Verizon Note 4

Update: Samsung has reached out to let us know that the Note 4 on Sprint is also getting an update with Gear VR compatibility. The update hasn't been posted to the Sprint support site just yet, but should be arriving shortly.

Original story: Ah ha! And not one day after folks began fretting that their Verizon Galaxy Note 4 wasn't working with the new Samsung Gear VR ... the Verizon Note 4 gets an update to work with the Gear VR. (Among other things.)

Here's the full changelog for software version KTU84P.N910VVRU1ANJ5:

  • Transparent Amazon Widget
  • Compatibility with Gear VR
  • ISIS wallet now changed to Softcard
  • Updated Galaxy Essential widget
  • Screen/font color for non-active items have been made more legible
  • Updated Mobile Hotspot to support Spanish
  • Fixed an error that prevented access to Security under Settings
  • Fixed a compatibility issue between Google Drive and the Office viewer
  • Text can now be selected and copied from any Calendar entry
  • Fixed email notification issues
  • Improved Wi-Fi performance
  • Fixed an error affecting Fingerprint scanning

Snag it now, boys and girls!

Source: Verizon (pdf); More: Note 4 forums