We've just been told by Vodafone that it will be launching the Motorola Moto G with KitKat OS.

Voda usually only lets us know a few days before a launch so, as per Motorola's promise, we'd expect Android KitKat to hit the affordable handset in January.

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The Android 4.4.2 KitKat update has already arrived in the US so the UK is sure to be close behind. We've been invited to a Motorola event on 14 January. While the event contents is still a secret we wouldn't be surprised if that's the date we get the KitKat update for Moto G.

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The Motorola event could be the introduction of the wooden Moto X. But with no word on the Moto X hitting the UK we're taking any suggestions that it will be coming to the UK with a pinch of salt.

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Check back on 14 January for our coverage from the Motorola UK event.

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