Finally Motorola begins rolling out Android 8.1 Oreo update for Moto G5 (cedric). The Moto G5 stock Oreo Android 8.1 update is released as build OPP28.85-16, if you own a Moto G5 you will be receiving the update anytime soon. Android Oreo soak test update is released for Moto G5 and G5 Plus device two months back now this is the first stable Android 8.1 Oreo build with August 2018 security released for Moto G5 owners in India and other countries.
Android 8.1 Oreo OPP28.85-16 for Moto G5: Features
The Android 8.1 Oreo OPP28.85-16 for Moto G5 comes with numerous enhancements over Android 8.0 Oreo, mainly update comes with August 2018 security patch and stability improvements. Other tweaks include, new options to switch dark and light themes regarding wallpaper change, Pixel 2 Launcher, Redesigned Power Menu, new Shutdown and Reboot Animation, Round Status bar Icons, and Setting and slide three fingers for screenshot Moto Action. Below we have mentioned the details and features Android 8.1 Oreo for Moto G5 and the process to get it on your device.
Device Name: Moto G5
OS update: Android 8.1.0 Oreo
Build number: OPP28.85-16
Android Security Patch Level: August 01, 2018
Update size: 1GB
Download OPP28.85-16 Android 8.1 Oreo for Moto G5
Sign in with your Account in the Motorola Feedback Network or signup if you are new user. Once you signed in just follow the instructions below to update Oreo on your device.
Tap the Settings icon in the apps drawer.
In the Setting menu, head to the “About phone” section.
Now select tap on “System updates” and check for the available system updates.
Tap on Download if it notifies you of the update, and let it install automatically.
As we mentioned above that only stock un-rooted device is eligible for the update, don’t waste your device waiting for the OTA if your device is rooted, it will never gonna happen you need to switch to manual firmware installation.
Note: If you get OTA update right on your device, then before installing the update it is mandatory to charge your device minimum at 60% to avoid shut down. Good Luck 🙂