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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For the record, rooting causes a violation of the garantuee policy of LG. Furthermore there is a possibility of damaging the Android-system(bricking). This has not happened as far as I know, but it should be mentioned. As advanced user it is usually always possible to recover the system, but still, just to let you know.

Following is the guide about how to root the AT&T LG G2 D800 with the newest Android 4.4.2 Kitkat OS.

Caution: I’m not responsible if something went wrong on your phone, you’re doing this on your own responsibility.

All things you will need:

How to Root AT&T LG G2 D800 with Android 4.4.2 Kitkat:

  1. Download and extract the IOroot25 zip
  2. Make sure your phone is in USB Debugging mode. Plug phone to PC.
  3. Set USB mode to Charging only
  4. Make sure ADB has been installed, and ADB has the proper permission
  5. Run script and follow the onscreen instructions.
    • Windows: Double-click on root.bat
    • Linux: cd into IOroot folder -> chmod +x root.sh -> ./root.sh
    • Mac: cd into /IOroot/mac folder -> chmod +x root.sh -> ./root.sh
  6. Confirm root with rootchecker.

Manual Root Method:

  1. Follow the steps 1-4 above
  2. Open command window, type:
    • adb devices
    • adb reboot recovery (when booted in recovery, select: ‘apply update from adb’ with power button)
    • adb sideload kk_root.zip
  3. reboot when zip finishes flashing. done.
  4. Confirm root with rootchecker.

PS: This guide works on all versions of the All LG G2 D800.

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Apr
13
Filed Under (LG Cell Phone Accessories, LG Nexus 5) by lg-phones on 13-04-2014

The Seidio Surface case for the LG Nexus 5 remedy most of the concerns with had with the Active case. Between the two, they share a very common protective element, and an always useful kickstand to prop up the handset for a hands-free video watching experience.

ShopAndroid online retailer is now selling the Seidio SURFACE Case (with kickstand) for LG Nexus 5 for just $18.95, 46% off what it was sold for previously, today only.

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