Verizon updates LG V20 today, has a slew of OTA updates set for tomorrow

Verizon updates LG V20 today, has a slew of OTA updates set for tomorrow
Verizon sent out an update today for the LG V20, which contains the November Android security patch and software version VS99518A. Tomorrow, we expect to see Big Red push out updates to the Samsung Galaxy S7, Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, the LG G6, the Moto Z2 Force and the Moto Z Play. Outside of the LG V20's support page, the nation's largest carrier has yet to update the pages for the other smartphones receiving their OTA updates on Tuesday.

If you own any of these models and you're a Verizon subscriber, once you receive a notification telling you that the update has arrived on your handset, make sure that you are connected to a Wi-Fi signal before starting the updating process. Additionally, make sure the battery is fully charged before downloading and installing the new files.

Chances are, all of the phones getting updated tomorrow are also receiving the latest Android security patch. Some of the models are way behind. For example, this will be the first update for the Verizon branded LG G6 since the dog days of August, which means that the phone is months behind with the July security update that the model currently sports. Whatever you do, do not daydream about this update containing Android 8 (Oreo), because that is what we would call a pipe dream. And the last thing you want to feel is disappointment.

source:  Verizon  (1), (2) via Droid-Life

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5 Comments

1. Phullofphil

Posts: 1829; Member since: Feb 10, 2009

Glad to see updates going out to non brand new phones.

2. midhath93

Posts: 15; Member since: Jun 23, 2014

Great Job LG. My brother's V10 got an update recently as well.

3. Bozzor

Posts: 248; Member since: May 02, 2012

This phone is amazing value these days: replaceable battery, Snapdragon 820 CPU, 4GB RAM, SD card, superb 5.7 QHD screen, excellent audio and call quality...and well under $400 if you shop around.

4. lallolu

Posts: 733; Member since: Sep 18, 2012

LG V20 is currently the most complete phone.

5. wmkit

Posts: 4; Member since: Feb 08, 2015

Yesterday received OTA update V10i-SEA-XX for LG V20 h990DS.

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