Motorola’s Moto 360 (2nd Gen) is all up in B&H Photo’s Deal Zone at the moment. You can grab Motorola’s Android Wear smartwatch for as little as $169.99 or at a $210 discount. That particular deal is for the all-gold with gold metal band, women’s version that is 42mm in size, but most other models are discounted as well. (more…)
The timing of this might be odd, or maybe it’s because the unlocked and DROID versions of the Moto Z Play both received Nougat updates this week, but man, I miss this phone. I haven’t used a Moto Z Play since reviewing it in September, yet I’m incredibly close to buying the unlocked version and overnighting the damn thing.
I can’t recall the last time that I was this tempted to drop all phones and dive back into a mid-range phone that is already 6 months old. Actually, I don’t know that I’ve ever wanted to do such a thing. So what is it that I miss so much? There are a few really important things. (more…)
5G and Gigabit LTE, while not exactly the same thing depending on whose marketing department you ask, is coming. Maybe not tomorrow and maybe not until late 2017 or beyond, but it’s definitely coming. Recently shown off by Sprint at a small event in New Orleans, the company is currently working with a prototype Snapdragon-powered Motorola device to bring Gigabit LTE to customers. (more…)
The Moto Z Play DROID (our review) is the latest in Verizon’s lineup to see an update to Android Nougat. The update originally started rolling out over the weekend to a select group, with Big Red setting today as the date for full rollout. According to at least two of our readers and a bunch of people hanging out at the Z Play subreddit, the update is now live. (more…)
Should Android Wear 2.0 have you excited to finally dive into Google’s wearable platform, you may want to peak over at eBay today, where you can find a deal on the Moto 360 (2nd gen) for as little as $179.99. That’s a solid $120 discount.
The watches they are selling are “manufacture refurbished,” so keep that in mind. Still, a 40% discount isn’t something you’ll find often. (more…)
Remember at last year’s CES when Lenovo confusingly tried to tell the world that it was phasing out the Motorola name as it moved towards “Moto by Lenovo” branded phones? Yeah, well, Lenovo (and Motorola) has decided that that was probably a mistake and is now willing to re-embrace Motorola as a brand. (more…)