Few days ago, Android 5.0 Lollipop Update for LG G3 was released by Verizon for its users. The update started in Romania and then in other European countries. Mere a week after, the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3 Indian users is available for download. So, if you reside in India and own a LG G3 device, you should start checking your notification screens.
Android 5.0 Lollipop is one of the most important firmware ever released by Google. It brings an amazing Material design, device Sharing capabilities, vibrant menu colors, better lock screen notifications support, new priority mode, Android Runtime (ART) instead of the Dalvik runtime, new notifications menu,multiple users, screen pinning, OpenGL ES 3.1, improved battery saving function and lots of other features.
The build version of Android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3 Indian users is LRX21R.A14117618145 while the software version is V20e-IND-XX. So, after installing the update you should recheck these values to ensure that you are currently running the latest firmware version. To check for the current software and firmware build version go to the Software Info menu of your device.
The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3 in India is currently available only for stock and unlocked variant of LG G3. So, if you have done any tinkering to the device, it’s time to revert back. The update is currently only available via LG Mobile Support utility right now but it won’t be long until the update is available via OTA (Over-The-Air). So for now, install the LG Mobile Support utility on your device, connect your LG G3 to PC via USB cable and install the update. Although, we must mention that the update weighs about 1 GB in size, so make sure that you have a stable and good internet connection. Also, make sure that you G3 have atleast 50% battery before you try to install the Android 5.0 Lollipop update on this device.
A lot of users were complaining about quick battery drain on Android 4.4 KitKat firmware. Does this update solve this problem? Has any user received the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for India? Please let us know about your thoughts in the comment section below.