The Zopo ZP998 might be a smartphone piece of hardware, but it is really suffering from a buggy OS which is causing no end of problems for users! Thankfully an update has been rolled out which promises to fix things.
The update has been rolled out as an OTA (over the air) update meaning users should be able to head in to their system settings and search for the new firmware and dowload over WIFI. Zopo say that their latest update to the octacore Zopo ZP998, firmware number 0218 will fix some of the bugs the phone suffers from. Zopo haven’t released a changelog or mentioned which bugs they have targeted but it is safe to assume they won’t have fixed them all just yet.
How to update your Zopo ZP998 to firmware O218?
Before updating your phone ensure the following;
- At least 512mb of free space on your memory card.
- WIFI connection.
- A fully charged battery.
To update to the latest firmware version on your octacore Zopo ZP998 perform the following;
- Go in to the system update app
- Check for updates.
- Download update.
- Once downloaded hit update now.
- Wait for the update to finish.
As you can imagine a lot of Zopo ZP998 owners have been waiting for this so there have been some issues with downloading the update, so if it appears it is taking along time just keep with it and wait.
We’re going to keep an eye on the news to see what changes firmware O218 brings to the Zopo ZP998. Let’s keep our fingers crossed for some good news!
If you have managed to update your Zopo ZP998 then please let us know if the new ROM fixes your problems your phone in the comments section.
Thanks to Alex for the tip!