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LG Optimus S™

LG Optimus S™ Froyo Software Package

Download the latest Froyo software for the Optimus S.
Note: Performing this system update will result in a device reset, removing all contacts and account information. To retain your contacts, please visit a full-service Sprint store to perform this update.
  • To retain your contacts, prior to the update please follow these steps to Export your contacts: Open Contacts > Press Menu > Import/Export > Export Contacts > Press OK at the pop-up.
  • After the update is complete please follow these steps to Import your contacts. Import Contacts: Open Contacts > Press Menu > Import/Export > Import Contacts > Import All vCard files.
Follow these instructions to install the Froyo software:
  • Make sure your device has a full charge before performing this update.
  • Make sure you have an SD card in the phone (go to Menu > Settings > SD Card & Phone Storage).
  • Download the file (via the Download link below) "update.zip" to your PC Desktop.
  • Make sure that you have installed the LG drivers on your PC. The drivers can be found here: http://www.lg.com/us/support/mc-support/mobile-phone-support.jsp.
    • Click on Mobile Drivers.
    • Select the Sprint LGALS670.zip (Sprint Android Drivers for XP, Vista, and Win7) package.
    • Select LGLS670 folder.
    • Double click on "LGUnitedMobileDriver_S498CA21_WHQL_ML_Ver_2.1.exe".
    • Follow the onscreen set up wizard instructions.
  • Connect your LG Optimus to your PC via the micro USB cable and select the option to "Turn on USB Storage".
  • Open the folder to view files on your device and place "update.zip" from your desktop onto your SD card.
  • Once the file is copied, turn off the USB storage on the device, disconnect the device from the PC and power off the device.
  • Now press the Volume Down key, Home key (on the front of the device), and Power key simultaneously for 5-10 seconds until you see an Android recovery screen.
  • Navigate on the screen with the Side Volume keys to highlight the second option, "apply sdcard:update.zip".
  • Press the Menu key on the front of the device after highlighting that selection to begin the software installation.
  • After 2-3 minutes, select "wipe data/factory reset" using the Side Volume keys and press the Menu key to select this option.
  • Highlight the line "Yes -- delete all user data" by using the Side Volume keys and press the Menu key to select this option.
  • Press the Volume Down key to highlight "reboot system now" and press the Menu key to select this option.
  • The update process should automatically power cycle the device.
  • Once rebooted, verify the process was successful by navigating to Menu > Settings > About Phone and confirm the software version is "LS670ZVD".
If you experience any issues performing this installation, please visit your nearest full-service Sprint retail store for assistance.
Technical Specifications:
Dated: 10/03/2011
Software Version: LS670ZVD
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