It appears Lenovo’s Moto brand has started rolling out the stable Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Moto X4 at India, as several users have noted That the Coming of the update this week.
However, there is nothing which distinguishes the rollout out of a boil evaluation – a practice of rolling out the update to a limited number of qualified users to test for bugs before a closing, broader rollout. We have reached out to Moto for affirmation.
Users report that the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Moto X4 conveys build number OPW27.2, and also brings the December Android upgrade. The company also says stability updates have come together with the update. Obviously, with the jump to Oreo, new attributes like Auto-fill, Notification Dots, and Picture-in-Picture, among others, will also make their way to the smartphone.
The Moto X4 has been launched in India just last month, following its unveiling at IFA 2017 before this year. Its cost in India begins at Rs. 20,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage version, although the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage version is priced at Rs. 22,999.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Moto X4 was started using on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
As for the double back camera set up on the Moto X4, Lenovo has chosen a 12-megapixel main camera using a Dual Autofocus Pixel detector, an f/2.0 aperture, and 1.4-micron pixels. The setup also is composed of a 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor using a 120-degree field of opinion, an f/2.2 aperture, and 1.12-micron pixels. The dual rear camera set up has been accompanied by a colour correlated temperature (CCT) dual-LED flash and supports stage detection autofocus (PDAF). All in all, the setup helps provide such photography styles as ultra-wide angle shots, selective attention, as well as depth detection and thickness effects like Bokeh.
The Moto X4’s front camera includes 16-megapixel detector with 1-micron pixels along with an f/2.0 aperture, which the company says will help in low-light pictures. Of course, the selfie flash also helps. Apart from a 4-megapixel adaptive low light mode, there’s also a beautification mode.
As we said, the Moto X4 is available in two inbuilt storage variants – 32GB or 64GB – both of which can be expandable via microSD card (up to 2TB). Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v5.0, dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, NFC, FM radio, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include touchscreen, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor.
The Moto X4 steps 148.35×73.4×7.99mm (9.45mm in camera bulge) and weighs only 163 grams. It’s powered with a 3000mAh non-removable ‘all-day’ battery, which when coupled with a 15W TurboPower charger (bundled in the box) will provide up to 6 hours of power at 15 minutes of charge.