LG Stylo 4 Android Pie Update Status -Upcoming
Will the LG Stylo 4 Get Android pie? Yes, The LG Stylo 4 is capable for the Android pie update.
LG is testing the LG Stylo 4 Android Pie beta (Version: V18a) on LMQ710US, LMQ710ULS, and LMQ710ULM.
August 31, 2019
LG’s engineer is testing the Android 9 Pie beta firmware Build v18a on an IoT (Item of Test) model which has the model number LMQ710US.
The Beta firmware, LMQ710US-V18a-311-480-AUG-29-2019-ARB00+0, was tested on August 29.
Our tipper has already downloaded the OTA Update file, Q710US-v12A-to-Q710US-v18a.up
Unlike the OTA update for Q710ULM which is an Upgrade from v11d to V18a, The OTA Update for Q710US is from V12a to V18a.
It means that LG will release a new software update which is software version V12a.
The V12a Update will add some files which make the LG Stylo 4 ready to receive the next update – OS Upgrade to Android 9.0 Pie.
The V18a is the first Beta firmware based on Pie, Development of Pie firmware for LG STYLO 4 from Beta v18a to v20a may take at least 2 months, So we may see the Android 9 Update on LG Stylo 4 by the end of 2019.
Oreo Version: V12a
Pie Beta Version: V18a
Date: August 29, 2019
Anti-rollback Version: ARB00
Unlocked LG Stylo 4 LMQ710ULM /Q710ULM
August 16, 2019
The Unlocked LG Stylo 4 with the model number LMQ710ULM will get the Android 9 Pie Update soon.
Is the LG stylo 4 going to get the Pie upgrade? The answer is definitely yes. The LG Stylo 4 is capable for the Android pie update.
LG has finished the test of Android Pie Beta firmware Build V18a for the Unlocked LG Stylo 4 which has the model number LMQ710ULM.
We have got the beta firmware V18a from our tipster. As it is still a beta firmware, we will not share it here.
The beta firmware comes with ‘UP’ file extension, LMQ710ULM-V11h-to-V18a.up, is an OTA Update for unlocked LG STYLO 4. It is an Update from V11d to V18a.
Android Pie beta: LMQ710ULM-V18a-USA-XX-AUG-14-2019-ARB00
*ARB00 means the antir-rollback version is “00”.
*The Pie firmware and Oreo firmware have same Anti-rollback version (00), it means you can downgrade from Pie to Oreo.
The V18a beta firmware was tested on August 14, said our tipster.
As you may already know, the final official release of the Pie firmware for LG STYLO 4 should be software version v20a or v20b.
Carrier-branded LG Stylo 4 pie Update
As to carrier-branded LG Stylo 4, we don’t have an idea when the Pie Update will be available.
- LG Stylo 4 on T-mobile: The latest software update is software version Q710TS11h
- Boost Mobile LG Stylo 4 Q710PL: Q710PL11h – May 2019 Security Patch
- LG Stylo 4 Sprint Q710AL: Q710P11h – May 2019 Security Patch
- Cricket LG Stylo 4 Q710CS: Q710CS11h – May 2019 Security Patch
- LG Stylo 4 U.S. Cellular:
The latest Software for LG Stylo 4 launched in the U.S. is V11h and includes the May 2019 Android Security patch.
How to Upgrade my LG Stylo 4
You can upgrade your LG Stylo 4 via OTA.
Only T-mobile & MetroPCS Variants support firmware Update through LG Bridge and OTA
Upgrade LG Stylo 4 with LGUP
If you want to upgrade/unbrick/restore your LG Stylo 4 back to stock, here is what you need:
- LG USB drivers LG STYLO 4
- LG UP Software
- LGUP DLL for LG Stylo 4 lgup_common.dll Ver. 18.104.22.168
- Latest Stock kdz firmware for Stylo 4
*Notes, LG will provide kdz firmware for LG Stylo 4 from T-mobile, MetroPCS, U.S. Cellular, Amazon Branded, and U.S. Unlocked.