How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0


Updating your Acer Predator 8 to the latest Android version is very recommended. Not only you are getting new features, but you are also making your Acer Predator 8 secure by updating to the latest security patch. In this tutorial, we are going to show Step by Step Tutorial How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0.

How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0

Note and Disclaimer

There are 2 methods on How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0, the manual and the automatic method. The automatic method is using official OTA (over the air) from your Acer Predator 8. Make sure to follow the step accordingly.

How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0

Pre-requirements

– Make sure to backup your Acer Predator 8 before performing the backup
– Make sure your Acer Predator 8 is on Charge or have at least 60% battery power left

Step by step tutorial How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0 Automatically via OTA (Over the Air):

1. Go to Setting on your Acer Predator 8
2. Click on About Menu
3. Go to Software Update Menu
4. Click on Check for Update
5. If the update is available, click Update Now and wait for the update to download and install (around 30 minutes)
How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0
6. If there is no update available, update your Acer Predator 8 manually by following the tutorial below

Step by step tutorial How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0 Manually:

1. Download the latest Android firmware file for your Acer Predator 8
Download Android Oreo 8.0 Image File for Acer Predator 8 (Link Updated March 21st, 2019)

2. Make sure you have Custom Recovery (TWRP) installed on your Acer Predator 8.
If not, follow tutorial on How to Install Custom Recovery on Acer Predator 8
3. Turn of your Acer Predator 8
4. Press the Volume Up and Power key simultaneously to enter TWRP Custom Recovery
How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0
5. Go to Wipe, Advance Wipe, Check All the Boxes and press Wipe
6. Now transfer the file you just Downloaded for your Acer Predator 8 from step 1 using Fastboot or ADB. Read Also: How to Setup ADB and Fastboot on your Acer Predator 8

7. Go to Install tab on your Acer Predator 8, and browse for Firmware file, and press Install
8. Wait for process to Install (around 15 minutes)

Thats it the tutorial on How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0. Your Acer Predator 8 is now on the latest Android version. If you have any question regarding How to Upgrade Acer Predator 8 to Android Oreo 8.0, let us know in the discussion feed below.