Back in October this year, when
Motorola announced the list of devices that will be getting the
Marshmallow update, there was no mention of the second-gen Moto
E smartphone. This was quite strange, given that the handset was released
this year only.
The good news
is that the device has now been added to the list, which means it will be
updated to Android 6.0 after all. However, the update will only roll out in
select regions including Canada, Latin America, Europe and Asia (excluding
In addition to the Moto E (2nd gen), the
Moto X Force, DROID Turbo 2, and DROID Maxx 2have also made it to the
list. Hardly a surprise there though, as all three devices were released in the
last couple of months.