First LG G7 ThinQ units in South Korea getting Android Pie
LG has also apparently set out its Android Pie update schedule for more devices in its portfolio. Some will have longer to wait than others.
Fortnite beta invites have started to expand beyond Samsung Galaxy devices
Fortnite is starting to arrive to many Android devices starting today, so this would be a good time to check your e-mail to see if your invitation is there
You can probably expect Oreo to roll out for the LG V20 in August in North America
One Canadian carrier “expects” to start the official Android 8.0 Oreo rollout for the LG V20 next month, which probably means others will do the same.
T-Mobile is on a roll, rolling out Oreos and security patches to five Android phones
T-Mobile is the last of the big four carriers to update the Galaxy S7, S7 Edge and LG G6 to Oreo, also sending security patches to the Note 5 and S8 Active.
Finally, Oreo goodies expand to US unlocked and AT&T versions of the LG G6
After Verizon and Sprint, AT&T is now officially rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo for the LG G6, with the phone’s US unlocked variant also brought up to date.
LG G6 review
Sprint follows Verizon’s suit in updating the LG G6 to Android 8.0 Oreo
Roughly a month after the LG G6 started receiving Oreo goodies in Korea, Sprint follows Verizon with the “Now Network’s” own over-the-air Android 8.0 promotion.
LG G7 ThinQ
LG G7 ThinQ exceeds G6 Korean pre-order figures, but not by much
70,000 reservations in six days is certainly a promising start for the LG G7 ThinQ in Korea, beating the initial popularity of the G6, but the hard part is yet to come for the company’s newest flagship phone.
LG G7 ThinQ pre-orders will start in Canada later this week with bonus 4K smart TV
The official price tag of the LG G7 ThinQ remains under wraps both in the US and Canada, but up north, we now know pre-orders will include complimentary 4K UHD smart TVs.
LG G7 ThinQ
LG G7 ThinQ finally gets an official domestic price tag ahead of May 18 launch
The AI-infused LG G7 ThinQ is slightly more affordable in Korea than the G6 a year ago, sparking hopes of a US MSRP circling $700.
LG G6 is finally ready to get Oreo update… in Korea, V20 and G5 to follow suit… someday
The official Android 8.0 Oreo rollout for the 2017-released LG G6 flagship phone will begin in just a few days in Korea, while the V20 and G5 continue to wait.
LG G7 ThinQ benchmark confirms base 4GB RAM option, Android 8.0
High-end Android smartphones with 4GB RAM are still a thing, as proven by a recent LG G7 ThinQ benchmark. But of course, a 6 gig variant could also be in the pipeline.
Latest, sharpest LG G7 ThinQ render tries to divert attention away from iPhone X-style notch
That iPhone X-inspired notch is almost unnoticeable in the latest ev-leaked LG G7 ThinQ render, but look carefully and you’ll see it’s not that small.
Sony Xperia XZ2 comes out on top in battery life tests of ‘leading premium smartphones’
According to respected market research firm Strategy Analytics, both the Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact are better in battery performance than the LG G6, iPhone X or Samsung Galaxy S9.
There might be two LG G7 versions in the pipeline, letting you choose between OLED and LCD tech
The LG G7 is reportedly not only real and coming soon, but planned in two variants, with both a cost-cutting LCD and high-quality OLED screen.
LG G7 name returns once more in the rumor mill, iPhone X-like notch included
The LG G7 may not be canceled after all, and it could end up looking extremely similar to that prototype showcased behind closed doors at MWC 2018.
Time to rejoice, LG V30 Verizon owners, as Android Oreo is reportedly rolling out
This is not the world’s fastest Android 8.0 Oreo update, but because we’re talking about Verizon, LG V30 owners should probably consider themselves lucky.
Android Oreo is ‘coming in March’ to LG V30, G6 and Huawei P10 Plus, at least on one Canadian carrier
If the LG V30, G6 and Huawei P10 Plus can finally get official, stable Android 8.0 Oreo updates on Canada’s Fido network this month, you have to presume global rollouts are right around the corner.
LG G7 could come a ‘little late’ to market after all, MWC event reportedly not happening
Conflicting reports of different LG G7 release timelines continue to come in, with that “upgraded” V30 likely to see daylight at MWC 2018 sans fanfare.
LG G6 and Q6 borrow ‘unique and exciting’ new colors from V30 in ‘key’ markets
Both the high-end LG G6 and mid-range Q6 are expanding their color options with Moroccan Blue and Lavender Violet, while the former is also getting a Raspberry Rose flavor.
Verizon, T-Mobile and BOGO iPhone, Android deals
The two carriers are at each other’s throats with big credit doles and new phones to give out. Which will you side with? Or are these deals just dumb?
LG G6 also getting a new color, but it’s more Rose Gold than “Pink”
Based on behind-the-scenes reports, LG is in flagship paralysis for the time being. And that means new colors for old phones.
LG G6 review
LG G6 has Android 8.0 Oreo update coming in Europe ‘within the first half’ of 2018
The LG G6 is vaguely and distantly being promised an official Android 8.0 Oreo update by the end of the year’s first half in Italy.
LG G6 review
LG G7 development reportedly halted, March launch seems highly unlikely
Whether the LG G7 name will stick or not, the company’s next-gen flagship phone development remains up in the air, and nothing is certain in terms of a release timeline.
LG G6 review
LG will change its failing mobile release strategy, possibly starting with the Icon and Iconic
LG doesn’t want to launch new smartphones “just because other rivals do” anymore, planning a smaller, more streamlined product portfolio. But what are the LG Icon and Iconic?
LG Pay is likely launching as LG Wallet alongside the G7 in the US soon
The Korea-only LG Pay digital wallet platform has its sights set on the US market, according to reports, where it might be renamed as LG Wallet during H1 2018.