1. HERMIT37's Avatar
    My motoxpe is still going strong!
    Lenovo tech support said OS couldn't handle Oreo, but I think that's just marketing bs.
    Thoughts / advice would be highly appreciated.
    05-13-2020 02:32 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Are you talking about finding a custom Oreo ROM developed for that specific phone? If there's no official system update from Lenovo, then that's your only option.
    05-13-2020 04:17 AM
  3. HERMIT37's Avatar
    Sorry, B. Diddy, received no notification of your reply.
    How does one know if the current operating system is capable of handling a newer operating system?

    OS is Android 7. What happens if I download Android 10?
    Can one skip operating systems, as one builds on another?
    How does one know if doing so will brick the phone?

    05-23-2020 06:24 AM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    This site specifically says the phone will remain on 7.1.1, which means Moto never developed an official Oreo update for the phone: https://support.motorola.com/in/en/softwareupgrade

    With Android devices, you can't install any random system update -- it has to be designed for that specific phone variant.
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    05-23-2020 07:54 PM

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