Finally the Moto X4 owners in Brazil have started receiving the Android Pie soak test update on their devices. The update is released two weeks after the company rolled out Pie soak test for the Indian region. The Android Pie soak test is available to download as build PPW29.69-26 that bumps the firmware version from Android 8.1 Oreo to Android 9.0 Pie. Don’t consider it a full fledged roll out for all users, because it’s a soak test update and rolling out for a limited set of users who have already registered for the soak test update.
Motorola will continue seeding soak test until the stable Pie update is ready to launch which is going to happen in a few weeks from now. The Android Pie Soak test PPW29.69-26 for Moto X4 is live via OTA, you will be getting the OTA knock at your device anytime soon.
It’s needless to mention that the Moto X4 Android Pie Soak test brings goodies of Android Pie including Adaptive Battery feature, App Actions, Adaptive Brightness, new features in Do Not Disturb mode, gesture-based navigation and a lot more. You need to prepare storage for smooth download process. We have also mentioned the screenshots of the update and the manually process to get the OTA on your device if you are a newbie.
Device Name: Moto X4
OS update: Android 9.0 Pie
Build number: PPW29.69-26
Android Security Patch Level: November 2018
If you wish to update your device without waiting for the OTA just follow the steps below.
Download Android Pie Soak Test PPW29.69-26 for Moto X4
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 🙂
The stock Android Pie update for Moto X4 is now rolling out in Europe too, here is the screenshot of the update. The update comes with November 2018 security and a lot more.