Motorola Moto G GPe (Google Play edition) is finally getting treated to Android 5.0.1 Lollipop (build LRX21Z) update via OTA. You can download this stock OTA package manually via direct link given below and flash it on your KitKat-based phone using the stock recovery.
Google has released the new Android 4.4.4 KitKat OTA update for its Motorola Moto G Google Play Edition, directly bumping the build number from KOT49H to KTU84P – while skipping over the intermediate v4.4.3 update for some unknown reasons. This OTA package can be downloaded and installed on any Moto G GPE with or without root access. Its direct download links and other technical details are given below.
Android 4.4.4 KitKat is basically a minor security update Google rolled out last month for addressing a critical OpenSSL bug that could allow hackers initiate MITM (middle-in-the-man) attacks by gaining unauthorized access to SSL/TLS servers. Apart from security, this update should also improve overall system stability and performance of your device. [Read more…]