Motorola Moto G4 Plus Android 8.0 Oreo rollout confirmed

Moto did not reveal more details with regards to actual timeline of the rollout.

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    • Moto G4 Plus Android Oreo confirmed
    • No timeline details are known just yet

Motorola’s last year’s Moto G4 Plus will get Android 8.0 Oreo update, the company confirmed without revealing more details with regards to actual timeline of the rollout. Last week, Motorola released the list of smartphones that will receive Android 8.0 Oreo upgrade. Surprisingly enough, the list had no mention of Moto G4 Plus. Motorola later updated its blog post confirming Moto G4 Plus is also upgradable to Android Oreo.

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Motorola also admitted rolling out Android Oreo wasn’t a part of its original strategy for Moto G4 Plus since all G-series phones are promised one major OS upgrade per device. In spite of that, Motorola has promised Android Oreo in addition to Android Nougat it has received already. However, since this is an upgrade that wasn’t planned, it is expected to take some time.

Also Read: Top 5 features of Android 8.0 Oreo and why you should upgrade

Specs-wise, Moto G4 Plus offers a 5.5-inch 1080p display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Powering the device is a Snapdragon 617 octa-core SoC and Adreno 405 GPU for graphics. It comes in multiple RAM and storage options and packs a 3,000mAh battery under the hood. It houses a 16MP main shooter and a 5MP secondary shooter for selfies and video calls.

Moto G4 Plus aside, here is the list of other Moto phones that will receive Android 8.0 Oreo:

  • Moto Z
  • Moto Z Droid
  • Moto Z Force Droid
  • Moto Z Play
  • Moto Z Play Droid
  • Moto Z2 Play
  • Moto Z2 Force Edition
  • Moto X4
  • Moto G5
  • Moto G5 Plus (Review)
  • Moto G5S
  • Moto G5S Plus (Review)