Download NPSS26.118-19-22 February Security Patch Update for Moto Z2 Play


Last updated on February 27th, 2021 at 12:23 pm

Motorola started pushing the latest Android Security Patch update for the month February 2018 for Moto Z2 Play. The update moves the device software version to NPSS26.118-19-22. Now you can install NPSS26.118-19-22 February Security Patch on Moto Z2 Play.

The update is currently rolling via OTA (Over the air) as we speak. It weighs a mere 74.2 MB. Since it is rolling in a phase-wise manner, it may take some time to reach every user with Moto Z2 Play. The update is still based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and brings the February Security Patch. There is no much information about the changes that included in the latest update.


Moto Z2 Play is a dual SIM smartphone launched in June 2017. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. It runs on 2.2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 processor and 4 GB of RAM. It comes with Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. This device packs a 64 GB of expandable internal storage.  Moto Z2 Play brings a 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel camera on the front.

To Install the February Security Patch on Moto Z2 Play, you must be running Stock Firmware without any root. If you are running the latest update, then you will receive the software version NPSS26.118-19-22 on your phone. First of all, make sure 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 update NPSS26.118-19-22 for Moto Z2 Play, 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, I’M IN and select Wi-Fi or Mobile network to download. Once the download is done, tap INSTALL button to start updating your Moto Z2 Play with NPSS26.118-19-22.

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How to Update NPSS26.118-19-22 February Security Patch Moto Z2 Play

  1. Make sure your device is fully charged and connected to Wi-Fi.
  2. Swipe down from the Notification bar, then tap the Settings icon.
  3. Scroll to and tap About phone > System updates.
  4. Follow the on-screen prompts to download and install the update.
  5. Tap Restart Now after the software installs to automatically restart your device.

To verify the software update

  1. Swipe down from the Notification bar, then tap the Settings icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap About phone.
  3. The device has the latest software if the Android versionBuild number, and Baseband version matches the current update details.

Firmware Details:

  • Release date: February 3, 2018
  • Android version: 7.1.1
  • Security patch level (SPL): February 1, 2018
  • Build number: NPSS26.118-19-22
  • Build fingerprint: 7.1.1 / NPSS26.118-19-22/1


  1. This Update is only for Moto Z2 Play users.
  2. GetDroidTips is not responsible for any damage to your phone while installing this Update.
  3. Take a complete backup of your phone and then proceed.

Remember, your Moto Z2 Play 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 Z2 Play below and flash the Stock Recovery using fastboot mode.


Required Firmware Files

February 2018 security patch update [OTA Zip file] | Download Link Will be Updated Soon

Steps to Install NPSS26.118-19-22 Firmware on Moto Z2 Play

There are basically two methods to update the device to the latest firmware. First one is by recovery method. The second method is by ADB sideload method.

Method-1 [Recovery Method]

  1. First of all, Unlock the bootloader on your phone. If your device is already unlocked, then skip this step.
  2. Now Install and Setup the ADB Fastboot on your PC.
  3. Move the downloaded Moto Z2 Play firmware to adb fastboot folder.
  4. Now boot your Moto Z2 Play into bootloader mode by turning the phone off, press and hold the VOLUME DOWN + POWER button simultaneously for few seconds until you see the bootloader menu on your phone screen.
  5. Once you are in the bootloader menu.
  6. Connect your Moto Z2 Play to PC using USB Cable
  7. Open the ADB Folder where you extracted the firmware file.
  8. In the adb folder, hold the Shift Key (keyboard) and click the Right-click button (mouse) on any empty screen inside the ADB Folder.
  9. You will be seeing this option to open the command window.
  10. Once you see the command screen, now you can type the below command one by one on your PC.
    *(fastboot flash bootloader bootloader.img) -> only when needed!
    fastboot flash modem NON-HLOS.bin
    fastboot flash fsg fsg.mbn
    fastboot erase modemst1
    fastboot erase modemst2
    fastboot flash bluetooth BTFM.bin
    fastboot flash dsp adspso.bin
    fastboot flash logo logo.bin
    fastboot flash boot boot.img
    fastboot flash system system.img_sparsechunk.0
    fastboot flash system system.img_sparsechunk.1
    fastboot flash system system.img_sparsechunk.2
    fastboot flash system system.img_sparsechunk.3
    fastboot flash system system.img_sparsechunk.4
    fastboot flash system system.img_sparsechunk.5
    fastboot flash system_b system_b.img_sparsechunk.0
    fastboot flash system_b system_b.img_sparsechunk.1
    fastboot flash system_b system_b.img_sparsechunk.2
    fastboot flash system_b system_b.img_sparsechunk.3
    fastboot flash oem oem.img
    fastboot erase cache
    fastboot erase carrier
    fastboot erase ddr
    fastboot reboot

Now let’s look at the second method.

Method-2  [ADB Sideload]

How To Install Latest February Firmware Update on Moto Z2 Play By ADB Sideload Method

So, that’s it. There you are. Now you have successfully flashed the latest February 2018 security patch update on Moto Z2 Play.

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