Android 6.0, 6.0.1 Marshmallow OTA release status for Moto X Pure, Moto G, Moto E, Moto X Style, Droid Turbo 2, Droid Maxx 2 and more

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A Motorola Mobility logo is seen on a screen at the public unveiling of their global headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, April 22, 2014. Reuters/Jim Young

Motorola has successfully rolled out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for a variety of its smartphones, and speculations now suggest that it may roll out the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow upgrade by the end of this month or in the next quarter.  

Moto X Pure Edition (2015), Moto X Style and Moto X (2014)

The Android 6.0 was made available to the unlocked Moto X Pure Edition (2015) in the last quarter of 2015. Even US carriers like Verizon and Sprint also provided the Android 6.0 upgrade for Moto X Pure Edition (2015) owners. Moto X Play users in Brazil, India and Europe have also received the upgrade at the end of last year.

Meanwhile, Moto X (2014) users in various regions like the US, UK, Canada, Brazil and India have upgraded to Android Marshamllow. The official Motorola blog contains the list of Moto devices that will get Android 6.0, and the first generation Moto X (2014) is not mentioned in the list of eligible devices.

Droid Turbo 2 and Droid Maxx 2

Earlier this week, Verizon started rolling out Android 6.0 OTA update for Droid 2 Turbo users. The carrier is yet to rollout Android 6.0 for Droid Maxx 2 users.

Moto X Play and Moto X Force

The Moto X Play and Moto X Force are rebranded editions of the Droid Turbo 2 and Droid Maxx 2 outside the US. The Lenovo owned company has not revealed any information as to when it will release the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for these smartphones.

Moto G (2015) and Moto G (2014)

Moto G (2015) users received the Android 6.0 upgrade at the end of last year. The software upgrade has been recently made available for users of the Moto G (2014) in the US, India and Brazil.

Moto E (2015) and Moto E (2014)

The Moto E (2015) users are likely to receive the Android 6.0 update in the second quarter of this year. Moto E (2014) is not present in the list of Android 6.0 eligible devices.