Motorola Moto G8 Plus Stock Firmware: How to Install Stock ROM

If you’re using a Motorola Moto G8 Plus and want to install Stock Firmware, follow the full article. Here you will get the latest Motorola Moto G8 Plus Software Update and Firmware Collections [Back To Stock ROM]. We will share all the required download links for the latest firmware here. Sometimes, Android users try to use any Custom ROMs or any other mods for more features or customizations. In these situations, the device may not work like before or you may experience errors or lags.

Here we will list all the Moto G8 Plus variants in Global, India, Brazil, Europe, Mexico, and more. You can download the ROM as per your model no.

Device Specification: Overview

The Moto G8 Plus smartphone was launched in October 2019. It comes with a 6.3-inches IPS LCD display with a 1080×2280 pixels resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio as well. It’s powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. While the storage can be expandable up to 512GB via a MicroSD card.

The device runs on Android 9.0 Pie with pure Android UI out-of-the-box. It sports a non-removable 4,000 mAh battery which supports fast charging as well. In terms of the camera department, the Moto G8 Plus has a triple rear camera setup of a 48 MP primary (f/1.79) + a secondary 16 MP camera (f/2.2) + a third 5MP camera (f/2.2). While it has PDAF, HDR, Panorama, and an LED flash. On the front side, the handset features a 25 MP selfie shooter with an f/2.0 aperture lens.

The Moto G8 Plus includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, A-GPS, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port, FM Radio, 3G/4G dual nano-SIM, and more. In terms of the sensors, it packs an accelerometer, an ambient light sensor, compass, gyro, proximity, and a fingerprint sensor.

Motorola Moto G8 Plus Software Update and Firmware Collections

Moto G8 Plus Software Update and Firmware Collections

If you are facing issues like Screen freezing, touch unresponsive, camera error, app loading time lag, and more, this guide is for you. Even your Moto G8 Plus device experiencing the device brick or bootloop issue for any reason, installing the Stock ROM on the handset will back everything in track. Meanwhile, you can either install the fresh Stock Firmware on the Moto G8 Plus or update the system software as well.

We all know that Google’s Android is based on the open-source software and runs on the Linux platform. Due to its customizable options, users can install Custom ROMs, Kernels, Patches, Mod files, and more. But sometimes thing doesn’t go with right track and you may find some errors or difficulties or stability/performance issues on your device. In these cases, Stock Firmware will come in handy.

Advantage of Stock Firmware

  • Flash Stock ROM to Unbrick your device.
  • Fix the device bootloop issue.
  • Upgrade and Downgrade the Stock software version.
  • Unroot the device easily.
  • Fix the lag or software issues on Motorola Moto G8 Plus.
  • Revert back to Stock ROM to gain device warranty again.

Moto G8 Plus Stock Firmware Collections:

Motorola XT2019-2 Firmware Flash Files:

Flash File Name: QPIS30.28-Q3-28-26-4-1-7
Model: XT2019-2 | Latin America
Android Version: 10
Flash File Name: QPIS30.28-Q3-28-26-4-1-7
Model: XT2019-2 | Brazil
Android Version: 10

Motorola XT2019-1 Firmware Flash Files:

Flash File Name: QPIS30.28-Q3-28-26-4-1-7
Model: XT2019-1 | India
Android Version: 10
Flash File Name: QPIS30.28-Q3-28-26-4-1-7
Model: XT2019-1 | Europe
Android Version: 10

Steps to Install Moto G8 Plus Stock Firmware:

Before installing, make sure to follow the pre-requisite and install the necessary drivers and tools on your PC.


  • This ROM file is only supported for Motorola Moto G8 Plus device. Don’t try it on other devices.
  • You will require a PC/Laptop and a USB Cable to connect your device with the computer.
  • Download and install the latest Motorola USB Drivers for Windows/MAC PC.
  • Download and extract the ADB fastboot tool on your PC for the Fastboot Method.
  • Keep your device charged up to 60% at least for a smoother process.
  • We recommend you to take a complete backup of device data without root before doing anything.

Guide to Install: via ADB Sideload Method (Moto G8 Plus Software Update)

  • Now, navigate to the folder where you’ve extracted the ADB and Fastboot Tools.
  • Download Stock ROM for Moto G8 Plus device from the download link given above and move it into the ADB folder.
  • Then reboot your handset into Stock Recovery Mode.
  • Select Apply Update from ADB from the Stock Recovery mode.
  • Connect the phone with the PC via a USB Cable, then open the command prompt window by pressing Shift Key + Right Mouse Click.
  • Now, type the below command and hit enter:
adb sideload
  • Wait until the installation process completes.
  • After complete installation, reboot the device.
  • Wait patiently until the flashing process completes. You’re done.

Update Moto G8 Plus Stock Firmware via Recovery (Manually)

  • Go to the device Settings > About Phone > Tap on Build Number 7 Times to enable Developer options.
  • Next, go to the Developer Options > Enable USB Debugging.
  • After downloading the firmware file, move it to the device internal storage.
  • Now, reboot into Stock Recovery Mode.
  • Select Apply Update from SD Card.
  • Choose the downloaded zip file from SD card.
  • Wait until the installation process completes and then reboot the device.

That’s it! We assume that you have successfully installed Stock Firmware on Moto G8 Plus smartphone easily. If you have any queries, feel free to write down in the comments below.

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