Install Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo Update [Download OTA]

Attention Motorola users in China..!! You can now grab a bite of Android 8.0 Oreo on your Moto Z2 Force smartphone.  Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo update is now rolling live. Now you may receive an airborne over-the-air(OTA) update prompt that will move the build number of your Moto Z2 Force to OCX27.138-29. The latest software update moves the security patch level of the device to that of March 2018. Apart from these, the main attraction is the system update that moves the OS of the device to Android 8.0 Oreo. Although it is a bit of a late update, this was one of the most awaited updates.

Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo

 

The Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo update is currently rolling via OTA (Over the air) as we speak. This OTA update file is large in size, so, connect to a strong Wi-Fi network to download OTA. We will also put up the OTA firmware download link. You can manually install it and avail the Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo update. It brings all the features from Android 8.0 Oreo. Below you can find the download link and tutorial to install it.

Moto Z2 Force is a dual SIM smartphone launched in July 2017. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels. It runs on 2.35 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and 6 GB of RAM. It comes with Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box. This device packs a 64 GB of expandable internal storage. The device brings a 12-megapixel primary camera for the rear and 5-megapixel front face camera.

Android 8.0 Oreo is the latest iteration of Android Operating system. This is the 8th major version of the Android mobile operating system after the release of Android Nougat. The latest features of Android Oreo includes New app notifications, notification dots on app icons, picture-in-picture mode,  Instant App, Auto-fill API, Faster Android behind the scenes, Better battery life etc.

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Download OTA: Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo Update

You can download the Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo Update in China in two ways. Either you manually capture the airborne OTA or manually install the OTA firmware.

To manually capture the OTA,

  • In the Home screen, Tap on All apps, and then tap Settings.
  • Go to About Phone.
  • Tap System updates.
  • Click on OK to check for the latest OS.
  • If you have the update, Tap DOWNLOAD to download the update
  • Wait for a couple of hours to complete the download (depends on the speed)
  • Once the download is completed, you will be prompted to install the new software.
  •  Tap the notification to begin the upgrade process.
  • Tap OK to begin the update process.

Download Firmware

Download OPXS27.109-34 Full Firmware

How To Install Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo Update

Before proceeding with the manual flashing,

Pre-Requisite

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  • Ensure that your phone is not rooted.
  • This OTA is exclusively for Moto Z2 Force.
  • Do not use this firmware on other Motorola devices.
  • GetDroidTips is not responsible for any damage to your device while installing this Update.
  • Make sure that you have latest USB drivers installed.
  • Take the complete backup of your phone and then proceed.

You will also require the Minimal ADB tool for flashing this Moto Z2 Force OCX27.138-29 Oreo Update manually.

Steps of Installation

Step-1 Download and Install ADB on your PC

Step-2 Copy OTA ZIP to the Installation directory.

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Step-3 Boot your Moto Z Play into Fastboot > Recovery > Stock Recovery

Step-4 Select Apply update through ADB

Step-5 Open ADB on your PC

Step-6 Connect your device to the PC using the micro USB cable.

Step-7 ADB sideload OTA firmware filename.zip.

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Step-8 Press enter and it will start.

Step-9 Wait while the installation process completes.

That’s all you have to do.  If you have any queries let us know through comments.

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