Update T-Mobile LG G6 to H87211g (January 2018 Security Patch)

T-Mobile LG G6 smartphone features a large 5.70-inch 1440×2880 display alongside 4GB of RAM and 13-megapixel rear camera. Today T-Mobile has started rolling the latest security patch update for T-Mobile LG G6. The update bumps the software version to H87211g and brings the January 2018 Security Patch for LG G6. This update is still based on Android 7.0 Nougat.

Update T-Mobile LG G6 to H87211g (January 2018 Security Patch)

The update is currently rolling via OTA (Over The Air) to every user in T-Mobile wireless carrier. The rollout is in a staged manner. It may take a couple of days or weeks to reach every T-Mobile LG G6 users. To receive the OTA update notification, you must be running stock firmware.

The update brings nothing major except the security patch, bug fixes, and other improvements. Now upgrade to a more secure version of software on T-Mobile LG G6 to free from Malware and virus.

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How to Update T-Mobile LG G6 to H87211g

If you have the OTA update on your phone, then we do recommend you to install the January 2018 security patch update to keep your phone safe from vulnerabilities. Well if you have no update, then please check the OTA update manually by following the guide.

How to check OTA update on T-Mobile LG G6:

Go to settings—> about phone —> system update

If you have the update notification on your T-Mobile LG G6 phone, then hit the DOWNLOAD button to start upgrading your phone to latest software version H87211g.

Before proceeding, please make sure your phone has enough charge of at least 50%, take a full backup before upgrading or downgrading your phone. To download the OTA file, you should be on a stable WiFi connection to enjoy uninterrupted software download.


Once if you have all this, you can proceed with upgrading T-Mobile LG G6 to H87211g.

In case if you have received the download link to the firmware H87211g, then you can simply follow our guide to installing the software KDZ file manually.

Please note, before following manual setup, you should read the pre-requisites carefully.


Source: T-Mobile


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