LG has introduced it’s going to ship three iterations of Android working system updates for its premium smartphones from the yr of buy. The firm not too long ago made it official that will probably be exiting the smartphone business by the tip of July however remains to be promising help for its present consumer base. These premium LG telephones that can obtain three iterations of Android working system are those that had been launched after 2019. However, there’s a caveat that some telephones that launched in 2020 will nonetheless be on the two-OS replace cycle.
In the previous, LG has not been one of the best at releasing Android updates for its telephones. Now, LG announced that it’s going to launch three Android working system updates for its premium telephones that launched in 2019 and later, from the yr of buy. These telephones embody the LG G-series smartphones, LG V-series, LG Velvet, and the newest LG Wing. Phones such because the LG Stylo and LG Okay-series that launched in 2020 will obtain two OS updates.
Earlier this week, LG (*3*) that it’s going to wind down its non-profitable cellular division by July 31. The firm suffered losses for practically six years that totalled $4.5 billion (roughly Rs. 33,010 crore). LG stated exiting this extremely aggressive cell phone sector will enable the corporate to additional develop its electrical car elements, linked units, sensible properties, robotics, synthetic intelligence, and different verticals.
LG additionally acknowledged that it’s going to preserve manufacturing telephones by the second quarter “to meet contractual obligations to carriers and partners.” This means clients can nonetheless buy eligible LG telephones and relaxation assured that they may obtain three Android iterations.
Interestingly, an alleged reside picture of the rumoured LG V70 rollable cellphone surfaced online hours after the corporate made its exit announcement. The cellphone that has been tipped to have bezels on three sides and the show curving over the fourth aspect will probably not see the sunshine of day.
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