If you are the owner of LG G7 ThinQ smartphone on Sprint, then this piece of news might excite you as now, Sprint LG G7 ThinQ receives October 2019 patch with version G710P18a. Moreover, the update is purely incremental in nature and does not bring in anything new features for the device. The weight of the update is not known though it would be nominal as it is just a maintenance update. This new update is being pushed via OTA in batches and will arrive on all of the LG G7 ThinQ devices pretty soon.
People have become aware of the importance of security updates and OEMs are also trying their best to provide the latest security patches for their devices. Talking about security updates, the October patch fixes a lot of severe vulnerabilities of the Android devices which you can read in detail on Android Security Bulletin.
Below are the details of the updates received on the LG G7 ThinQ along with the official changelog and the screenshots of the same:
Firmware Information and Official Changelog
- Release Date: 10/29/2019
- Software Version: G710P18a
- Android Security Patch Level: October 2019
- Android security patch level October 2019
It is recommended that you upgrade to this latest security update as it brings fixes for many issues on the Android device. If you have not yet received the notification on your device then, you can head to Settings > Update Center > Software update for manually checking for it. If there is a new notification of the update then, you can tap on it to install.
Specifications – LG G7 ThinQ
The LG G7 ThinQ was launched in May 2018, and is powered by the Snapdragon 845 chipset. It offers 4/6 GB of RAM and up to 64/128 GB of onboard storage. In the display department, you get a 6.1-inch IPS LCD display that packs in 1440 x 3120 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio and offers Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection as well. It also features HDR10, Dolby Vision and Always-on display. Out of the box, it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo but is now updated to the Android 9 OS.
Talking about the camera, it houses a dual 16MP+16MP camera setup, while in the front it sports a single 8MP camera. Some of the features of the rear camera are LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR, etc. LG G7 ThinQ comes with a 3000 mAh battery that supports 18W Quick Charge as well. You also get a back-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Let us know in the comments below if you have received the update on your Sprint LG G7 ThinQ or not and what all new features apart from the above-mentioned ones, it brings for the device. Until the next post…Cheers!