Along side Google, Essential also drops the latest monthly security patch for it’s Essential Phone. The new update brings September 2018 security patch for the device along with audio fixes and other system enhancements. Arriving as build PPR1.180905.036 the September 2018 update for Essential Phone is based on Android 9.0 Pie and is live as we speak. If you own an Essential Phone and want to update your device on latest firmware just head to the installation instruction below.
PPR1.180905.036 September 2018 update for Essential: Details
Device Name: Essential Phone
Device Model: PH-1
OS update: Android 9.0 Pie
Build number: PPR1.180905.036
Android Security Patch Level: September 1, 2018
Install September 2018 PPR1.180905.036 update on Essential Phone PH-1
The update is heading to the eligible devices, if you think your device is un-rooted then the OTA is heading to your phone anytime soon. If you think you got zero patience in your DNA then head to the process mentioned below.
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 is 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 🙂