Software updates: LG G8 ThinQ

Use this page to identify software versions for the LG G8 ThinQ as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

Android 9.0 / Software version G820TM10o

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap the 'General' tab.
  3. Tap About phone.
  4. Tap Software info.
  5. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Android 9.0 / Software version G820TM10i

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap the 'General' tab.
  3. Tap About phone.
  4. Tap Software info.
  5. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Review software version details

 

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

Android 9.0

Software version:

G820TM10o

September 28, 2019

September Security Update

Available September 28, 2019

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 22, when the daily limit is lifted.

Android 9.0

Software version:

G820TM10i

April 12, 2019

Original OEM software

Available April 12, 2019

This is the launch software version of the device. When a software update becomes available, this information will be updated.

Other versions

N/A

N/A

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

 

 

Determine update requirements

Your device must meet the following requirements to update your software to the most current version:

 

  • 50% or higher battery life
  • Data connection
  • File size: 218.2 MB

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA) for G820TM10o

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap the 'General' tab.
  3. Tap Update center.
  4. Tap System update.
  5. Tap Check for update.
  6. Follow the on-screen prompts to download and install the latest software update.

 

Update from a computer

  1. Download, install and open the compatible software for the LG Bridge from http://www.lg.com/us/support/software-firmware-drivers to your PC.
  2. Connect the device using the provided USB cable to the PC.
  3. On the device drag down the notification panel and tap USB notificationMedia device (MTP).
  4. On the PC, in the LG Bridge app, on the Software update tab, tap Software update > the app will check for an update.
  5. If an update is available, a message will appear about the update. Click Start to install the update. Do not remove the device from the PC until the update is complete.

 

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.