Lenovo-owned technology company Motorola launched its flagship smartphone Moto Z4 last month. However, today a report has surfaced online that claims that the handset will not be getting the Android R update. We should mention that the smartphone was launched with Android Pie and will soon get Android Q software update.
Earlier, the company promised that Moto Z series flagship smartphones will receive software updates for the next two years. But now, the company has confirmed on its online publication that Moto Z4 device will not receive Android R update that will be rolled out next year.
According to the company, its midrange devices will only get one year of Android updates and the lower range of smartphones may not get any updates.
Motorola has reportedly confirmed to Digital Trends that Moto Z4 will continue to get security updates for two years. The device will get its Bi-monthly updates, according to the report.
As mentioned earlier, the Motorola Flagship smartphone was launched last month. The handset is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC paired with Adreno 612 CPU, and comes with 4GB of RAM/ Moto Z4 runs Android 9.0 Pie and features 6.40-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) OLED display that has an aspect ratio of 19:5:9.
For imaging duties, the device sports a single 48MP camera on the rear panel with an f/1.7 aperture and a pixel size of 1.6-microns. Moto Z4 is capable of producing images of 12MP in resolution and comes with PDAF and laser autofocus. The handset has a 25MP sensor on the front with an f/2.0 aperture and a 0.9-micron pixel size that captures selfies and can be used for video calls. Motorola’s new offering comes with 128GB of internal storage and it can hold a microSD of up to 2TB.
When it comes to connectivity, the smartphone can support 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, USB Type-C. The smartphone from Motorola houses a massive 3,600mAh battery that has support for 15W TurboPower fast charging technology.
Moto Z4 comes with an optical in-display fingerprint sensor. The sensors onboard include an accelerometer, a proximity sensor, an ambient light sensor, a compass, a gyroscope, and a fingerprint sensor
Moto Z4 packs 3.5mm headphone jack with an upward-facing loudspeaker. It is available in two colour options – Flash Grey and Frost White colour.
According to the US and Canada Pricing, the device has is being sold at a price of $499 (roughly Rs. 34,900) for its 4GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant.