LG G8 ThinQ receives Android 10
Android is a mobile operating system based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software, designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. It is developed by Google
Android 10 is the tenth major release and the 17th version of the Android mobile operating system. It was released on September 3, 2019
LG released the Android 10 update for the G8 ThinQ in South Korea last November, and last month, it was rolled out for the units locked to Sprint and Verizon’s networks in the US. Now, the rollout has expanded to the unlocked units of the G8 ThinQ in the States.
The update carries version number G820QM20a and weighs around 1.9GB in size. A complete changelog of the release is currently unavailable, but the users who have received the update report it comes with the January 2020 Android security patch and new UI.
Android 10 update for unlocked LG G8 ThinQ in the US
The Android 10 update is rolling out over the air and it will be a few weeks before it reaches all the G8 ThinQ units. If you can’t wait for that update prompt to pop-up on your device, you can try checking it manually by heading to your phone’s Settings menu.
United States LG G8 ThinQ users gets Android 10 update
LG started rolling out the update to Android 10 for the G8 ThinQ in South Korea last November, and now the new software has finally arrived in the US as well.
It’s currently heading out to G8 units purchased from both Sprint and Verizon. The former carrier actually started the rollout earlier this month, while Big Red followed today.
Verizon’s version of the update is G820UM20a, and it includes the December 2019 security patch level. There are additional goodies tacked on top by LG, make sure you visit the first source linked below for the full changelog.