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Moto G Dual Sim gets Android 4.4 KitKat in India

Moto G Dual sim phone in India get Android 3.3 KitKat Update. The Update started exactly after a week of the launch of the phone in India. Moto G launched in Flipkart website on 5th February 2014. It was an instant hit. Moto G has an excepitonal price tag of Rs 12450/- for 8GB and 13999/- for 16 GB Models.

The update comes over the air and is 230.7 MB in size. It is better to update on Wi-Fi or on 3G. After the update the phone get a brand new Dialer app, SMS/MMS integration into Google Hangouts, A set of new editing features in Photo Gallery, printing  of Google Docs, Gmail messages and other matter  over Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Google Cloud Print. Android 4.4 bring a total redisgned status bar, battery life and more performance to the budget phone.


Update Moto G to Andorid 4.4

  1. Go to settings -> About Phone.
  2. Select System Updates
  3. Click on download and once that is done, Install.


The update changelog follows:

Android™ 4.4.2, KitKat® Android 4.4.2, KitKat, is the latest release of the Android platform. KitKat includes enhancements such as restyled status and navigation bars, a new full-screen mode, colour emoji support, improved closed captioning support, stronger security, smarter power use and more tools and capabilities for better app development.
Phone dialer Improved the phone app with the ability to look up contacts directly from the dial pad, see and tap frequent contacts and search your corporate directory easily.
Gallery – Photo editing  Added new photo editing options to the Gallery app including new filter effects, draw on your photos, advanced cropping and adjustments to colour, exposure, contrast and more.
Printing documents and pictures Added support for printing photos, Google Docs, Gmail messages and other content via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and hosted services such as Google Cloud Print and HP ePrinters.
Hangouts – SMS/MMS support Incorporated a new version of Google Hangouts that supports integrated SMS/MMS messaging. Hangouts can be set as the default SMS app under Settings > Wireless > Default SMS app.


Moto G Full Specifications

Display – Sharp HD : – 4.5inch, HDResolution,329 ppi

The 4.5 inch edge-to-edge display comes with 720p HD resolution and 329 ppi – every pixel is sharp, vivid and crystal clear. Day-to-day activities like watching videos, browsing through photos and reading text become a captivating experience.

Processor – Quad Core, 1.2 GHz,


Graphics – 305 Adreno Graphics

The Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Processor is clocked at 1.2 GHz to make the interface fluid to touch and lag-free to browse through. Moreover, the device has 1 GB RAM to support multitasking and the Adreno Graphics 305 to let you play graphic-heavy games with great detailing.

Operating System – Pure Android

The Moto G is upgraded to Android 4.4 Kitkat which has voice support, an Immersive mode, synced messages, easier sharing, much faster multitasking and more.


2070 mAh Li-Ion Battert life up to 24 hours

With a 2070 mAh Li-Ion battery that is built into the body of the device, the Moto G gives you up to 24 hours of mixed usage, ensuring that you stay connected at all times.


5 MP Primary Camera

1.3 MP Secondary Camera

LED Flash

Auto HDR

Video Slow Motion

The 5 MP rear camera comes with an LED flash and video recording capabilities. It also has nifty features like burst mode, auto HDR, panorama and slow motion video to make capturing pictures and videos easier and more fun. The 1.3 MP front camera makes taking selfies simpler and adds a face to all your video chats.

Dual SIM

Dual SIM Support for Easy Connectivity

The device comes with support for two SIM cards allowing you to customize your usage according to each network and get the best plans of two connections.


8 GB Internal 50 GB on Google Drive

With 8 GB of internal storage for music, photos, videos, apps and docs, Moto G also comes with 50 GB of extra space on the Google Drive for two years to back up everything you don’t want to lose.


 Ambient Light
Hall Effect Sensor


In Sales Package Charger, Headset, Handset with Inbuilt Battery, Battery Door, User Manual
Brand Motorola
Model Name Moto G
Model ID XT1033
Form Bar
SIM Size Micro SIM
SIM Type Dual SIM, GSM + GSM, (Dual Standby)
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive
Call Features Loudspeaker
Handset Color Black
Operating Freq GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS – 2100
OS Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean)
Processor 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Quad Core
Graphics Adreno 305, 450 MHz Single Core
Size 4.5 Inches
Resolution HD, 1280 x 720 Pixels
Color 16 M
Other Display Features Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Primary Camera Yes, 5 Megapixel
Secondary Camera Yes, 1.3 Megapixel
Flash LED
Video Recording Yes, 720 x 1280, 30 fps
HD Recording HD
Zoom Digital Zoom – 4x
Other Camera Features Auto Focus, Slow Motion Video, Burst Mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Tap to Focus
Size 65.9×129.9×11.6 mm
Weight 140 g
Type 2070 mAh
Memory and Storage
Internal 8 GB
Memory 1 GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
Internet Features Email
Preinstalled Browser Android
3G Yes, 21.1 Mbps HSDPA; 5.76 Mbps HSUPA
Wifi Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
USB Connectivity Yes, micro USB, v2
Navigation Technology GPS, GLONASS, with Google Maps
Bluetooth Yes, v4
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Music Player Yes, Supports MP3
Video Player Yes, Supports H.264, MP4, VC1, DivX, WMV9, HD
FM Yes
Other Features
Call Memory Yes
SMS Memory Yes
Phone Book Memory Yes
Sensors Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Hall Effect Sensor, Accelerometer, Magnetometer
Additional Features Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot, Embedded Battery Type
Important Apps Notification LED Type: Multi-color RGG
Warranty Summary 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and 6 months warranty for in the box accessories

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