Moto G (2nd Gen) Android Marshmallow update starts rolling out in India

Moto G (2nd Gen) Android Marshmallow update starts rolling out in India

Motorola has started rolling out Android Marshmallow update for the Moto G (2nd Gen) in India. The update is live as an over-the-air (OTA) release.

The Marshmallow update for the Moto G (2nd Gen) brings Android 6.0 operating system along with features like Doze mode and Google Now on Tap. It also adds improved app permissions, extend internal storage using an external microSD card and Direct Share integration. Also, the update removes the existing Moto Assist, Motorola Migrate and Motorola Alert features.

Moto G (2nd Gen) Android Marshmallow update India

Moto G (2nd Gen) Android Marshmallow update now in India

Although the update notification is provided upon its arrival, you can manually check its availability by going to ‘System updates’ option in ‘About Phone’ settings menu. Moreover, the update is designed for the 3G as well as 4G LTE variants of the Moto G (2nd Gen) in the country.

Motorola launched the Moto G (2nd Gen) as the successor to the first-generation Moto G back in September 2014. The smartphone was originally ran on Android 4.4 KitKat operating system but received an update to Android 5.0 Lollipop in January last year.

The Moto G (2nd Gen) isn’t the only Motorola offering that has received the latest Android version. The Lenovo-owned company previously released the same update for the Moto G Turbo Edition, Moto G (3rd Gen), Moto X Play, Moto X Style and the Moto X (2nd Gen).

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