Motorola has recently updated its Camera app for Moto E, Moto G 2013 modelMoto G 2014 model, Moto X 2013 model and Moto X 2014 model. The updated Motorola Camera app is now available for download via Google Play Store on your Motorola Android phone.

According to Motorola, the updated Camera app brings remote shutter control feature for Android Wear smartwatches. So, the Motorola smartphone users will now be able to click images on their phone using the Android Wear watches.

How does the remote shutter work?

  • Open Camera app on your Motorola phone
  • The first step will trigger a notification on your Android smartwatch – Take Photo, tap this and it will show you a giant shutter button.
  • Tap the shutter button and the camera counts down from three and clicks the image and an image preview is sent to smartwatch as well as phone.


The update to the Camera app also brings the usual performance improvements and bug fixes as most application updates do. The remote shutter functionality will work on any Android Wear smartwatch, it doesn’t have to be a Moto 360. So, if you have a Motorola device, be sure to update your camera app in order to grasp this amazing feature.