Finally after Motorola’s official announcement, we got our hands on the official Android 7.1.1 Nougat firmware file as released as Soak test for Moto X Play. You can easily install official Android 7.1.1 Nougat update via TWRP and fastboot, the TWRP recovery flashable file is the TWRP backup of stock Nougat update all you need to do is just restore it via TWRP recovery. (specially for the users who have a rooted Moto X Play with TWRP recovery and unlocked bootloader).
The official Android 7.1.1 Nougat firmware for Moto X Play brings multiple new features, improvements and updated security patch. You can see the detailed change log of Android 7.1.1 Nougat for Moto X Play below mentioned on the Motorola forum.
Official Android 7.1.1 Nougat for Moto X Play change log:
Official Android 7.1.1 Nougat for Moto X Play firmware details:
Device name: Moto X Play
Compatible models: XT1562/1563
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Build number: lux_retasia_ds-userdebug 7.1.1 NPD26.35
Security Patch Level (SPL): 1 May 2017
Kernel Version: 3.10.49-eng-gb168d77
Tue May 16 15:13:37 IST 2017
Some screenshots from the firmware
Process to install official Android 7.1.1 Nougat on Moto X Play via TWRP recovery
Your device bootloader should be unlocked or follow this guide to unlock it.
TWRP recovery must be installed on it or follow this guide to install TWRP recovery on Moto X Play.
Download official Android 7.1.1 Nougat zip for Moto X Play. Grab it here
Connect your device to PC and transfer the downloaded zip file on your device storage.
Turn off your device completely and reboot into recovery mode.
That’s it! Give us your feedback, if you find any difficulty please feel free to contact us.