Moto X Play Nougat update goes under testing, spotted on GFXBench

Seems like Motorola is now testing the Android 7.0 Nougat update on Moto X Play as the device was just spotted running a Android 7.0 firmware with Motoblur on GFXBench.

Motoblur is theĀ customized software experience that comes on all Motorola devices. The GFXBench listing showing a Nougat firmware with Motoblur means this is an official Motorola firmware, not the AOSP Nougat builds that have beenĀ available unofficially for the device forĀ quite a while.

The GFXBench listing also reveals the spotted Moto X Play Nougat firmware to be a userdebug build, giving us further proof of it being a test build only.

Earlier this month, Motorola pushed out theĀ Android 7.0 Nougat update to Moto G4 and G4 PlusĀ in India andĀ other parts of the world.

While we wish Motorola releases Android 7.1.1 on the Moto X Play instead of Android 7.0, but itā€™s still as great as it can be. The company will probably start working on the 7.1.1 update once itā€™s done pushing out Nougat to the eligible devices first.

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