Software updates: LG G5

Use this page to identify software versions for the LG G5 as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

Android version 8.0.0/Software version H83020o

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. You can also get to the Settings menu by dragging down the notification bar and tapping the Settings icon at the top-right.
  3. If using Tab view, select the General tab.
  4. Tap About phone > Software info.
  5. Review the software version on the phone and compare it below.

 

Android version 7.0/Software version H83020o

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. You can also get to the Settings menu by dragging down the notification bar and tapping the Settings icon at the top-right.
  3. If using Tab view, select the General tab.
  4. Tap About phone > Software info.
  5. Review the software version on the phone and compare it below.

 

 

Review software version details

 

          

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android 8.0.0

Software version H83030c

September 25, 2018

Android O OS update

Google monthly security update

Various system improvements

Available September 25, 2018

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download. To prevent network congestion, updates are briefly set on a scheduled daily limit.  If that limit is reached, check back again the next day or after October 29, when the daily limit is lifted.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020o

February 21, 2018

Google monthly security update

Available February 21, 2018

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020n

December 21, 2017

Google monthly security update

Software stability and bug fixes

Available December 21, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020m

October 31, 2017

Google monthly security update

Software stability and bug fixes

Available October 31, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020l

October 3, 2017

Google monthly security update

Software stability and bug fixes

Available October 3, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020k

August 7, 2017

Google monthly security update

Software stability and bug fixes

Available August 7, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version HH83020i

May 22, 2017

Google monthly security update

Software stability and bug fixes

Available May 22, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020f

March 27, 2017

e911 timer bug fix

Software stability and security enhancements

Available March 27, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020c

January 17, 2017Google's monthly security update

Available January 17, 2017

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android 7.0

Software version H83020a

November 30, 2016

OS update to Android 7.0

Echo Locate added

Google security update

Available November 30, 2016

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android version 6.0.1

Software version H83010j

October 31, 2016Google Security Update / CPC disabled

Available October 31, 2016

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android version 6.0.1

Software version H83010i

September 19, 2016Email app updates

Available September 19, 2016

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android version 6.0.1

Software version H83010d

July 27, 2016
  • Google Security patch
  • T-Mobile app upgrade
  • Fixed read notifications in Group chat
  • Fixed Bluetooth connectivity issues
  • Camera bug fixes
  • Advanced Messaging issues fixed
  • Other various bug fixes

Available July 27, 2016

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Android version 6.0.1

Software version H83010a

April 1, 2016

Original software

Available April 1, 2016

If your device meets the update requirements, this update will be available to you to download.

Other versions

Your phone has non-T-Mobile software, and it is unsupported. The manufacturer and T-Mobile cannot update your software.

 

 

Determine update requirements

Customers' devices must meet the following requirements to update their software to the most current version:

  • 50% or higher battery life
  • File size: 1635.1 MB
  • Wi-Fi data connection

 

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA) for software version H83030c

  1. Tap Install and restart.
  2. Wait as your device updates to the latest software version.

 

Update automatically from the Settings menu

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. You can also get to the Settings menu by dragging down the notification bar and tapping the Settings icon at the top-right.
  3. If using Tab view, select the General tab.
  4. Tap About phone > Update Center > System update > Check for update.
  5. Follow the on screen prompts to update the device.

 

Issues after updating

If you experience issues after updating to the latest software version, follow these steps:

 

  1. Wipe your cache partition to make sure that all system files on your device are put back in order.
  2. If wiping the cache partition does not work, you may need to perform a master reset.