Moto G gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat update in the UK

Motorola Moto G is rapidly becoming the small smartphone that could. Moto G owners have something else to boast about. They are actually the proud owners of an Android KitKat smartphone. So customers will now enjoy a faster and much more secure phone, fullscreen mode, the new and improved Hangouts app, and gallery photo editing.

All of this for GBP135 ($180), and the Moto G is beginning to look like a better and better offer. In case you did not receive an upgrade notification in your Moto G handset, then you can do a manual test. Just head to the options menu, visit “About Phone”, then click “Software Updates” and you will be asked if you’d like to update your Moto G.

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Moto G Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update Instructions

To be sure the upgrade is installed effectively, we recommend installing it when the battery in your mobile is at least 50% charged and you’re connected into a WiFi network.

If you have received a telling message with this upgrade:

  1. Select “Download”.
  2. After the software was downloaded, select “Install now”.
  3. After the app has been installed, your telephone number will restart automatically.
  4. Your phone now updated with KLB20.9-1.10-1.9

Follow the actions below to manually update your telephone, in case you haven’t received a notification message for this update:

  1. Select the Settings icon in the apps menuChoose “About telephone”.
  2. Select “System updates”.
  3. Select “Download”. After the application program is downloaded, choose “Install”.
  4. Once the software is installed, your phone will re-start automatically.
  5. Your telephone now updated with KLB20.9-1.10-1.9

Additional tips
There’s no cost with this software upgrade over the carrier network. If you experience any issues with this specific upgrade, please visit us at motorola.com/mymotog.