LG Electronics have officially launched their newly announced, LG V30 ThinQ smartphone in their home country, South Korea. The phone was originally announced at Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, Spain last month. Today, the predecessor, LG V30 gets a new software update which brings all the ThinQ AI Camera features on the device.
During the announcement of this new device at MWC 2018, the company had claimed that the same ThinQ AI Camera features will be available for LG V30 and LG V30+ smartphones. As promised, the LG V30 smartphone started receiving the new update and the update brings the ThinQ AI Camera features to the device.
The new software update is being rolled out for the LG V30 smartphones. The company has released this update for the home country, South Korea for now. The company will release the same update for more regions around the world in the coming weeks.
The update has been explained by many tech blogs and the official Changelog of this update is translated here. We have listed down all the newly introduced features on the LG V30 smartphone with the software update.
- The camera app has Q Lens, AI camera, Bright camera, Q Voice and GoogleAssistant features.
- Cacao bank fingerprint compatibility has been improved.
- Improved restarting while charging or booting.
- Google Drive now supports downloading files larger than 4GB
- Fixed an issue where there was no vibration when receiving a text message
- Improved call quality.
Furthermore, this is not a minor update, in fact the update weighs around 821 MB of size which makes it a major software update for the device. Being a major Android update, it will bring all the latest features to the older LG V30 smartphone. You would get to explore all the new ThinQ AI Camera features on the LG V30 smartphone which are listed above.
The update rolls out via OTA update so all the LG V30 users of South Korea will receive the update as push notification on the display. Once received, you just need to select the update and you will be presented a download page with the Changelog and Download button. Click the Download button and the downloading process will begin. Soon, the update will be downloaded and it will be installed on your device by following some basic instructions.
If we talk more about the availability of this update, there is no any more information about it as the company has not revealed anything about the availability of this new OS in other markets as of now. However, we can expect this new update to roll out for more markets in the coming months.
Apart from this, the company is now preparing for the launch of their upcoming flagship phone, LG G7. The company was about to launch this phone during the Mobile World Congress last month, however they have started redesigning the device from the scratch and it will take some more time to get launched in the market. The company will release this phone some time in the coming September month. However, there is no any information about the same. We hope to hear some more about the same in the coming days.