If you own the Verizon Bold 9650 you may have been awaiting the release of a software update, well the official BlackBerry Bold 9650 upgrade to OS 6 is available for download from Verizon’s website here.
The update will bring your Bold 9650 to OS version OS 188.8.131.524, to carry out the update please ensure that you have the latest version of BlackBerry Desktop Manage installed (can be downloaded here), once you have done this head over to this page choose either “Personal” or “Corporate” email and then choose your model from the drop-down menu and a new page will then appear.
On this page you can either carry out a web-based update, if not simply scroll down a little enter your 10-digit Verizon Wireless number and choose which language you want and then download the update file and ensure that the BlackBerry Handheld Device software is closed. Once you have ensured this double click the executable file, follow the on-screen instructions and connect your BlackBerry to your computer via the USB data cable when prompted to, the update process will then start.
The whole process shouldn’t take much longer than 30 minutes if all goes to plan, we recommend backing up your BlackBerry beforehand just in case.
Did the update process go smoothly for you? If so, are you impressed by the changes which the update brings?
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