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Motorola delivers Android 6.0 Marshmallow to the Moto X Style and Moto X (2nd Gen)

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Motorola delivers Android 6.0 Marshmallow to the Moto X Style and Moto X (2nd Gen)

Moto X Style and Moto X 2d Gen house owners will have to feel free to listen this one: Android 6.0 Marshmallow is headed out to your units! Motorola introduced the main points these days, because of this it shan’t be lengthy prior to it hits your handset.

This preliminary push is most effective going out to a few markets to get started. The Moto X Style in Brazil and India will obtain the update to get started. Brazil could also be getting a Moto X 2d Gen rollout. We believe extra markets can be introduced in the very close to long run.

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The changelog doesn’t point out many stuff distinctive to Motorola, in fact, as their firmware is in large part inventory Android keep for a couple of introduced apps. As such, most commonly the whole thing that you simply noticed in our function blowouts for Android 6.0 Marshmallow are proper entrance and middle right here.

In case you wish to have a reminder:

  • Doze mode: Doze mode is a brand new sensible function that is helping to maintain your telephone’s battery lifestyles: it acknowledges while your tool is idle and mechanically is going right into a deep sleep state. How does it paintings? When your telephone is desk bound, now not charging and now not in use for an extended time period, Doze mode shuts down needless history methods to optimize energy.
  • App Standby: App Standby reduces the battery drain of your telephone through striking your seldom-used apps into a discounted task state.
  • App permissions: In Android Marshmallow you could have much more keep an eye on over what you percentage together with your apps. With the new permissions type, apps designed for Marshmallow most effective ask for permissions at the time it’s wanted to use a function, as an alternative of unexpectedly while you set up the app.
  • App hyperlinks: Android Marshmallow shall we you make a decision what the proper motion is for each and every of your apps while you faucet a internet hyperlink.
  • Expandable Storage: Android Marshmallow allows your SD card to absolutely prolong tool inside garage quite than simply getting used for media information.
  • Do now not disturb: You can now simply configure interruptions via tapping the Do now not disturb button in the fast settings panel.
  • Volume controls: Android Marshmallow supplies a extra blank and intuitive method to keep an eye on the ringtone, media and alarm quantity.
  • Now on Tap: Now on Tap* supplies Google Now contextual effects proper in the app you're the use of. Just faucet and hang down the house button and Now on Tap will lend a hand you with related knowledge in response to no matter what you're doing on your telephone at that second.
  • Direct Share: Direct Share* is a brand new function in Android Marshmallow that permits sharing one thing right away to a touch or dialog inside of an app.

And listed here are the Motorola-particular adjustments we’re anticipating:

  • Moto Assist: In Marshmallow, Android presented new options which enabled us to combine Assist into different puts. (Moto Assist will now not be its personal app, however all of its options at the moment are present in “Sleeping and Meeting” and “Driving and Places.”)
  • Motorola Migrate: From time to time, we'd like to retire sure Motorola products and services in order that we will be able to bring in a brand new wave of generation and services for our customers, in consequence Motorola Migrate will now not be presented on units operating Android Marshmallow.
  • Attentive Display: In Android Marshmallow we have now built-in Attentive Display into Moto Actions.

Some units have already gotten an OTA notification, however for those who haven’t then you'll be able to test by way of heading to Settings > About Phone > System Updates to test. Let us realize when you’re in a position to pull it down!

[by the use of Motorola]


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