Motorola Moto E (1st Gen)
Motorola has started Android 5.1 soak test for Moto E (1st Gen). Motorola

Motorola has started Android 5.1 Lollipop update for the first generation Moto E smartphone via soak test.

Folks at XDA forum have confirmed the soak test, which bundles a new software version 23.21.15, weighing in at 209.5MB, for users in India.

"The update is already out for test. From what I know that the 5.1 update is already out for testing a list of 20-30 people have received the update," notes a forum member.

Moto E (1st Gen)
Screenshots for Android 5.1 soak test update for Moto E (1st Gen). XDA

Meanwhile, Motorola has posted a release note for Android 5.1 update meant for users in India.

With the release note being available, it should not take too long for the OTA rollout. Following are the changes added in the Android 5.1 for Moto E.