As we all know, Motorola made an official announcement last year that it’s Moto G3 Turbo Edition and the standard Moto G3 will not be getting any official Android Nougat updates. Now, I know this announcement came as a huge disappointment for those people who were using Moto G Turbo Edition or standard Moto G3 but what if we told you that you can still get the taste of Android 7.1.1 Nougat on your Moto G3 or Moto G Turbo.Follow the given guide download and install Android 7.1.1 Nougat Ported ROM On Moto G Turbo Edition
Yes, this is indeed possible as shown by “Innfinite4evr”, a reputed developer and an XDA Senior Member who used apart from Moto G4 Play and Moto X Play which recently got an official Android 7.1.1 Nougat update.Now Android 7.1.1 Nougat Ported to Moto G Turbo and we have the downloadable zip file
The new update to Android 7.1.1 Nougat will bring brand new Moto System icons, new boot animation, new camera UI, and a lot of other usual Android 7.1.1 Nougat goodies. Other than the Video recording and Moto Actions bug, this new port is fully functional and stable. If you are compelled by the notion of getting a taste of the Android 7.1.1 Nougat on your Moto G3 or G Turbo.Follow the guide to Manually Update Moto G Turbo to Android 7.1.1 Nougat (Port)
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- This ROM is only for Moto G Turbo Edition
- Your device must be rooted and must have TWRP Recovery Installed.If not follow the guide linked below
- We recommend to take complete backup and proceed.Follow the linked guide to take a full nandroid backup via TWRP recovery
- Maintain 50-60% battery to prevent sudden shutdown between the process.
How To Install Android 7.1.1 Nougat Ported ROM On Moto G Turbo
Step 1.Download the ROM from the download section above.(Filename:merlin_retasia_nougat_7.1.1_by_Innfinite 4evr.zip)
Step 2.Then Download the update zip to your device
Step 3.Backup each and every partition from TWRP Recovery (Check Pre-Requirement Section)
Step 4.Make a full wipe from TWRP Recovery (system, data, cache, dalvik)
Step 5.Select the ROM zip in twrp install menu and swipe to continue (Flashing)
Step 6.Then Select update zip in twrp and swipe to continue.
Step 7.Return to TWRP Recovery’s main menu and do a wipe cache and reboot your device.
Your Moto G Turbo Should boot into Android 7.1.1 Nougat (first boot may take up to 2-4 minutes)