Finally LG V20 units on Verizon network are finally getting Android 8.0 Oreo update in the US. Stock Oreo update for LG V20 has been around for a while now, but Verizon is rolling out the update now. AT&T has already released Oreo update for it’s LG V20 devices, well it’s better late then never. The update is rolling out now as we speak, we have posted below the screenshot of the update. Verizon LG V20 Official Oreo update is released as software version VS99520a. For more details head to the firmware detail section below.
Verizon LG V20 Oreo Android 8.0 features:
The update brings major jump from Nougat to Oreo and also brings goodies of Oreo including Picture In Picture Mode, Auto-fill, better Notification handling, Homepage improvements, smart font options and improved battery and a lot more.
Device Name: LG V20
Device Model: vs995
OS update: Android 8.0 Oreo
Software version: VS99520a
Android Security Patch Level: August 01, 2018
How to install Official Oreo VS99520a KDZ on Verizon LG V20
The update is heading to the eligible devices, if you think your device is un-rooted then the OTA is heading to your phone anytime soon. If you think you got zero patience in your DNA then head to Settings > About device section and there check for latest system updates if available.
As we mentioned above that only stock un-rooted device is eligible for the update, don’t waste your device waiting for the OTA if your device is rooted, it will never gonna happen you need to switch to manual firmware installation.
Note: If you get OTA update right on your device, then before installing the update it is mandatory to charge your device minimum at 60% to avoid shut down.
Download and install Stock Oreo build VS99520a KDZ on Verizon LG V20
Download the firmware KDZ from this link (link will be active soon)
Save the firmware file in a separate folder.
Once you are prepared for the installation just follow this guide to start flashing the official Oreo update KDZ file on Verizon LG V20 via flashtool.
That’s it! Give us your feedback about the Oreo experience on Verizon LG V20 and stay tuned for more updates!