Today Verizon officially rolled the new OTA build for Moto Z Droid running Android Nougat. This build bumps the version to NCLS25.86-11-4-6-8 which comes with March security patch and also improves the performance and stability. The update comes officially from Verizon to Moto Z Droid in the form of OTA (over the air) which is rolling out via phase wise manner. If you still have not received the update then head to the below guide on How to update Android Nougat for Verizon Moto Z Droid. The update is still based on Android 7.0 Nougat and not Android 7.1 Nougat.
As we speak, Verizon has started rolling out the new OTA (over the air) update for Android 7.0 Nougat via build number NCLS25.86-11-4-6-8 for Verizon Moto Z Droid today. This update will upgrade your phone to the latest March Security Patch on Verizon Moto Z Droid. We always recommend to keep the device up to date with Security release. So make sure to update to keep your device safe as the March Security update has patched a whole host of vulnerabilities in Android.
Install NCLS25.86-11-4-6-8 March Security Patch on Verizon Moto Z Droid
If you have the update notification on your phone, then please make sure you are running Stock Firmware without Root or mods installed. In case if you didn’t receive the update notification, then follow the simple step below to see if you have received the update Verizon Moto Z Droid with NCLS25.86-11-4-6-8 Nougat firmware.
To Check for latest Update, Go to Settings -> About Phone -> Software Updates.
If you have the update then press download and upgrade the OTA to March Security Patch on Nougat on Verizon Moto Z Droid XT1650. To update you must have a proper working Wifi connection on your phone and also make sure to charge your phone to atleast 60% before updating the OTA update on Moto Z Droid XT1650.
If your phone is still running Android 6.0 Marshmallow and you have not received any OTA update then flash the full firmware based Android Nougat firmware on Moto Z Droid first, then later you can update the OTA of March Security Patch on your Moto Z Droid.
To flash the official Android Nougat Firmware on Moto Z Droid, First of all download the Firmware file down below and follow the guide on how to install Android Nougat on Verizon Moto Z Droid.
How To Manually Update Stock Firmware On Verizon Moto Z Droid
- Go to Settings –> About Phone –> Tap on Build Number 7 Times.
- Go to Developer Options –> Enable USB Debugging.
- Download Android Nougat for Moto Z and Z force and save it in Internal storage.
- Now Reboot Verizon Moto Z Droid to Recovery Mode.
- Select Apply Update from SD Card.
- Select the Downloaded ZIP file from SD Card.
- Wait until Installation process Completes.
- Once the Installation completed. Reboot the Phone.
That’s it! You have Updated your Verizon Moto Z Droid using our guide. Now you can check the official update of NCLS25.86-11-4-6-8 March Security Patch on Verizon Moto Z Droid. To check for updates,
Go to Settings -> About Phone -> Software Updates.
Check manually to see if you have the OTA NCLS25.86-11-4-6-8 March Security Patch for Verizon Moto Z Droid.
I hope you followed the steps and successfully upgraded, in case if you have any queries or feedback, then please feel free to update us on our comment section below. Thank you.