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Moto Z and Moto Z Force Droid Edition - Maintenance Release Notes

Moto Z and Moto Z Force Droid Edition - Maintenance Release Notes

INTRODUCTION

Motorola is excited to announce a new software update for Moto Z and Moto Z Force Droid Edition. This update brings important performance and security improvements to your phone.

For more information on Motorola updates and repairs, visit us at www.motorola.com/mymotoz.

NOTE: You cannot downgrade to a previous software version after installing this update.

ENHANCEMENTS

This update introduces changes including the following:

Hasselblad True Zoom support Includes support for Hasselblad True Zoom.
Moto Insta-share Projector improvements New 'Keep Notifications Private' functionality is added to the projector settings. When the projector is on, the phone's fingerprint sensor now turns the display off, and content still projects. The display Sleep setting is now honored when the projector is on.
Moto Mods™ settings and disclaimers update Includes changes in the Moto Mods™ settings layout and updates in the open source disclaimers and legal documentation.
Moto Mods™ dock mode support

Adds Moto Mods™ support for Android dock support types.

For more information about Android dock support, please visit

https://developer.android.com/training/monitoring-device-state/docking-monitoring.html.

Moto Mods™ external charging support
Adds support to allow a Moto Mod™ connected to an external charger (such as a wall or car charger) to charge the phone.
Moto Mods™ high resolution audio and radio tuner support Adds Moto Mods™ support to allow developers to develop high resolution audio and radio tuner Moto Mods™.
Moto Mods™ performance improvements Includes performance and stability improvements for Moto Mods™.
Fingerprint sensor tutorial Enhances the educational tutorials that guide the set-up of the fingerprint sensor.
Android Security Includes the updates of Android security patches until July 1st 2016.
Stability Improvements Includes changes that fix bugs and improve the stability of your phone.



INSTRUCTIONS

For a successful installation, we recommend installing this update when the battery in your phone is at least 50% charged and you are connected to a Wi-Fi network.

If you have received a notification message for this update:

  1. Select "Yes, I’m in".
  2. After the software is downloaded, select "Install now".
  3. After the software is installed, your phone will re-start automatically.
  4. Your phone is now updated.

If you have not received a notification message for this update, follow the steps below to manually update your phone:

  1. Select the Settings icon in the apps menu.
  2. Select "About phone".
  3. Select "System updates".
  4. Select "Yes, I’m in". After the software is downloaded, select "Install now".
  5. After the software is installed, your phone will re-start automatically.
  6. Your phone is now updated.

Additional Information

If you have difficulty with this upgrade, visit us at www.motorola.com/mymotoz.

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