Along side US Cellular LG G5, Verizon also started rolling out stock Android 7.0 Nougat update for it’s LG G5 VS987 in USA. The Stock Nougat update for Verizon LG G5 VS987 is carrying build number NRD90U with software version VS98726B and latest security patches. The update brought many new features apart from Nougat update, the menu icon is now placed in the navigation bar keys, the call blocking feature is now embedded in the update. The VS98726B OTA is now live in USA and if you are feeling difficulty in receiving the OTA update try the LG Flashtool method till then manually check for the OTA.
How to update Stock Nougat VS98726B firmware OTA on Verizon LG G5 VS987
To update Verizon LG G5 VS987 on Android 7.0 Nougat VS98726B firmware you don’t need to download multiple file for it, just you need your device and the working internet connection. You must also remember that OTA process works only on Stock devices which means your device is no longer rooted while you searching for latest firmware via OTA. If you think your device is rooted then don’t waste your time switch to alternative firmware update processes or if possible un-root it and then give it a try. But we don’t recommend you to get stuck in such a long un-rooting process just manually if the download link is available. If you think you are all set to go, then
Go to device Settings >> tap on About device >> Software updates.
Now tap it to check the latest available firmware. Upon it’s availability you will be prompted about the update, now what just tap “Download Now” to instantly download the firmware or “Download later” if you wish to download later. Some times it depends on the region too for example, if the update is released for a specific region but you are not present there it will take some delay until firmware update reaches that region.
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