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How Do I Update Android Phone to the Latest OS?

Oct 28, 2015 11:00 am / Posted by Amy to Android Phone Topics
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Nowadays, Android devices have grasped a large share in the mobile market. In response to the needs of Android mobile users, Android system keeps updating on a regular basis to provide more advanced functions. Generally speaking, the newest version of Android system generally contains stronger ability to fix bugs and introduce new features. And that possibly explain why there are so many people prefer updating their Android device to the latest version whenever the newest Android OS is released to the public. So do you know how to safely upgrade to the latest Android system? Actually, this can be done within your Android phone within a few simple clicks. But before that, you have to do some prep work to ensure the successful upgrade of your Android device.

First of all, you have to make sure that your Android phone is at least 70% charged, if not fully. Or otherwise, your Android phone will possibly fail to a successful upgrade due to power failure. More importantly, you need to backup Android files to computer in case of data loss during the system upgrade. In this case, you will need an efficient software like Vibosoft Android Mobile Manager (Windows/Mac) at your hand. With this software, you can quickly transfer a large amount of files from Android to computer without quality losses. Moreover, this software allows you to transfer important files stored in the internal memory like contacts and messages from Android phone to computer as a backup. Below is the free trial version of this software:



After having done these things to prepare for updating Android OS, you can begin right now! Just follow the below steps to get the latest system of your Android phone.

Detailed Steps on Updating to the Latest Android Operating System

Step 1. Open your Android phone. Then find the "Settings" folder on your Android phone and then enter the folder. Now, switch the "Wifi" on. After that, select the "About Phone" option to continue.

Step 2. Now, enter the "System updates" option in the About phone screen. After that, you will see the below interface, informing you of the status if your system upgrade. Now, click the "Check now" option to continue.

Step 3. In a few seconds, you will see an interface inquiring for your permission of updating Android OS. Don't hesitate to hit the option of "Update&Restart". After that, you just need to wait for the process to be finished. Once your Android system has been successfully updated, your mobile phone will be automatically restarted, so you can truly enjoy the wonderful journey of the new Android operating system.

Bonus: You might want to know how to root your Android phones or how to speed up Android devices.

Write in the End:

No matter when and what Android system is released, you can follow the exact steps to update your Android operating system. But if unfortunately you lose your important files during the upgrade process, you can rely on Vibosoft Dr. Mobile for Android to get back your lost data from Android within a few simple clicks!

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