Motorola One 5G Ace is a popular mid-range phone launched last year. It features a decent set of specifications that includes a Snapdragon 720G 5G SoC, 48MP triple rear cameras, a large IPS LCD screen, and a 5,000mAh battery. The smartphone came with Android 10 out of the box. The device has already received its first OS update – Android 11. Now, users are thinking, will Motorola One 5G Ace get Android 12 update? When will the Android 12 update arrive on Motorola One 5G Ace? In this blog, we’ll try to answer most of your questions related to Android 12 for this Motorola phone.
Motorola One 5G Ace: Device Overview
The smartphone flaunts a 6.7-inch IPS LCD display with a FullHD+ resolution and a punch-hole cutout for a 16MP selfie camera. Under the hood, we have an octa-core Snapdragon 750G 5G chipset, coupled with 4GB/6GB RAM and up to 128GB storage. Luckily, there’s a microSD card slot for additional storage.
The Motorola One 5G Ace features a triple camera setup on the back. It includes a 48MP primary lens, an 8MP ultrawide camera, and a 2MP macro shooter. The rear camera setup can capture up to 4K videos at 30fps. Moreover, the device packs a 5,000mAh battery and supports 15W of fast charging. We also have a fingerprint scanner on the back.
Will Motorola One 5G Ace Get Android 12 Update?
Motorola One 5G Ace has already received its first major OS update in the form of Android 11. And, you’ll be glad to know that the device is eligible to receive the Android 12 update as well. The Verizon-bound Motorola One 5G UW Ace will also get Android 12. We’ll keep track of the latest Android 12 developments for the device in the next section.
Motorola One 5G Ace Android 12 Update Status
[Update: December 21, 2021] Through a blog post released today, Motorola has confirmed that the Motorola One 5G Ace and One 5G UW Ace will get the Android 12 update. Though the confirmation has arrived, it does not tell us the rollout timeline as to when the company will begin sending the Android 12 update to Motorola One 5G Ace users.
[Update: February 17, 2022] We are talking about Android 12, but many Motorola One 5G Ace users are still stuck on Android 10. They are waiting for Android 11. In response to a user on this query, a senior Moto agent wrote, “We know it’s hard to wait. There are many variables in developing and testing software – that’s why we can’t give dates, but when it’s ready we’ll roll it out to all eligible devices as quickly as possible.”
[Update: August 15, 2022] Verizon has released a new software update for the Motorola One 5G UW Ace. Unfortunately, it does not bring Android 11. The update mainly brings the July 2022 security patch. Furthermore, It brings roaming support for all Visible compatible devices and migrates Visible SIM to the Verizon network. The latest version also includes a new version of the camera app.