LG has withdrawn from the smartphone market, but promises to improve the release of software updates. Can LG smartphone owners breathe a sigh of relief?
After many years of being lost and months of rumors LG This was officially announced Smartphone production discontinued. Koreans are slowly withdrawing from the mobile market and will no longer produce smart phonesAnd Tablets And Wearing devices.
Right after the announcement of this decision, LG smartphone owners were definitely wondering What about software and service updates. Luckily LG will never leave its customers in the cold. Moreover, the company announces an improvement.
LG today announced what software updates will look like after the production of smartphones has stopped.
In its latest press release, the company said so The flagship will receive an update for three more versions of Android. We are talking about smartphones from the G, V, Velvet and Wing families that were produced from 2019.
This means that LG Velvet, which recently appeared in our country with Android 10, will receive an unannounced Android 11, Android 12 and Android 13 update.
Here is a list of smartphones that will receive three major updates:
- LG G8 ThinQ
- LG G8x ThinQ
- LG G8s ThinQ
- LG V50 ThinQ
- LG V60 ThinQ
- LG Velvet
- LG suite
LG will also offer support for cheaper smartphones. Selected LG Stylo and K series models will receive two software updates.
Koreans reserve that future updates will also depend on Google’s distribution schedule and other factors. I’m talking mainly about performance and compatibility. This means that LG opens the door to not update the aforementioned smartphones in the future. However, we hope this is not the case.
LG smart phone production will end in the second quarter of 2021.
Check if your smartphone will receive Android 11 and see what’s new in Android 12.