After many delays, Motorola has started rolling out Android 5.1 Lollipop for Moto X (1st gen) users in Indian. This development was announced by VP of Product Sales and Operations, David Schuster on Google +, who also announced that the update was being received by 14 other countries. Also Read - Best battery smartphones under Rs 15,000: Redmi Note 10T, Realme Narzo 30 and moreAlso Read - Top gaming smartphones for Battlegrounds Mobile India under Rs 20,000 in July 2021
The latest update brings plethora of improvements, mostly around Wi-Fi not reconnecting automatically in the home network. It also fixes the heads up notification bug that removed the notification from the drop down notification menu when users swiped it from the lock screen. Also Read - Mi 12 Ultra to be a massive upgrade, can pack 200MP camera, Snapdragon 895 SoC
The update is being rolled out via OTA, so it may take a while before it reaches you. In case you haven t yet received a notification of the update, you can check manually under the Settings tab. We recommend Moto X (1st gen) users to free up some space and download the new software update under a strong Wi-Fi connection. The other Motorola smartphones to get the update include the Moto E (2nd gen) 4G and the Moto G (2014).
While the original Moto X gets the new software update, the company is gearing up to launch the next gen Moto X device soon. It is pegged for a November release, and is said to sport USB Type C port, 2K display, Snapdragon 810 chipset, 32GB of internal storage and packs a 3,280mAh battery.
The other 13 countries getting the Android 5.1 Lollipop update on the Moto X (1st gen) include Australia, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Belgium, Italy, Netherlands and Spain.