moto z3 - Install Device Software Update

Caution Caution:

  • Battery level requirements:
    • minimum of 40% (not charging)
    • minimum of 20% (while charging)
  • A system update won't be received while roaming.


Note Notes:

  • An active Verizon Wireless 4G LTE SIM card is necessary to complete the update.
  • A system update can also be done over a Wi-Fi network or via the Software Upgrade Assistant (SUA).
  • If prompted to update the device, skip to step 3.


  1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access all apps.
  2. Tap Settings Settings icon.
  3. Tap System updates System updates icon.
  4. From the System update history prompt, tap Check for new system update.
  5. If prompted, tap OK.
  6. If an update is available, tap Download.
    Note If prompted with 'Your system is up to date', no update is necessary.


Note If the device gets stuck in the boot-up process after installing an update, a factory data reset is required. Make sure the Google credentials are known prior to doing the reset as they are required to complete the reset process.

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