Install Android 7.0 Nougat OTA Update Manually on Moto G4 Plus (XT1643)

Motorola has started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update (build number NPJ25.93-11) for Moto G4 Plus (XT1643) In India. As the OTA (over the air) update is rolling out in phases, not all will get the update immediately. Users need to wait few more days to get it on their G4 Plus. However, if you have any issue updating the OTA, here is how to manually install the Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update on Moto G4 Plus (XT1643) Indian variant.

The new update brings Android 7.0 Nougat, new features like multi-window, bundled notification, general bug fixes as well as several improvements in both performance and battery life to Moto G4 Plus XT1643. Also, this update includes November Android security patches. Once you installed this update, you will feel a more fast, fluid and touch responsive Moto G4 Plus.


In this guide, we show you how to install Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update manually on Moto G4 Plus Dual-SIM (India) XT1643. Note that to install this update (build number NPJ25.93-11), iour Moto G4 Plus should be running on official Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Though you can install the OTA manually, without losing your device warranty, the safest way to update your device to newer software version is by going to Settings -> About phone -> System updates.

How to Install Android 7.0 Nougat OTA Update on Moto G4 Plus (XT1634) Manually

1. Download the Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update Zip file for Moto G4 Plus XT1634 from here/source.

2. Transfer the zip file to your phone’s SD card

3. Now, turn off your phone and boot into stock recovery mode (press and hold Power + Volume Down button few seconds)

4. In stock recovery, choose Apply update from SD card and then select the zip you have copied to your SD card.

Reboot your phone and enjoy Android 7.0 Nougat. Leave your views about this update in the comment section below (source – XDA)

Kannan is a computer and Android enthusiast, a blogger by passion and a tech freak. His always ready-to-help attitude, knowledge and hard work is what drives him.


  1. Himanshu Mehta

    Mar 5, 2017 at 12:40 pm


    I have manually updated by Moto G4 Plus to Android 7. The patch shows October 2016 and build number shows as NPJ25.75-2. Now, there December16 patch is available in the market for moto G4 Plus in India and I am unable to fetch.

    When shall i receive the update for my Moto g4 plus in India with December 16 or later patches?

    • Kannan

      Mar 5, 2017 at 3:41 pm

      If your device is locked and stock, you will receive the update

      • RISHAB

        Mar 29, 2017 at 12:46 am

        Its not showing in auto update. Every time i clicked on OTA update they show me you got the latest version. But in market there is already a new patch available.

  2. Sundeep

    Feb 23, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    Will it void warranty if we install manually..
    Can I get feature OTA updates if we install manually…

    • Kannan

      Feb 24, 2017 at 2:34 pm

      It will not void your device warranty and should get future update

  3. Lakshay

    Jan 20, 2017 at 2:19 am

    When i m doing this it is showing installation aborted

    • Kannan

      Jan 20, 2017 at 8:48 am

      To install OTA update, your device should be running latest version of stock rom, stock recovery and unlocked bootloader.

  4. Amartya

    Dec 13, 2016 at 9:46 pm

    Zip file not opening in drive

    • Kannan

      Dec 14, 2016 at 9:57 am

      contact the support forum at source link

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