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Release Notes - MOTOACTV Software Upgrade 6.12

MOTOACTV Software Upgrade 6.12

MOTOACTV Software Upgrade 6.12

Exciting news from MOTOACTV!
We're always finding ways to perform better—just like you. And we’re proud to announce a new software upgrade for MOTOACTV featuring important enhancements.

To install the latest software, just connect your MOTOACTV device to your PC or Mac (cable included) and you'll be prompted to download and install. It's free and easy!


1. Improved calorie burn algorithm during cycling workout with heart rate monitor

2. Added Primary Activity selection during setup so your MOTOACTV is tailored to your primary sport

3. Improved watch performance after display wake up 

4. Enhanced the way Album Lists are displayed

5. Improved calculation for total score after a golf round.

6. Improved Golf club recommendation by widening the distance range

7. Improved connectivity with Wahoo BLE heart rate monitor

Available Upgrades:

8GB & 16GB NA

  • MA 1.6.12 N8 & MA 1.6.12 N16

8GB & 16GB EU

  • MA 1.6.12 E8 & MA 1.6.12 E16


  • MA 1.6.12 A8

Who Can Use This Release?

All MOTOACTV users on mentioned official software releases MA 1.6.6 N8, MA 1.6.6 N16, MA 1.6.6 E8, MA 1.6.6 E16, MA 1.6.6 A8, MA 1.6.8 N16

Additional Information

To see what version of MOTOACTV you currently have please check on your device by going to SETTINGS


If your upgrade does not automatically install, please make sure that your device is plugged in and click

DEVICE > Check for Device Upgrade (in MOTOCAST USB)

If you continue to have difficulty with this software upgrade or for more information on MOTOACTV upgrades and repairs, visit us at www.motorola.com/myMOTOACTV. Specific functionality and features with each software version of Android may vary.

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