How to Download Garena Free Fire OB29 Update today on Android and iOS: Step-by-step guide

The new OB29 goes live today and here is how you can download the update officially from the google play store and app store.

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The new Free Fire OB29 update is going to be released today with new features and patch notes. Let us see how you can get the new update on your device.

Free Fire is a popular battle royale game on the Mobile gaming platform which drops frequent updates and events to keep players well engaged in the game. All Global servers of Free Fire including the Indian server are down due to maintenance for pushing the new update. For India, the maintenance period has commenced at 9:30 AM this morning and lasts up to 5:45 PM IST.

During the above mentioned time, players cannot be able to access the game to play and will be shown an error message stating “The server will be ready Soon” when they open the game during the maintenance period. There is nothing that we can do but wait until the maintenance period lifts.

After the maintenance period has commenced, the game would be available after a couple of hours on the play store and the app store. This article discusses a step-by-step guide for players to download the new OB29 update.

The server Maintenance start and end time for today (August 4):

Start time: 9:30 AM IST (GMT +5:30) on August 4, 2021

End Time:5:45 PM IST (GMT +5.30) on August 4,2021

How to download the Free Fire OB29 on Play Store?

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Update size: The size of the new update is yet to be revealed

Step 1: Head to the Google Play Store and search for the game ‘Free Fire.’ Click here to visit the download page of Google Play Store.

Step 2: Then, there is an option called ‘Update’ in the green colour background.

Step 3: Click on the option ‘update’ to download the new update from the Google Play Store. The update will be installed automatically after it gets downloaded.

Make sure that you are connected to a stable internet connection before trying to download the Free Fire OB29 update.


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How to download the Free Fire OB29 Update on App Store?

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Step 1: Open the App Store and Search for Free Fire on the search box.

Step 2: The first result will be Free Fire and click on the blue coloured ‘update’ button to update the new patch.

Step 3: Wait until the download process is completed and after installation opens the game and enjoy.

Also, make sure that you have a stable internet connection before downloading the update.


Some of the new features of the OB29 update

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image via Free Fire India official Instagram
  • 1v1 mode in the new game mode
  • a new map in the new mode
  • Clash squad enhancements – request
  • Weapon attachments: AR, SMG
  • Two new characters and a pet
  • A new weapon – AC80
  • Character Adjustments – Jota, Luqueta and Alvaro

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