Apr
18
Filed Under (LG Android Phones, LG Cell Phone Software, LG G2) by lg-phones on 18-04-2014

No a long time ago, we saw the AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint variants of the LG G2 device receive Android 4.4.2 KitKat. Finally, it’s time for the LG G2 owners on Verizon to join in on the festivities. Verizon today officially announced that device is getting the latest version of Android as well, build VS98024A.

Rolling out to customers’ handsets starting today, Android 4.4.2 brings about a host of new improvements.

Key Enhancements:

Accessibility

  • Color Adjustment has been added
  • ‘Magnification Gestures’ label is now ‘Touch Zoom’ label
  • ‘Shades’ label is now ‘Screen Shades’ label
  • ‘Captions’ have been added
  • ‘Touch and Hold Delay’ is now ‘Touch Feedback Time
  • ‘Speak Passwords’ label is now ‘Read Passwords’ label
  • ‘Power Button Ends Call’ label is now ‘Power Key Ends Call’ label
  • ‘Easy Access’ label is now ‘Accessibility Settings Shortcut’ label

The OTA Update is not available yet now. LG G2 users can use the “Verizon Software Upgrade Assistant Tool to install the update.

Plug in LG G2 to your Windows PC using a USB cable. You should be prompted to install it automatically. From there, follow all the prompts and you should be well on your way to KitKat.

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Apr
17
Filed Under (LG Android Phones, LG Cell Phone News, LG Cell Phone Software, LG G Flex) by lg-phones on 17-04-2014

Congratulations, LG G Flex users on AT&T, it’s an Android 4.4 KitKat update. Today AT&T is officially pushing an update for the LG G Flex smartphone that brings the handset up to Android 4.4.

The update comes in around 686MB on the AT&T LG G2. So if you haven’t received the notification yet, perhaps it’s time to go to Settings>General>About phone>Software update and do your thing.

If you’re seeing KitKat today, let us know what you think!

Here is the official change log from the AT&T’s update, which should apply for the international one as well.

  • Updated user interface with Android 4.4 KitKat: The latest version of Android includes enhancements such as restyled status and navigation bars, a new full-screen mode, improved closed captioning support, and stronger security.
  • Improved battery efficiency: The phone plays music more efficiently and supports the battery-saving location mode, extending battery life.
  • Faster processing speed: The latest version of Android provides a noticeable speed boost that runs applications faster than ever and improves web-browsing speed.
  • Printing in the Cloud: Google Cloud Printer makes it simple to print documents via Wi-Fi or a Bluetooth connection.
  • Knock Code™: Tap a pattern to quickly and securely unlock the phone.

Via: Droid-Life   Source: AT&T

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Apr
14
Filed Under (LG Android Phones, LG Cell Phone Software, LG Nexus 5) by lg-phones on 14-04-2014

The Sprint LG Google Nexus 5 is set to receive its second update in just a week this year, this one is called Android 4.4.3 as build KTU48F. It looks like that the update enables the device to work on Sprint’s LTE network on bands 26 and 41.

We’ll give you a shout once we hear more. In the mean time, you Sprint LG Google Nexus 5 folk can check for this update manually by heading into Settings > About phone > System updates > Check New.

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