Last updated on April 15th, 2021 at 01:22 am
This post will give you all the details for the new update released for the LG G8 ThinQ. Whenever a new update will be available for the LG G8 ThinQ in the US, be it on any carrier network, we will update this post. Whether you have got AT&T LG G8 ThinQ, Verizon LG G8 ThinQ, T-Mobile, or Sprint LG G8 ThinQ, you can find and track the software update for your phone. So, we would advise our readers to keep checking back often this tracker to know about the latest update available for the phone.
LG has not been able to pick up the pace in the smartphone market due to the lack of introduction to new products in the market. Moreover, the company has also not been able to push regular updates for its devices as well. And without any clarity in update policy, LG users are not sure when they should expect a new update. So, to cut off the hassle, we will give you all the information related to LG G8 ThinQ on the carrier network. So, with that being said, let us take a look at the article itself:
Sprint LG G8 ThinQ Update Tracker
T-Mobile LG G8 ThinQ Update Tracker
Verizon LG G8 ThinQ Update Tracker
This software update includes the Android 10 operating system update and applies the latest security patches.
Apps can be scaled to different sizes. In the Overview screen, tap an app icon to show options from which you can select Pop-up window.
Changes the LG app screens to a dark theme. You can view the screens without any glare even in the dark.
The option of navigating the phone with gestures only is added.
Lower the screen for use in one hand by swiping in from the left/right edge of the screen and holding.
Auto mode has been separated into Photo and Video modes. In Video mode, you can see a preview of the scene before recording.
Switch camera button
The button has been moved from the top of the screen to the bottom to make it within a thumb’s reach on one hand.
Drag the angle icon to interactively control angle and zoom with one hand.
Changes from a mode to an option in the Video mode.
Search suggestions and categorizations
The search screen shows search suggestions and categorizations such as when, where and how the photos and videos in your Gallery were taken.
Call & Messaging
Buttons have been rearranged.
You can make a video call to the same number when the voice call ends.
Attach in Messaging
Attachments preview show files horizontally.
Share via Messaging
When you share a file via Messaging from other apps such as Gallery, you can select an existing conversation to share instead of having to enter the recipient every time.
First-depth menu changes due to “Privacy” and “Digital Wellbeing & parental controls” have been added, and “Location” moved up to the 1st depth from under “Lock screen & Security.”
Wi-Fi settings, Bluetooth settings
The step-by-step tutorial has been removed as the technologies are now familiar enough.
Screen sharing and File sharing, which were located on the bottom of the panel, have now been changed to regular Quick setting icons. Screen recording has been added.
You can adjust the media volume on an app-by-app basis.
AT&T LG G8 ThinQ Update Tracker
How to check for software update
The updates will be pushed via OTA in batches. So, it means that it will take some time in hitting all the units. If you have not yet received the latest update on your LG G8 ThinQ phone, then you can follow the below steps to manually check for the update:
- Head over to Settings.
- Tap on General
- Then select About Phone.
- Select Software Update.
- If a new update is available, then tap on the notification to download the update.
So, there you have it from my side in this post. I hope you guys liked this software update tracker for the LG G8 ThinQ phone. Note that whenever a new update will be available for the LG G8 ThinQ phone, we will update this post. So, do check this post often. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube Channel for awesome videos related to Android and Gaming. Until the next post…Cheers!