Verizon LG G6 VS988 Android 9.0 Update now available

Verizon LG G6 VS988 finally received the Android 9.0 Pie Update

LG official is rolling out the 14th Software Update for the Verizon LG G6 VS988, which brings the OS Upgrade to Android 9.0 PIE.

An LG G6 VS988 user on Reddit has already installed the update via OTA.

[Verzion today posted the details of the Update on its official support website]

System Update 14

The details:

Release date: 09/24/2019
Android™ Security Patch Level: August 1, 2019
Software Version: VS98830a

What’s changing:

This software update upgrades your phone to Android 9.0 Pie and includes the following enhancements:

Home touch buttons with a gesture:

Swipe up on the Home button to switch to Overview or App drawer. Swipe right to move to the most recently used app.

Use the Volume keys for media:

Changes what the Volume keys adjust by default from ringtone volume to media volume.

Lockdown option:

Puts the phone into  the state where biometrics cannot be used

Sadly, The Update is now available via OTA only. Maybe days later, you can use Verizon LG Upgrade Assitant Tool or LG Bridge to install the Update.

LG official has not released the stock kdz firmware based on Android 9.0 Pie for the Verizon LG G6 VS988 smartphone. We will post it here when it is available for download.

Stay Tuned.