Verizon Now Rolling Out Build JSS15J Update For The Galaxy Note 3


Last night, Verizon posted the official update documents for its first major upgrade for Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 3, and now, less than 24 hours later, Big Red is in the process of pushing out this much-anticipated stability update (build JSS15J.N900VVRUBMJE) to all handsets located in the United States.

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.

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

If you own a Verizon-branded Galaxy Note 3 and have not yet received the over-the-air update, you can head into “Settings,” then “About Device,” and select “Check for Updates” to manually scan for the upgrade. Alternatively, you can wait for the push notification to be pushed to your device, prompting you to download and install the update.