LG reported that it would deliver three years of Android version updates for certain phones as it unwinds its mobile operations. Presently, the organization has uncovered bounty more subtleties, for example, an Android 11 roadmap and which phones will get Android 12 and Android 13.
In any case, around then, there was not a lot of data regarding what phones will get the update or not. First of all, the organization shared a list of phones that are expected for the Android 11 update, yet furthermore, we likewise have the lineup for the Android 12 and Android 13 lineup. Along these lines, you are unquestionably getting something great.
LG Smartphones That Will Get Android Updates
Recently, LG published the list of smartphones that will get Android updates. Curiously, some additional models will get the Android 13 update too.
Wing, Velvet, Velvet LTE, V50S, V50, G8, Q31, Q51, Q52, Q61, Q70, Q92, Q9 One
Wing, Velvet, Velvet LTE, V50S, V50, G8, Q31, Q52, Q92
Wing, Velvet, Velvet LTE
LG Germany posted the Android 11 roadmap on its site, with updates reaching out to Q4 2021 for a large number of phones. Obviously, the likes of the V60 have effectively gotten the update. Look at the timeline in the table below.
|Phone name||Rollout date||Status|
|LG Velvet 5G||April 2021||Completed|
|LG G8X||Q3 2021||Testing|
|LG Velvet 4G||Q4 2021||Testing|
|LG G8S||Q4 2021||Testing|
|LG Wing||Q4 2021||Testing|
|LG K52||Q4 2021||Testing|
|LG K42||Q4 2021||Testing|
It bears repeating once that this is the timeline for Germany, so it’s completely conceivable that we’ll see disparities in different markets (we’d expect the LG Stylo series to offer the update in the US, for example). In any case, this should give you a rough idea of when to expect Android 11 on your phone.
LG’s Korean website likewise uncovered (h/t: KBench) that few additional gadgets will get Android 11, though without expected rollout dates. These gadgets are the V50, V50S, Q31, Q51, Q52, Q61, Q70, Q92, and Q9 One.
The Korean website went a step further and uncovered which gadgets will get Android 12 and Android 13 as well. You can view the devices in the table below.
|Phones||Android 12||Android 13|
|LG Velvet LTE||Yes||Yes|
LG has gained notoriety for occasionally launching updates in its home market yet not carrying them to different regions. The organization likewise noticed that the above list could change and was liable to Google’s policies.
LG Declares a List of Phones Scheduled for Android Updates
The organization’s German website posted an Android 11 roadmap for a few gadgets that you can look at below.
Remember that this roadmap is for the rollout in Germany; this implies that there are chances that different markets may be getting updates either sooner or later when contrasted with different organizations. Consequently, it is important to remember this, as well. All things considered, it is a smart thought, regardless of whether it is unpleasant, about when you will get your Android 11 update.
The Korean website has likewise uncovered the gadgets that will get Android 12 and Android 13 updates. 9 phones are expected to get Android 12 and 3 models that will get Android 13 updates.
Clearly, things can change dependent on the organization’s circumstance and Google’s policy going ahead. In any case, it actually is ideal to see that the organization is as yet able to help the phones notwithstanding the circumstance that has gone out of hand.
The LG Wing and LG Velvet were released in 2020. Incidentally, the LG Wing is a dual-screen rotating phone. Subsequently, the organization will push an Android 13 update for it however some more standard models could get it.
The maker additionally said that if there are any major issues with the Android 12 update during the testing process, LG may surrender this plan.
Will LG Put Many Efforts in Android Updates?
In the wake of reporting its withdrawal from the cell phone field, the producer said it will give stretched-out software upgrades to its cell phones. It additionally stated that LG’s high-end smartphone clients would now be able to get three years of operating system upgrades. Simultaneously, proprietors of the mid-range and entry-level phones can get as long as two years of updates.
Before the hapless declaration, a few models had effectively got the Android 11 update. Among them, we can refer to the LG Velvet, V60 ThinQ, and G7 One. Nonetheless, different models have been waiting for their turn will be updated soon. They are the LG G8X, G8S, Velvet 4G, Wing, K52, and K42.
So LG rushed to declare that they will keep on pushing the updates to the scheduled cell phones as indicated by the plan. Additionally, around then, LG said the Android 12 update for certain models is likewise on the road.
The South Korean maker cautioned ‘that when testing the update, its system plan may follow Google’s distribution schedule and the performance of each device.’ In other words, however, LG will launch updates for existing models, it will not accomplish a lot of work on the update.