[Updated April 11, 2019]
LG is testing the Android Pie beta firmware for Unlocked LG V40 LMV405QA. The beta firmware is software version LMV405QA-V19e-USA-XX-APR-10-2019-ARB00
The Unlocked LG V40 ThinQ LMV405QA (v405QA) will get the Android PIE Update soon!
According to a recently leaked document, LG is testing the V19a Android Pie Beta firmware for the U.S. Unlocked LG V40 ThinQ.
The firmware version mentioned in the leaked document is LMV405QA-V19a-USA-XX-MAR-29-2019-ARB00. The beta firmware v19a was tested on March 31, and the next update, namely the Android PIE Update for LG V40 ThinQ V405QA is V20a, Said our tipster.
In last week, LG posted the Android PIE kernel source code for LG V40 (LMV405UA, LMV405UA1, AND LMV405UA2) on LG Open Source code distribution website.
As mentioned in the leaked document, The South Korea LG V40 ThinQ Android Pie firmware is LMV409N-V19a-LGU-KR-MAR-29-2019. According to LG’s Android 9 Pie Update release schedule, The South Korea version of the LG V40 ThinQ V409N is expected to receive the Pie Update in Q2 2019.
South Korea LG V40 ThinQ V409N
LMV409N-V11a-LGU-KR-MAR-21-2019 Android Oreo —-> LMV409N-V19a (Beta Pie) —> V20a Android Pie
U.S. Unlocked LG V40 ThinQ LMV405QA
LMV405QA-V11e-USA-XX-JAN-18-2019 Android Oreo —–> LMV405QA v19a (Beta Pie) —–> V20a Android Pie
We believe that U.S. Unlocked LG V40 LMV405QA will get Android PIE Update in Q2 2019 too.