It used to be most effective again against the finish of March the LG G2 saw its first update to Android 5.0.2 Lollipop. Believe it or now not, this used to be ahead of house owners of even more recent flagships — like the ones with the LG G3 — noticed the similar update hit their units. Not too shabby for an Android tool just about 2 years old (that’s, like, 60 in telephone years). We can’t inform you how comforting it's to see OEMs helping older units with the present variations of Android and it kind of feels LG nonetheless isn’t even performed with the G2 fairly but.
An worker of LG tool construction division used to be reportedly in a position to make sure to AndroidPit that an update to Android 5.1.1 — the absolute up to date model of Android to be had — is already in the making and will quickly be headed to the LG G2. The update is claimed to convey greater than only a larger firmware quantity, with the G2 receiving lots of the comparable device options as discovered on the LG G4 thank you to an up to date LG UX 4.0, the corporate’s customized Android consumer interface.
These resources declare the Android 5.1 update for the LG G2 wont be in a position for any other 2 months, so don’t hang your breath, particularly in the event you are living in the US. Typically it takes weeks/months after an update has been driven out in Korea/Europe ahead of we see it right here in the states. You can thank US providers and their in depth approval procedure for that mess. But on the other hand, with 5.1 rolling out moderately temporarily to present flagships, it would now not take so long as you’d assume. We’ll stay you up to date once we listen extra.