For owners of Samsung phones on a Verizon plane, The Verizon Wireless Software Upgrade Assistant for Samsung can be used as an alternative to OTA (over the air) updates.
As a wizard interface, this wireless software upgrade assistant allows you to progress with an update in a simple and easy fashion. When updating a Samsung phone, all of your data, apps and settings will remain in place while this application only updates the phone's firmware and base software.
An important thing about updating your phone's firmware is that certain security features will also be up-to-date and of course, Android features from Google will also be added or updated.
Using Verizon Wireless Software Upgrade Assistant for Samsung on a Windows PC instead of on a phone can also save on your data plan as updates can often eat up over 500MB from your data plan.
Overall, an easy-to-use application from Verizon and Samsung that makes updating a phone a breeze.
Verizon Wireless Software Upgrade Assistant is software which can update phone firmware.Compability and license
Verizon Wireless Software Upgrade Assistant is licensed as freeware for the Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from mobile phone tools without restrictions. Verizon Wireless Software Upgrade Assistant 3.17.601 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Verizon. This download is distributed as Verizon_EUT_Installer_0601.zip.
We have tested Verizon Wireless Software Upgrade Assistant 3.17.601 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.