Today Motorola started rolling out the latest update for Moto G5 Plus which carries the latest security patch for the month of August. The update has started rolling to all Moto G5 Plus users in the USA running Android 7.0 Nougat with build version number NPN25.137-83. Earlier we had shared May Security Patch for Moto G5 Plus. The update is pushed via OTA for all Moto G5 Plus running Stock Nougat Firmware. Along with Security Patch update, the update also improves the emergency calling function, bug fixes, and other improvements.
Moto G5 Plus was launched at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February. The smartphone packs a mid-range specs with an affordable price. The new update is still based on Android 7.0 Nougat and no major changes with build NPN25.137-83. If you are wondering whether your device would receive Android Oreo, Check out this full list of the supported device which will receive official Android Oreo update.
Download Install NPN25.137-83 August Security On Moto G5 Plus
This update is still based on Android 7.0 Nougat and not on Android 7.1 Nougat. There is nothing new in this update except the August Security update with build number NPN25.137-83 for Moto G5 Plus. Even though, we recommend to always keep your phone up to date with the latest security update. So make sure to update to keep your device safe as the August Security update has patched a whole host of vulnerabilities in Android.
The new update of August Security via update NPN25.137-83 for Moto G5 Plus comes with some improvements in the overall ROM and stability with August security update.
Before hitting the download two things need to be ensured. First, your device needs to be connected to a WiFi network and second, your device’s battery needs to be fully charged
If you still waiting for this new August Security via update NPN25.137-83 for Moto G5 Plus, Go to Settings –> About Phone–> System updates to see if you have an Over-The-Air update. If your phone has received the latest OTA update, then tap YES, IM IN and select Wi-Fi or Mobile network to download. Once the download is done, tap on INSTALL button to start updating your Moto G5 Plus with NPN25.137-83. Before updating the August Security on Moto G5 Plus, first of all, you need a WiFi connection to download and please make sure your battery has enough juice.
If you have not received any update, then you can download the OTA update from our below download link. The Update comes with 115MB size. You can manually update the OTA instead of waiting for OTA to hit your phone. To update manually with NPN25.137-83 on Moto G5 Plus can take only 8-10 minutes approximately. Read the steps below on How to Update the latest OTA updates on Moto G5 Plus manually.
- This Update is only for Moto G5 Plus users.
- GetDroidTips.com is not responsible for any damage to your phone while installing this Update.
- Take a complete backup of your phone and then proceed.
Remember, your Moto G5 Plus must have a Stock Recovery in order to flash this update. If you don’t have a stock Recovery, then download the stock recovery for Moto G5 Plus below and flash the Stock Recovery using fastboot mode.
I hope you have successfully flashed NPN25.137-83 August Security On Moto G5 Plus.