Verizon Posts Galaxy Note 3 OTA Update Documents On Its Website


Verizon has posted the official update documents for its first major upgrade for Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 3. The paperwork reveals that update version SM-N900V is scheduled to bring some new applications in addition to a truckload of new features and bug fixes, including a repair for the annoying issue which caused emails to randomly stop syncing.

The Note 3 is arguably the best super-sized Android-powered smartphone on the market, which packs a stunning 5.7-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920, a Snapdragon 800 or Exynos Octa Core processor (market dependant), an Adreno 330 GPU, 3GB of RAM, 16GB/32GB/64GB of internal storage (expandable up to 64GB via microSD), a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera and a 3,200 mAh battery.

Furthermore, the handset also ships with some of Samsung’s latest and greatest software features, including; My Magazine, Advanced Multi Window, Pen Window, Air Command, Scrapbook, Action Memo and S Finder.

The full changelog for the upcoming over-the-air update can be seen below:

Pre-loaded apps:

  • MyInfoZone widget
  • VMware
  • Verizon Support & Protection (VSP) version 2.0.0
  • Verizon Cloud

Resolved Issues:

  • Incoming call displays Picture Me on
  • screen when using Call Waiting
  • Handwriting data entry issue for email and SMS messages has been resolved
  • Email sync issue has been fixed and connectivity has been improved
  • BT audio continues after a call is missed
  • Mobile Hotspot reliability has been improved
  • Samsung keyboard crash issue has been resolved
  • Notification Panel responsiveness has been improved


  • Voicemail Notification has an Urgent Priority notification

Improved Areas:

  • Connectivity
  • Sound quality

Sadly, Verizon did not officially announce a date for the rollout of this upgrade, we can assume that its imminent though seeing as operators usually post these documents on their websites just before they roll out the update.