Updated on June 02, 2020: Today Motorola started rolling the May 2020 security patch for Moto G6 Plus. It is now live with version PPWS29.116-11-23 which brings no major changes except security patch. Here we have given the download and installation guide to install the (PPWS29.116-11-23) May 2020 Patch update on Moto G6 Plus.
Lenovo-owned Motorola brand has started pushing a new software update for the Moto G6 Plus (codenamed evert). The new software update comes with a software version PPWS29.116-20-16 based on Android 9.0 Pie. It basically bundled with the latest January 2020 Security Patch. Now, if you’re a Moto G6 Plus user and want to upgrade your device to the latest version, you can download and install Moto G6 Plus January 2020 Patch from the guide below with all the requirements and links.
The new Android Security Patch January 2020 brings system security improvements that fixed a vulnerability in the Media framework that could enable a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. So, it’s highly recommended to upgrade your device to the latest security patchset for improved security. As the update is making its way via OTA in batches, it may take a couple of days or more to hit all the units. Meanwhile, you can check for OTA updates manually on your handset.
Check Software Update (OTA)
You should head over to the device Settings > About Phone > System updates to check whether a new software update is available or not. If you receive the OTA update notification, tap on YES, I’M IN option and wait for the complete installation. Make sure that you’ve connected your device to a Wi-Fi network and charge it fully.
Now, if in case, you’re not receiving the OTA update for some unfortunate reasons, you can follow the full guide below to install the firmware on your Moto G6 Plus (Codename: evert).