LG G5 H831 receives Android Oreo update in Canada



in Firmware Update on - by LGfan

In last week, LG released the Android Oreo update for the LG G5 in South Korea! Now, LG is rolling out the Oreo Update for the Canadian version of the LG G5 which comes with the model number LG-H831.

ModelBuyer SuffixBuyer/CarrierCountryLast Update Date
LGH831ESTEASTLINKCanada2018/9/10
LGH831AVCVIDEOTRONCanada2018/9/10
LGH831BWABELL WIRELESS ALLIANCECanada2018/9/10
LGH831BLMBELL MOBILITYCanada2018/9/10
LGH831TLSTELUSCanada2018/9/10
LGH831RGSROGERSCanada2018/9/10

The Update is now available through FOTA. LG G5 users from Telus, Rogers, Bell, EASTLINK, and VIDEOTRON now can now upgrade their devices to the Android Oreo OS.  Those who fail to receive the OTA update notification on their devices can also use LG bridge to install the Oreo Update.

The update is software version V30c. LG official also released the stock android oreo firmware for the LG G5 H831, if you want to manually upgrade your phone with LG UP, now you can grab the LG G5 oreo stock firmware from below link.

IMEI:3577430700xxxxx

Model: LGH831

Suffix: AAVCOP

Buyer: AVC

Software Version: H83130C_00

OS Version:O

File Name:H83130c_00_0817.kdz

KDZ File size:2324353940

http://pkg02.lime.gdms.lge.com/dn/downloader.dev?fileKey=FW1707F1A27LAEC839D9OS4/H83130c_00_0817.kdz

 

Please notes that You will not be able to downgrade the OS of your phone to Android 7.0 after the Oreo Update. if you need the Android 7.0 firmware for your G5 H831, please contact us [email protected]

 

Below you can find the changelog of the LG G5 H831 OREO Update.

[Feature]
– [Home Screen layout] Some apps may be placed differently in Home & app drawer. To keep using Home & app drawer select Home after the software update finishes. Then go to Settings > Home screen > Select Home and set to Home & app drawer.
– Android OS Upgrade
– [Changed Privacy Policy Terms] The Privacy Policy of LG Software update has been changed.
– [Home touch buttons improved] The Home touch buttons can now be hidden while using apps.
– [Icon shapes added] New app icon shapes have been added.
– [Improved Settings layout] Finding what you want in Settings is now easier than ever.
– [Improved app notifications] Each app’s notifications can now be managed all in one place.
– [Improved notifications] The notification badge for app icons now displays according to the notifications you have in the notification panel.
– [Improved performance] To improve battery life and phone performance apps now run less in the background.
– [More codec supported] Sony’s codec LDAC is now supported when using Bluetooth headsets that work with the codec.
– [Quick info] Apps on the Home screen can now do more. You can touch and hold an app icon to see its notifications widgets and info.

It seems that LG is really working hard on pushing out the Oreo Update. We just heard from our sources that LG is testing the oreo firmware for the G Pad 8.0 LG-P530L. and the firmware version is LGP530LAT-V20b-LGU-KR-SEP-06-2018+0. it should be available very soon in next month.

How to check the latest firmware for your phone with IMEI! visit https://simunlock.mylgphones.com/getkdz/