Last year was pivotal for Moto 3rd Generation as it was the year in which Motorola made it official that it will not be releasing an official Android Nougat update for Moto 3rd Generation, one of the most popular phones ever. It was a heartbreaking announcement for all Moto 3rd Generation owners because it has been one of the most used smartphones ever since its launch in 2015. Till this date, thousands of Moto G 2015 owners are still waiting and hoping that Motorola might change their decision and give out the Nougat update.Follow the given guide download and install Android 7.1.1 Nougat Ported ROM On Moto G3 (2015)
For those of you, who are unwilling to wait for an official update, we will be showing you how there is an alternative way for getting the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update on your Moto 3rd Gen.
A highly reputed XDA member and developer “althafvly” came up with a lifeline for all the Moto 3rd Gen users. He has come up with a port from the Moto G4 Play and the Moto X Play which recently got an official Android 7.1.1 Nougat update.
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 3rd Generation, then follow the given guide Manually Update Moto G 3rd Generation to Android 7.1.1 Nougat (Port)
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- This ROM is only for Moto G 3rd Generation 2015
- 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 3rd Generation (2015)
Step 1.Download Stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat Ported For Moto 3rd Gen and the ROM Fix zip file from the download section and move the files to your device’s storage
Step 2.Backup each and every partition from TWRP Recovery (Check Pre-Requirement Section)
Step 3.Make a full wipe from TWRP Recovery (system, data, cache, dalvik)
Step 4.Select the Ported ROM zip in TWRP Install menu and swipe to continue (Flashing)
Step 6.Then Select ROM FIX 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 3rd Gen Turbo Should boot into Android 7.1.1 Nougat (first boot may take up to 2-4 minutes)