Lenovo owned Motorola launched Moto G5S Plus smartphone last year. It is one of the best last year mid-range smartphones launched by the company. Motorola promised to Moto G5S Plus users that it will release the Android 8.1 Oreo update. Now today is the day the company officially released Android 8.1 Oreo update for the Moto G5S Plus owners.
The company also confirmed that it rolls out the new update for the Moto G5S Plus that comes with new features, other improvements and Android8.1 Oreo. The new software update brings new features such as multitasking features, improvements to notification controls, and an improved data saver. The phone also gets a new battery saving features, new power menu UI and Bluetooth improvements.
Interesting point is, the new software update brings the June security patch for the Moto G5S Plus. The Moto G5S Plus may the first smartphone to get the June Security patch, Google hasn’t yet released the update yet.
The company rolled out the Android 8.1 Oreo update via OTA (over the air). If you don’t get the OTA notification yet and waiting for the notification, you can also check update manually. Just go to the setting > About phone > System updates > Download and Install. We recommend you when going to install the update, make sure your phone charged up to 50%. It will good if you connect with Wi-Fi network while downloading the update, since this could be a pretty sizable download.