LG G4 receives Android 6.0 upgrade in Europe as of next week, says LG


LG G4 receives Android 6.0 upgrade

LG G4 receives Android 6.0 upgrade in less than a week from now. Europeans first on the list!

In a press release sent to Pocketdroid, LG Electronics announces that LG G4 receives Android 6.0 upgrade as of next week. The software update will be available first in Europe, with Polish people receiving among the first the Marshmallow treat., while other markets in Europe, Asia and the Americas to follow soon after.

The upgrade to Android 6.0 will offer LG G4 owners a number of features designed to enhance the overall user experience, including:

  • Permissions have been simplified with greater control of the information applications can access, not only at the installation stage but any time
  • Silent feature for sound and vibrate mode as well as a Do Not Disturb mode to block all sounds or only alarms and notifications
  • Doze Mode which shuts down background processing of certain apps when the phone is not in use, to significantly prolong battery life

“By working closely with Google, LG has been able to bring Android 6.0 to the G4 ahead of any of our competitors, while speed alone isn’t an indicator of great service, it does go a long way toward giving consumers the confidence that LG is committed to its existing customers first,”¬†said Chris Yie, vice president and head of marketing communications for LG Mobile Communications Company.

Further details of Marshmallow rollout schedule and models will be announced by LG Electronics in each market around the globe. Stay tuned for such information.