These last weeks most of the flagships of the major US carries have been getting the long awaited update. Android 5.0 Lollipop has already been released for the HTC One devices (Sprint, an T-Mobile versions) and the Galaxy S5 (Sprint and Verizon). Motorola had already release the update on November for the Moto X and Moto G, almost at the same time that the Nexus family were updated to Lollipop.
AT&T had already updated their LG G3, and now Sprint has also announced the OTA update. Below, you can check the changelog posted on Sprint newsroom:
Material Design for fluid animation, multicolored themes and 3D views More efficient battery use
Android™ TV support
Notifications on the lock screen and customizable options with prioritized notifications for events, reminders, messages and calls
Updated Lock Screen features allow users to quickly access notifications and active apps
Enhanced low vision and color blind capabilities for added Accessibility
Integrated location menu enables users to easily activate GPS, Wi-Fi and mobile networks, while simultaneously checking the battery usage of apps running location service capabilities
Enhanced Messaging with Google Hangouts™ support for SMS and MMS and a larger
assortment of updated Emoji icons
Upgraded Google Mobile Service™ apps automatically back up photos and video and can open, view, rename and share Google Docs and files
This is a major update, so make sure you are connected to a Wi-Fi network before starting to download the file. And of course, check that you have enough battery to go throught the whole installation.
To manually check for the update, go to “Settings” and tap on “System updates”. Once there, go to “Update LG software” and tap on “Check now”. If the file is available, you will find the option to start the download, and when it is completed, you can just proceed to install it.
After the installation, the phone will restart, and you start enjoying the new Android 5.0 Lollipop on your LG G3!
You can find all the details at Sprint Newsroom.