there was speculation that Motorola was ready to shut down the whole smartwatch division. While that may or may not happen, we can tell you that it appears that the company has discontinued the second-generation Moto 360 and…

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Remember when Motorola’s Sanjay Jha mistakenly referred to a dual-core chipset as a 2GHz chip?

We remember` back in June 2010 when then Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha spoke about a 2GHz CPU powering an Android handset sometime in 2010. What Jha really was talking about was a dual-core chipset. And the very first handset carrying a chipset with multiple cores was the LG Optimus 2X. That phone was powered by…

A new Moto Mod has landed on IndieGoGo and it transforms the Moto Z into a true walkie-talkie
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A new Moto Mod has landed on IndieGoGo and it transforms the Moto Z into a true walkie-talkie

Motorola’s Moto Mod system, although not the truly modular smartphone that some are searching for, is still the best consumer implementation of the idea that we’ve seen yet. We’ve seen a fair amount of Moto Mods hit the market since the Moto Z’s release, and Motorola’s partnership with IndeiGoGo to get more people kicking out…

This is Verizon’s Moto G5 Plus
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This is Verizon’s Moto G5 Plus

Verizon Wireless is seemingly planning to release the Moto G5 Plus – a smartphone that should be officially announced at MWC 2017 later this week, on February 26. Evan Blass (aka @evleaks) today revealed renders showing Verizon’s version of the Moto G5 Plus, which unsurprisingly resembles the previously seen (international) variants of the handset. With…

Modularity struggles, but Moto Z remains a beacon of hope

Modularity struggles, but Moto Z remains a beacon of hope

Like most roller coasters, El Toro at Six Flags Great Adventure are fun. But others, like the emotional one I’ve been on from the rise and subsequent fall of modular smartphone design, are not. For a while, I truly thought that modular smartphones would eventually be the future of smartphones. The seed was planted from…

Differences Between Moto Z and Moto Z Force

Differences Between Moto Z and Moto Z Force

What’s the difference between the Moto Z and Moto Z Force? Not a whole lot. Both devices feature a metal and glass construction, 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display, Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor with 4GB RAM, fingerprint scanner and Android 6.0 Marshmallow. There are a couple of differences to note, though: While the Moto Z features…