Normally we have seen under Lenovo acquired Motorola not faring well at software updates. However, it seems with Android 10, Motorola is trying to improve the pace at which it is making the software updates available to its users. After a successful stint of beta rollouts for Android 10, the OEM is now pushing the much-awaited stable update. Speaking of which, Motorola One Power is receiving the stable update for Android 10. However, before you all start checking your devices, let us tell you that it is a closed beta which carries version number QPT30.61-18.
Currently, the beta users are receiving the new stable system update. This means it is an incremental rollout. Soon, we can expect other regular users to receive the Android 10 update on their Motorola One Power.
Along with the Android 10 stable update, Motorola One Power is also receiving the December 2019 security patch. Though the beta version carried the October patch, this time Motorola has made sure to surprise the users with the latest December security level update. Not only the latest security patch, but the device is also receiving stability improvements and bug fixes.
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Check for OTA
You can manually look for the availability of the new stable Motorola One Power Android 10 update. As OTA updates follow a phased rollout, so initially a few users will get the new system update. This means some others may have to wait for it. So, go to the Settings App > System. Tap on Check for Updates. You should see notification of the new system update with the latest version number QPT30.61-18. Tap on Download.
Use Wi-Fi to perform the update as system updates are of large file size. Also, make sure to have enough battery so that your device doesn’t succumb to low battery while updating to Android 10.
Android 10 will bring improved navigation gestures with new gestures. Also, there is a system-wide dark mode, individual app privacy control. You will also get a smart reply feature in the native Messages App. To weed out spam messages, you can set keywords, so any message in which that keyword will be automatically labeled as spam. Android 10 has really exciting features to offer.
Steps to Install stable Motorola One Power Android 10
It may happen that some users in certain regions miss out on the automatic stable system update which brings Android 10 for Motorola One Power. So, alternatively, they can install the firmware manually and step up their device software to Android 10.
We have put up some guidelines and tools which will be required for manual installation of firmware.
- The firmware file shared is exclusive for the Motorola One Power only. Don’t try to install it on other Motorola smartphones.
- Make sure to take a full backup of your device (No Root) at first.
- A PC/Laptop with a USB Cable
- Download and Install the latest Motorola USB Drivers on your system.
- You have to install ADB and Fastboot on your PC.
QPT30.61-18 | Download
Basically you will be ADB sideloading the firmware to install the Android 10 update on your Motorola One Power. Below is a detailed guide that will help you out.How to install Stock firmware on any Motorola Smartphone
So, enjoy the latest Android 10 on your Moto One Power and feel free to share your experiences with the new Android OS. We hope that this guide was useful to you.