Moto Z Play Android 7.1.1 Nougat update released with June security patch
Motorola is released a new software update to Moto Z Play
which makes it the company’s first handset to receive the Android 7.1.1 Nougat in the US.
The new update, in addition to the Android 7.1.1 Nougat, brings with it a bunch of other changes which include, security patches and stability improvements among others.
Also, the update installs Duo — Google’s video calling app on your smartphone. Then there are monthly Android security patches until June 1st which gets rid of the system vulnerabilities from your smartphone if any.
Once you install the update, you will be able to utilize Android 7.1.1 features. The changelog mentions that the update will bring many enhancements to the phone such as new multitasking features, improved notification controls, and better data saver and battery features.
As is the case with any software update, there are a bunch of bug fixes and stability improvements. The company has also updated the Moto Mods platform to the version 2.
It may take some time to popup notification of latest update appear on your device. Whereas the update is released in phases will take some time to reach your region. If you have not received the update yet then you can check for update manually using below steps:
- Open the Settings menu for your Android.
- Scroll to the bottom of the menu and tap About device.
- Tap System updates.
- Tap Check for update.
- Tap OK if asked to confirm.
- Wait while your device checks for updates.
- Tap Download or Yes if an update is available.
Before installing the software update make sure to sufficiently charge the phone at least 60% and stay connected to Wi-fi connection otherwise you will have to download pay for data package.