Software version: LG G2

    Learn how to check the software version and see official versions for the LG G2.


    In October 2015, the LG G2 received notifications of a software update to software version D80130c. This update includes Messaging security improvements (Stagefright).


    Software version

    Software update: Automatic (OTA)

    Software update: Download


    Software version

    Check the software version

    To check the current software version, follow these steps:


    1. From the Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap System settings.
    3. Tap the General icon to display that tab.
    4. Scroll down to 'SYSTEM,' and then tap About phone.
    5. Tap Software information.
    6. Read the version on the phone, and check it below:


    Software versionStatus


    Your software is up to date. There are no updates available.


    This document will be updated if and when new software is available.







    Your phone can update to software version D80130c:

    Other versions

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



    Requirements to update

    To be able to update to the current software version, the below requirements must be met:

    • Currently on D80120g
    • 50% or higher battery life
    • Available memory (File size is 617 MB)



    Software update: Automatic (OTA)

    Update automatically Over-The-Air (OTA)

    You will receive notification of an update sometime starting October 5. Your phone will notify you when it is ready to update. If your phone has not received an OTA message, see Software update: Download below.


    After receiving the OTA notification, follow these steps:


    1. Check that your device is connected to Wi-Fi.
    2. From the OTA notification prompt, tap NEXT.
    3. Wait while your device updates to the latest  software.
    4. Your device will automatically restart when the  update is complete



    Software update: Download

    Download and install software update

    You can download and install the software update:

    From the phone

    From a computer



    Update software from the phone

    To check for updates and download the update from the LG servers, follow these steps:


    1. From Settings, tap General.
    2. Tap About phone.
    3. Tap Update center.
    4. Tap System updates.
    5. Tap Check now.
    6. Follow on screen prompts.



    Update software from a computer

    To download updates for your phone and install them using a computer, follow these steps:


    Prepare the phone

    • Fully charge the battery.
    • Save any important data before updating the software on your device. Any data not saved on a micro SD card or PC may be erased (contacts, images, etc.)
    • Remove the micro SD memory card.
    • Close all open applications on your computer before proceeding with the update.
    • Ensure device "Mass storage only" mode is NOT selected.


    Install device drivers

    In order to connect your phone to your PC, you must download and install the latest driver to your PC. Download the device driver from After the driver has been installed, restart the computer.


    Install LG Mobile Support Tool

    In order to update the software on your phone, you must download and install the LG Mobile Support Tool to your PC. Download the LG Mobile Support Tool from


    Connect Device and Start Update

    1. Connect your phone to your PC using the USB cable included with your device.
      • Do not tap "Turn on USB storage" on your phone screen.
      • Do not disconnect the USB cable until the update is complete.
      • If you experience errors, ensure "Mass storage only" is not checked, check USB connection, or try another port.
    2. Click Start Updating in the LG Mobile Support Tool.
    3. When update is complete the LG Mobile Support Tool will display Update complete.
    4. The phone will turn off then turn on. Once the phone is powered on, the LG Mobile Support Tool will display the current software version. It is now OK to disconnect the USB cable from the phone.