LG has introduced it can ship three iterations of Android working system updates for its premium smartphones from the 12 months of buy. The corporate just lately made it official that will probably be exiting the smartphone trade by the tip of July however remains to be promising assist for its present person base. These premium LG telephones that may obtain three iterations of Android working system are those that had been launched after 2019. Nevertheless, there’s a caveat that some telephones that launched in 2020 will nonetheless be on the two-OS replace cycle.
Up to now, LG has not been one of the best at releasing Android updates for its telephones. Now, LG introduced that it’s going to launch three Android working system updates for its premium telephones that launched in 2019 and later, from the 12 months of buy. These telephones embody the LG G-series smartphones, LG V-series, LG Velvet, and the latest LG Wing. Telephones such because the LG Stylo and LG Okay-series that launched in 2020 will obtain two OS updates.
Earlier this week, LG introduced that it’s going to wind down its non-profitable cell division by July 31. The corporate suffered losses for almost six years that totalled $4.5 billion (roughly Rs. 33,010 crore). LG mentioned exiting this extremely aggressive cell phone sector will permit the corporate to additional develop its electrical car elements, linked units, sensible houses, robotics, synthetic intelligence, and different verticals.
LG additionally acknowledged that it’s going to hold manufacturing telephones by the second quarter “to satisfy contractual obligations to carriers and companions.” This implies prospects can nonetheless buy eligible LG telephones and relaxation assured that they’ll obtain three Android iterations.
Curiously, an alleged stay picture of the rumoured LG V70 rollable cellphone surfaced on-line 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 almost certainly not see the sunshine of day.
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