CyanogenMod team has developed the CM 12.1 custom ROM running on the latest Android 5.1. This ROM is now official and can be installed on LG G Pad 7.0 tablet. Follow the guide below to download and install CM 12.1 custom ROM on your device.
Official CM 12.1 nightly link for LG G Pad 7.0 here:
LG G Pad 7.0 LTE Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures
According to Android Police, the LG G Pad 8.3 GPE is now receiving Android 5.1 OTA update, build name LMY47O. You can check the update by going to Settings>About tablet>System updates.
The Android 5.1 update weighs about 200MB if you’re already on 5.0.1 with your tablet. There is no word on the official change-log but the update is expected to include improved user-interface, performance enhancements, battery performance boost and bug fixes.
LG Nexus 5 Android 5.1 factory image link (from Android 5.0.1)
Source: Android Police
LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures
LG has started rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop firmware for various tablets of G Pad available only in South Korea. The new firmware brings features like Material Design, rich notifications, better security, and improved performance.
Obviously, we are expecting the new versions of the OS to be available soon to LG G Pad owners in other parts of the world.
The update is available to all of LG’s recent tablets (G Pad 8.3, G Pad 7.0, G Pad 8.0, and G Pad 10.1) by using OTA service. Let us know in the comments if you’re seeing the update on your tablet if you’re in Korea. If you haven’t seen the update yet, it may take a bit of time for the OTA to reach all tablets.
LG G Pad Tablets Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures