Verizon has begun to issue a new firmware update for the LG VX10000 Voyager. The update bumps firmware version from V03 to V05 on the device.
The Voyager was released within the past month as Verizon’s answer to Apple’s iPhone. The device has generally received acclaim for being one of Verizon’s most advanced devices, but still falling short of iPhone in terms of browser, email, and overall performance.
The new update makes several changes and numerous improvements, including to the web browser, Bluetooth, and battery life. Read more for a complete list. To update your phone, take it to the nearest Verizon Wireless store, but do call first to confirm availability of the update at your store.
Below is the official list of V05 update fixes from Verizon:
Fixed issue with V CAST Music and 4GB+ removable memory read error
Adds ability to reset V CAST Mobile TV client
Update power settings to improve battery life performance
Bluetooth enhancements to audio, pairing, and key tone
Mobile Web – HTML browser enhancements
Fixed to display ï¿½=ï¿½ symbol on the bottom in the calculator for LG Joy font
Fixed to access to keypad through only one step while in a call
Fixed the auto lock setting so that the touch screen will not lock on its own when auto lock is set to off
Fixed to allow ESPN application on external touch screen
Fixed to allow Mobile IM on external touch screen
Fixed to have no difference between the displayed image (to let you know which scene was taken) and the actual saved image, when you take a picture aiming at any moving objects
Fixed when device goes to maps.google.com, the device resets