Android 8.0 Oreo is presently hitting unlocked variations of the Moto Z and Moto Z Play in the United States, with various clients detailing they began getting the operating system update this week. The two handsets were at that point moved up to Oreo in select markets, for example, India and Brazil prior this spring as a feature of Motorola’s soak tests, with the stateside rollout being relied upon to take a few days until the point when it’s finished.
Initially launched in the September of 2016 with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow before being moved up to Android 7.1.1 Nougat a year later, the Moto Z and Moto Z Play are currently achieving their end regarding software support. Neither one of the handsets is relied upon to be formally moved up to Android P after the next major iteration of Google’s portable OS hits stable channel in the third quarter of the year.
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The Lenovo-claimed tech giant has frequently been scrutinized for its software support rehearses, with commentators and purchasers featuring them as the most evident shortcoming of its product portfolio which is generally to a great extent situated on value-focused offerings conveying a definite highlights to-value proportion. The Moto Z and Moto Z Play are both profoundly illustrative cases of that issue, with Motorola first encouraging they’ll get their Oreo upgrades the previous fall, however, taking eight months to convey them.
While reporting its first 2018 smartphones a month ago, the first hardware manufacturer said it’s likewise chipping away at another Beta Experiences program intended to provide enthusiasts with early forms of its product and conceivably address a portion of the previously mentioned feedback.
The beta activity still can’t seem to release, and the company has yet given no firm points of interest on the undertaking. Motorola remains the speediest offering unlocked telephone mark in the U.S. where it’s at present endeavoring to copy its Latin America plan of action.