Review: Motorola X Play

Review: Motorola X Play   In a slightly different approach this year, Motorola launched two “flagship” phones. I now hate the word “flagship,” it has come to mean the bestest, most expensive in the line from a given manufacturer. With Motorola that really isn’t the case in 2015 though. We have the Motorola X Play here at DroidHorizon towers, we’ll be giving...[Read More]

Poetic Motorola G (2014) FlipBOOK Series – Review

 Poetic Motorola G (2014) FlipBOOK Series – Review   Today we’re going to have a look at the FlipBOOK Series by Poetic for the Motorola G 2014 or 2nd generation if you prefer. You’ll have noticed the striking colour combination already, I’m more than comfortable owning a magenta and purple case. (Not really, I got this for my wife.) Poetic are a brand that are fairly p...[Read More]

Where’s my Android 5.0 (Lollipop) update?

    Having rummaged through all the announcements from the big manufacturers, we thought it might be a good idea to list all/ most of the planned updates time scales for current devices that we and our readers own. Not a definitive arrangement by any means, but, we’ll try to link straight from the source as much as possible. Android lollipop 5.0 is the most anticipated software upd...[Read More]

Moto 360 Video Review

This is a video review of my first Android Wear smartwatch – the Moto 360 from Motorola.  Android Wear makes a smartwatch a great accessory to your phone, and if you like being one of the first to have that piece of sexy tech. then the time is right to get your hands on a Moto 360 as it’s a very nicely designed and capable smartwatch. Check it out below and don’t forget to subscr...[Read More]

New Poll – Which event are you most looking forward to?

 New Poll – Which event are you most looking forward to?   This September is going to be a busy one, almost all the top mobile technology companies announcing something over the next two weeks. Much has been rumoured and an awful lot has been leaked already. The biggest and best manufacturers have new devices that they want us to buy, some only minor upgrades from their predecessors. (N...[Read More]

It’s Time: Meet Moto 360

 It’s Time: Meet Moto 360 A live Hangout with Jim Wicks, lead designer of Moto 360, Motorola‘s new watch powered by Android Wear. During the Hangout, Jim discussed the design and style features that make Moto 360 unlike any watch on the market today. If you missed the live event yesterday, or tried to watch but got frustrated with the ‘technical difficulties.’ We grabbed th...[Read More]

New Poll – Would you buy a Motorola now that they will be a Lenovo company?

Would you buy a Motorola now that they will be a Lenovo company?   It’s nearly a week since the news broke that Google are selling Motorola to the Chinese manufacturing giants Lenovo. Lots of people got their pants in a twist, crying it’s an outrage! It was widely reported that even some “fan boys” were returning their Moto Xs because of the sale. You might call me cyn...[Read More]

Motorola Moto X UK – Review

Moto X UK – Review   After 6 months of waiting, the UK got it’s hands on the first high end Motorola since the Razr HD . I say high end even though most people are calling it a “mid range” phone just based on internal hardware. This is where I think they are going wrong. The build quality is just beautiful. Even on the “Made in China” versions the UK gets. The screen is bright and sharp...[Read More]

New Poll – Moto X in the UK and parts of Europe.

Picture courtesy of Motorola Mobility Google Plus Page. France. Germany. The United Kingdom. They’ll all be home to the #MotoX – starting in February!    The biggest news of the day was the announcement by Motorola that they will now start shipping the Moto X to the UK, Germany and France. Having been available since late August in the United States, Motorola are now launching the high...[Read More]

New Poll….Which manufacturer made your first Android phone?

We know about most of the new Android phones that will be released this year (except the MotoX, if it’s even going to be called that) but Which manufacturer made your first Android phone? You can choose below or on our front page. [poll id=”13″]  

Motorola Unlocking Site Now Live…

UNLOCKING YOUR DEVICE Your MOTOROLA device has a fully optimized, certified and tested version of Android. Unlocking the bootloader will allow you to make modifications to your phone that could damage it irreparably. If you are not aware of these risks, we recommend you DO NOT unlock your device. HOW DOES IT WORK? Prior to unlocking, you will need to: Check whether your device can be unlocked Inst...[Read More]