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Moto X

Pre-orders start Tuesday for Moto X, Moto Hint, Turbo Charger

Motorola today announced that the Moto X, Moto Hint and the Turbo Charger for quick charging will go up for preorder this Tuesday, Sept. 16. You'll be able to pre-order either the AT&T version of the Moto X, starting at $99 on contract, or the Moto X Pure Edition, a version of the device...
Moto 360 Tardis

I dream of a $350 Moto 360

Motorola's watch is great, but it could be so much more Motorola's first Android Wear device is great. I mean really, really great. Visually it is by far the most attractive of the smartwatches we have seen so far, including LG's perfect circle G Watch R, in my opinion. I like the screen. I like...
How to customize your Moto 360 watch face with Motorola Connect

How to customize your Moto 360 watch face with Motorola Connect

With the Motorola Connect app, custom 360 watch faces are a few clicks away The Moto 360 comes with a set of nice-looking watch faces. Chances are, there's something you like already built in to the software on your new watch. But (and there's always a but) I know nobody would complain if there...
HTC

HTC rumored to launch an Android Wear smartwatch in early 2015

A new report claims HTC is still planning to launch a smartwatch product, based on Android Wear, sometime in early 2015, and that it will stand out from the already crowded number of smartwatches from other companies. CNET, citing unnamed sources for its story, also says that HTC's smartwatch...
LG G Watch R and Moto 360

Moto 360 vs. the LG G Watch R!

Two Android Wear smartwatches, both alike in dignity. And shape. And from the first time we saw the Moto 360 compared to its square brethren, well, a good many of us knew that round was where it's at. But it turns out the Moto 360 isn't the only player in this space — LG's second Android Wear...
LG G Watch R and LG G Watch

In pictures: LG G Watch R and original G Watch

LG was there from the beginning of Android Wear with its original G Watch as a launch device for the platform, but now it already has a second smartwatch — the G Watch R — to show off. We've had the opportunity to completely review the original G Watch and have a great hands-on with the G Watch R...
OH THE CARNAGE

Don't try to force a strap that's too thick onto your Moto 360

If you try to force a strap that's too thick onto your Moto 360, you're gonna have a bad time Yikes. What you see up there is my absolute favorite padded ostrich watch strap. It's the right size to fit the Moto 360 (that'd be 22mm, same as the LG G Watch), and I've been thinking of how good it...
Moto 360

The first thing to do when you get your Moto 360: Charge it

An out-of-the-box update needs a charged battery With Moto 360s starting to arrive on doorsteps, we wanted to take a minute and let you know what to expect when you tear the box open. Your 360 will need to install a firmware update right out of the box, and chances are that it won't have enough...
You won't be seeing this quite as much as you'd think

Moto responds to iFixit battery size confusion

There's been some hubbub in the past few hours over the Moto 360 not having the size battery it claimed — iFixit's teardown showed 300 mAh versus 320 mAh claimed on the spec sheet. Perhaps not a huge difference, but every little bit of juice counts in a smartwatch, particularly since the 360 has...
Moto 360

Moto 360 teardown reveals antiquated hardware, smaller battery

The Moto 360 is finally available for purchase, and true to form, the folks at iFixit have managed to get their hands on the circular-screen smartwatch, which they promptly disassembled. While the Moto 360 features a great external design, its internal hardware isn't anywhere as good, thanks...
Moto 360 also coming to AT&T

AT&T will also sell the Moto 360 soon

In addition to Verizon Wireless, AT&T announced that it will also be offering the Moto 360 Android Wear smartwatch for sale. The carrier announced that the watch will join its portfolio of smart products, though it did not give specifics for pricing or availability at this time. The Moto 360...
Moto 360

Moto 360 with steel band up for pre-order on Verizon, set to ship November 11

Verizon Wireless has put the metal-banded version of the Moto 360 smartwatch up for pre-order. Both the white (steel) and black versions will be available for $299.99, Verizon says that they will ship by November 11 of this year. The Moto 360, now on sale, was originally introduced with both...
LG G Watch R

How much bigger is the LG G Watch R than a regular watch?

Not very. Though that depends which regular watch you're looking at. On the left is what I would consider a large watch – or it sure is compared to others that I own – and on the right of course is the LG G Watch R. The G Watch R is a little bigger and a little thicker, but it's not perhaps...
gear live

New Android Wear update rolling out to Samsung Gear Live

The Samsung Gear Live appears to be getting another over-the-air update from Google. We have confirmed this on our own and other members of our forums have also reported getting the same update. The update changes the version number of Android Wear to 4.4W.1. Google reps stated in an...
Moto 360 and the ambient screen setting

Moto 360 and the ambient screen setting

The ambient light sensor and ambient screen setting are two different things, and one warns about battery life Much has been said about the ambient light sensor on the Moto 360 leading up to its release. For one, it's part of the reason for the black bar at the bottom of the Moto 360's display...
Moto 360 on a Nexus Qi c harger

Moto 360 and Qi charging: A match made in nerd heaven

Because we promised we'd do it, this, folks, is the Moto 360 charging on a 2013 Nexus-branded Qi charger. If you've got a Qi-compatible wireless charger laying around, you've already got yourself a spare Moto 360 charger. And that's the way it should be. Thank you, Motorola, for showing how it...
moto x

TELUS in Canada latest to confirm new Moto X and Moto 360 sales plans

TELUS has just informed Android Central via email that the Canadian wireless provider will offer the new Moto X smartphone for sale soon, along with the Moto 360 smartwatch. TELUS added that the new Moto X will be offered in black and bamboo, but did not give a price tag or a release date...
huawei

Huawei CEO: We will have our own Android Wear smartwatch in 2015

Huawei CEO Richard Yu has confirmed in a new interview that the company plans to launch its own Android Wear-based smartwatch, but it won't be out until sometime in 2015. Yu broke this bit of news while chatting with Engadget at IFA 2014 this week, but didn't offer much in the way of details....
Android Wear

Google reminds us that the Android Wear update will come to all watches

Yes, little Gear Live and G Watch, there is a Santa Claus There's been some talk about the upcoming Android Wear update the past few days, and Google wants to fill us all in on the juicy details. At the Official Google Blog they've posted up a nice synopsis about the update, what it entails,...
Moto 360

Moto 360 officially on sale NOW! [Updated]

You know, just in case you'd been living under a rock. (Also: Be sure to check out our Moto 360 redux.) Buy now at: Motorola.com Google Play Best Buy As a reminder, the watch today is $249.99 and comes with a leather strap. You'll be able to get a stainless steel band later this year. Updated...

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