Updated on March 10, 2019: Moto G6 Plus gets Android Pie in Europe, Poland with 1 dec security patch with build number PPW29.116-20.
Updated on February 02, 2019: Motorola started rolling a new stable version of Android Pie for Moto G6 Plus with build number PPW29.116-16. Download and Install Moto G6 Plus Android 9.0 Pie Update.
Motorola today started rolling the Android 9 Pie update for their new device Moto G6 Plus. Yes, this is a soak test build started rolling for beta users in Brazil region. If you use a Moto G6 Plus with last December patch Oreo build, then you will see the new update drop into your device with build number PPW29.116-7. This software comes the most awaited Moto G6 Plus Android 9.0 Pie Update.
Android 9.0 Pie is the 9th iteration and a major update of Google's Android OS. The new Android Pie brings a couple of design changes to the successor Android Oreo but the most notable one is the gesture-based navigation system. Other features of Android 9 Pie are New Quick Settings UI design, Redesigned volume slider, Advanced Battery with AI Support, Notch Support, Improved Adaptive Brightness, Manual theme selection, Android Dashboard which Google calls Digital Wellbeing, and more other features.
The latest AndroidPie update for Moto G6 Plus is rolling over-the-air for beta users. It will knock into your device if you are already signed up for beta test program. If you are, then you will see the prompt to install it. Well, it will reach various regions in phases. All the devices will not get the update immediately. You can also capture it on your own by searching for it manually. Simply go to device Settings > System updates > Check for Updates. If the software shows up then Download and installs it.
The Pie OS update which is rolling over the air weighs more than 1.3GB in size. So, we suggest finding a Wi-Fi network to download the update. That will save you from the being charged with the carrier data.
Besides this, in any case, if you are not able to upgrade o Android Pie on your Moto G6 Plus, then we will help you with that. We have also put up the firmware which brings the Pie update for your Moto G6 Plus. You have to download it and install it manually. You can take help of the installation guide which will help you in flashing the firmware.
Download PPW29.116-7: Moto G6 Plus Android 9.0 Pie Update
Here is the download link of the official firmware which packs the tasty Pie treat for your Moto G6 Plus.
Download Android 9.0 Pie Update:
PPW29.116-20: lollinet Mirror
PPW29.116-7: Not Available
PPW29.116-11: lollinet Mirror
Steps to Install Moto G6 Plus Android 9.0 Pie Update:
First of all, make sure to follow the pre-requisite before upgrading to Android 9.0 Pie Update on Moto G6 Plus.
At GetDroidTips, We will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your device while following this Guide. Do it at your own risk.
- This Update is only for Moto G6 Plus users.
- Make sure, your device is running on latest OPSS27.82-87-3.
- Take a complete backup of your phone and then proceed.
- You have to download and Install Motorola USB Drivers
- Download ADB and Fastboot tools
Instructions to Install:
Here is the complete installation guide to help you flash the OTA firmware on your Moto G6 Plus.
So, install the Android 9.0 Pie Update for Moto G6 Plus and enjoy the features it brings. We hope this installation guide was helpful to you. If you have any queries do let us know in the comments section.