Moto G6 Plus (codenamed evert) is the latest generation of Moto G series which came out of the box with Android 8.1 Oreo. Currently, it is now receiving the November 2019 security patch. With this update, the OEM is pushing a new build number PPWS29.116-16-15 to the device over-the-air.
In case the users want an instant upgrade to the November patch on their Moto G6 Plus, then we have got the OTA zip file for the same. Simply download the OTA firmware and flash it using a simple method as illustrated by us. It’s that simple. So, check it out if you are not keen on automatic OTA updates.
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Check for OTA Update
Though server-initiated updates are making their way over-the-air, not everyone may get this update right away. OTAs are rolled out in phase. So, instead of waiting for your phase, why not try to capture it manually.? To do this,
Go to the Settings > System > Advanced > System Updates. You can run a check for the latest update. If the new software bearing the build number PPWS29.116-16-15 then download it by following the on-screen instructions. Using a Wi-Fi to download the update is recommended as it will save your carrier data charges. Keep in mind to have over 50% of the battery charge on your device. Installing a new update on the low battery is not recommended.
Steps to Install November 2019 Security patch for Moto G6 Plus (PPWS29.116-16-15)
If you’re not receiving the software OTA updates on your Moto G6 Plus handset and now you want to install the firmware manually, check out the full installation guide below. Meanwhile, before diving into that, make sure to follow all the pre-requirements as well.
- The firmware file supported for the Moto G6 Plus (evert) model only. Don’t try to install it on other devices.
- Take a full backup of your device (No Root) at first.
- You will require a PC/Laptop and a USB Cable as well.
- Download and Install the latest Motorola USB Drivers on your PC.
- It is important to install ADB and Fastboot tools on your system.
PPWS29.116-16-15 | Download [zip file]
Instructions to Install PPWS29.116-16-15 Firmware
You have to install the firmware using the ADB sideloading method. To know more about the process and how to do it, follow the guide interlinked below. Follow the same guide to flash the latest firmware on Moto G6 Plus and step up its security level to that of November 2019.How to install stock firmware on Moto G6 Plus by ADB Sideloading
We hope that this guide was helpful to you. So, now you can easily install November 2019 security patch on your Moto G6 Plus.