Motorola Android Nougat Update

Android Nougat Update 2017 For Motorola Devices

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Android Nougat 7.0 and 7.1 already has arrived to many Motorola devices while some of the devices will probably never receive the update. Although we had written another post about Motorola smartphones to get Nougat 7.0 earlier; many things already have changed since then so we decided to prepare a new list about all the Motorola phones and tablets to be upgraded to Android Nougat 7.0. The release dates, the new features coming with Nougat etc.

Motorola Android Nougat Update
Motorola Nougat

In the below list, we present you all Motorola phones that will be available for Nougat 7.0 and 7.1 version of Android OS while some of the models unfortunately will have to stay with the older versions of Android 6 Marshmallow update.

For those who are interested, we also recommend you to check out Motorola phones to get Android O – Android 8.0 Oreo since not only Nougat is released but also for some models of Moto, Android O is already released.

Before we go any further, for those who dont know exactly, we want to give a brief information about;

What is Android Nougat?

Android 7.0 Nougat is on of the latest version of Google’s OS; Android.. Not all the devices in the world were able to upgrade to Nougat so although it is highly expected by many, since only less than %15 of all the smart devices in the world was lucky enough to upgrade to Nougat, it is not very popular and well known yet. But it is a sure thing that Nougat update bring very good new features to your mobile devices some of which can be checked in this post about Top Features of Android Nougat 7

Motorola company is an old and well-known brand especially when it comes to software updates and until know including Lollipol and Marshmallow updates, all the motorola devices were very active about them but with Nougat, just like many other companies and brands, Motorola as well got a little bit late.

The List Of All Motorola Devices to Update to Android Nougat 7.0 and 7.1


Android 7.0 Nougat is already available for these Motorola models:

Moto Z (Droid and International Version)
Moto Z Force
Moto Z Play (Droid and International Version)
Moto Z Force
Moto Z Play


The exact release dates of  the updates depend highly on many factors as we know like the country, if it is linked yo a gsm operator etc. .


Moto G4 Play – XT1609 and XT1607
Moto G4 – XT1625
Moto G4 Plus – XT1644
Motorola Moto X

Moto X Play (2015) – XT1562

Moto X STYLE (2015) – XT1572
Moto X Edition Pure (3rd generation)
Moto DROID TURBO 2 (2015) – XT1580
Moto DROID MAXX 2 (2015) – XT1565

Motorola Moto E


Motorola Devices Which Are Unlikely To Receive Nougat Update:


Most of the Motorola smartphones of 2014 will not receive Android 7.0 Nougat unfortunately.. Firstly because of hardware limitations (physical components of smartphones). Secondly due to the absence of the Vulkan API.


What Are the New Features of Android 7.0 Nougat in Motorola?


Nougat has many superiores over Marshmalow and Lollipop and here is a list of best features of Android 7.0. for your Motorola phone:

Notification Center is changed at all and it is smarter now with Noughat
Possibility to give direct response to notifications
Settings menu is already better and moderner
Multi-window or multi-task options just like windows
Daydream – Virtual Reality
Night Mode – Blue Filter
Data Saving – Data Traffic
Transparent App Updates
Support for Emoji’s Unicode 9
Twelve – battery saver – enhanced
When it comes to performance and fluidity Android 7.0 Nougat is a big chance since the whole system will be more fluid and easier to manage.

even without needing to open the app, you will be able to respond to all the notifications.

Also it is estimated that the battery power will stay longer at least %30 in Nougat upgraded Motorola phones.

If you too have a Motorola smartphone or tablet and waiting for Android Nougat 7.0 update or already upgraded you phone, please comment below about your experiences to help other visitors.
In addition, the Doze mode (battery saver) works even better and will help improve the autonomy of your Motorola. This is a major major upgrade, at least until Android O is available.




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