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Huawei Honor 7 and Motorola Moto X Pure Edition Upgraded To Android 6.0 Marshmallow


The Honor 7 owners can receive the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update within 48 hours after registering for the OTA update. Motorola, on the other hand, has released the Moto X Pure Edition Android 6.0 Kernel Source on GitGub.

Thee Honor 7 has a 5.2-inch IPS-NEO LCD screen with a Full HD resolution, which is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 935 octa core processor consisting of four cores clocked at 2.2GHz and four cores clocked at 1.5GHz, it supports 3GB of RAM and offers two variants of internal memories of 16GB and 64GB, which are expandable up to 128GB. The device has a metal body and a 20MP camera on the back with f/2.0 aperture, 27mm, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash and 1/2.4” sensor size, while on the front side is an 8MP camera with f/2.4 aperture, 26mm amd LED flash.

The owners of this phone who will register for the Android Marshmallow OTA update will need to provide the device’s IMEI number and the current software version. After doing this, the users will receive the update between 24 and 48 hours.

After releasing the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the Moto X Pure 2015, codenamed Clark, Motorola has taken an unexpected decision. The company has released the phone’s kernel sources to the wild, and the developers will be able to experiment all kinds of things, from optimizing the OS, to completely overhauling the ROM. For the rest of the regular users, this release doesn’t have any impact, but those who like building ROMs, then this source code will help them create a more stable ROM for the Moto X, which doesn’t come with too much bloatware.

So, the source files, with file formats such as .tar,gz or .zip, have a size of approximately 150MB and can be downloaded from the, where they’ve been uploaded almost a week ago.