Verizon LG G5 VS9872EA March 2018 Security Patch (OTA Update)

Verizon LG G5 VS9872EA March 2018 Security Patch (OTA Update): Verizon has started rolling out latest March 2018 security patch update for LG G5 via OTA.The OTA has been rolled out in the US  and only available for Verizon users.This update comes with the latest security patch update which was released by Google in March Security.The update comes with build number VS9872EA and is almost 250mb in size.The update brings some bug fixes along with Krack WiFi Vulnerabilities fix which were available in the previous build.It also brings stability and performance improvements.Thus, you should download and install the update to your Verizon LG G5 which will come as an OTA update to your phone.

LG G5 was the Flagship of 2016 and was launched in February 2016.It is a modular smartphone.The phone comes equipped with a 5.3 inch IPS Quad HD Display.It is powered by a 2.1 GHz Qualcomm SnapdragonTM 820 Processor coupled with 4GB of RAM.It has 32/64 GB of onboard storage.It runs Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow out of the box.It sports Dual Rear Camera (16 MP & 8 MP Wide).

There are two types of Android Software Updates 1) Major Updates like Newer Android Versions Oreo 2) Incremental Updates (Security Patch Updates).Security patch updates are very important for Android devices as they come with many fixes of security issues which keep the device safe from malware attacks.

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About Verizon LG G5 VS9872EA

  • Device Name: LG G5
  • Android version: Android 7.1. Nougat
  • Region: Currently available in the US in Verizon Network
  • Build Number: VS9872EA
  • Android Security Patch Level: 1 March



Manually Update Verizon LG G5 to VS9872EA March 2018 Security Patch

You can manually check for the update from Settings > General  > About Phone  > Update Center.If there is no update showing on your device, then wait for few days for the update to come to your device as it is being released phase-wise manner.


Before installing the updates, make sure your device is connected to a good wifi and your device has more than 50 percent battery life remaining


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