LG pushed out fairly just a few smartphones earlier than it lastly threw within the towel final yr. One of many huge guarantees the corporate made when it introduced its exit from the cellular enterprise was that it’ll nonetheless push out updates for its present telephones. LG’s observe document with Android updates hasn’t precisely been stellar, and its official wording left issues open to interpretation. Contemplating the critically diminished workforce in its cellular division, there’s virtually no assurance LG will really be capable of ship on these guarantees.
That is not stopping it from attempting, although, or a minimum of placing up a courageous entrance. On the corporate’s South Korean web site, LG signifies it’s going to push Android 12 to 3 smartphone fashions within the second quarter of 2022. That provides it a window of alternative between now and the tip of June, however that is solely assured for fashions offered in that area .
These three telephones embrace the mid-range LG Q92 5G, in addition to the higher-end LG V50 ThinQ and LG V50S ThinQ telephones. The latter two fashions are fairly notable because of their Twin Display accent, which tried to supply an expertise that predated the Microsoft Floor Duo and different trendy foldables. Like a lot of LG’s daring improvements, this was, sadly, fairly forward of its time.