Today LG manufacturer started rolling the latest Android 8.0 Oreo firmware update for Sprint LG V30. The update comes with build number LS99820a which upgrades the phone to latest UI and more feature which optimizes the performance and stability. Now if you are Sprint LG V30 users (LG LS998), then you can enjoy the stable Android 8.0 Oreo on your phone.
Before we move into upgradation process, let's talk about the specs. LG V30 is a single SIM smartphone launched in August 2017. The phone comes with a 6.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2880 pixels. It runs on 1.7 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and 4 GB of RAM. It comes with Android 7.1.2 Nougat out-of-the-box. This device packs a 64 GB of expandable internal storage. LG V30 brings a 16-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel camera on the front.
The update is currently rolling via OTA (Over the air) for Sprint LG V30 users in US. The rollout is gradual, it may take a couple of days or weeks to receive the update notification on your phone. If you are not patient, then you can upgrade Sprint LG V30 to Android 8.0 Oreo with software version LS99820a manually. Before that, we request you to check for the software update manually. Below we have given the complete instructions on how to check software update manually on LG V30.
How to Check Software Update on LG V30:
Go to settings---> about phone ---> system update
If you have the update notification on your Sprint LG V30 phone, then hit the DOWNLOAD button to start upgrading your phone to latest software version LS99820a.
Once if you have all this, you can proceed with upgrading Sprint LG V30 to LS99820a.
If still not received then head down to below download link to LS99820a KDZ file and manually install on your phone.
Well, with that being said, let's jump into what's new in Sprint LG V30 Android 8.0 Oreo Stock Firmware.
What's in Android 8.1 Oreo?
Android 8.0 Oreo is the latest released sweet from Google. It is the latest iteration of Android OS after the release of Android 7.0 Nougat. Android Oreo comes with features such as New app notifications, notification dots on app icons, picture-in-picture mode, Android Instant App compatibility, Auto-fill (like on Chrome), Better copy and paste, Faster Android behind the scenes, Better battery life with more advanced Doze mode, and more.
New features for Android Oreo:
- Notifications Channels
- Picture In A Picture
- Multi-Display Support
- Keyboard Navigation
- Background Limits
- New Wi-Fi Features
- Better Icons
You can follow the below instructions on how to upgrade your Sprint LG V30 to Android 8.0 Oreo with LS99820a. We have also shared the complete download link from external sources as well. So grab it before it gets expired.
- Android version: 8.0 Oreo
- Software Version: LS99820a
- Kernel Version: 4.4.78
- Production Number: OPR1.170623.026
- Security Patch: 01.03.2018
- Main Band Version: MPSS.AT.2.5.c1-2-00034-8998_GEN_PACK-1
- File Size : 1.7 GB (OTA Size)
- KDZ File: LS998 20a_00_OPEN_VS_1113.kdz
Download LS99820a KDZ Firmware
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Please note, before following manual setup, you should read the pre-requisites carefully.
- This is for Model: Sprint LG V30 LS998
- Make sure the downloaded software is genuine.
- Your device must have 70% battery.
- Back Up your Data to make sure you have data’s in case if something Wrong (This Process won’t lose your data).
- You need a Laptop or PC to perform this Action.
- Download and Install Latest LG USB Drivers
- Download LG Bridge software.
- Also, Download LG FlashTool and LG UP
- Now follow the steps to install LG firmware on any LG phones.
Instructions to Install:
Follow This Guide to Install LG KDZ Firmware on any LG Devices.
I hope this guide was useful to install the Android 8.0 Oreo on Sprint LG V30. If this guide was helpful then leave a comment below.