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Battery Low Sprint ZVA update rootable?

I am on complete stock sprint LG g2 and was prompted to install ZVA.

Can I take the OTA and root my phone afterwards without any problems?

Thank you.

Sent from my Sprint LG G2 (LS980) using Tapatalk.

EDIT:
Since no one has replied yet, not sure if it's due to my ignorance or the lack of people who know the answer; but here is what I found.

I got some time to go though the IORoot's script and found the following:
Code:
:SPRROOT
echo Found Sprint LS980 phone!
echo.
echo Checking OTA version...
for /f %%i in ('.\adb.exe shell getprop ro.lge.swversion') do set OTAVER=%%i
if %OTAVER%==LS980ZV7 GOTO SPRstockRoot
if %OTAVER%==LS980ZV8 GOTO SPRstockRoot
if %OTAVER%==LS980ZVA GOTO SPROTARoot
GOTO SPRNoMatch
This is the OTA.
Am I right to say that IORoot will root the OTA (ZVA)?
Current Device:
Phone: Sprint LG G2
Rom: Stock
Kernel: Stock
Method: UnRooted
HBoot:
Recovery:
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Previous devices:
Htc Evo 4G - GB - MikG - Underworld Sense - RA-smelkusMOD
Htc Evo 3D - JB - MiUi v5 - MiRaGe JB - 4Ext Revoery - S-Off JuopunutBear
 
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I am on complete stock sprint LG g2 and was prompted to install ZVA.

Can I take the OTA and root my phone afterwards without any problems?

Thank you.

Sent from my Sprint LG G2 (LS980) using Tapatalk.

EDIT:
Since no one has replied yet, not sure if it's due to my ignorance or the lack of people who know the answer; but here is what I found.

I got some time to go though the IORoot's script and found the following:
Code:
:SPRROOT
echo Found Sprint LS980 phone!
echo.
echo Checking OTA version...
for /f %%i in ('.\adb.exe shell getprop ro.lge.swversion') do set OTAVER=%%i
if %OTAVER%==LS980ZV7 GOTO SPRstockRoot
if %OTAVER%==LS980ZV8 GOTO SPRstockRoot
if %OTAVER%==LS980ZVA GOTO SPROTARoot
GOTO SPRNoMatch
This is the OTA.
Am I right to say that IORoot will root the OTA (ZVA)?
Not first hand knowledge, but I would say your assumption is correct. Seeing as it was just a radio update, I can't imagine it was difficult for them to update the rooting process. I just got my phone and got the OTA and was contemplating the same thing.
LG G2 LS980 Optimus DE 2.2
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P-5113 10.1, SlimKat 4.1

Retired:
HTC EVO 4G LTE Rooted/Stock 4.3
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Default curious too

Just picked up the device today and cant seem to determine if the new update is rootable yet or what method to use, please help out. Thanks
 
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I do belive ioroot 22 works on zva. Do a search in the sprint forum. I rooted zv8 awhile ago. But I'm sure I read ioroot 22 works.
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