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Android 10, Google’s latest mobile operating system has been out for a couple of months since it was released last year and brought system-wide dark mode, Focus mode(a compliment to Digital Wellbeing), new gesture navigation systems, boosted privacy, security and notifications (Grouped silent notifications)controls, better location permissions, Google Assistant “handles”, native screen recording, native desktop mode, QR codes to connect to Wi-Fi plus more features.
Some smartphone manufacturers have already launched phones with Google’s latest mobile operating system out of the box plus updating their other devices to Android 10. From Google’s Pixel line of phones to Asus, Essential, Huawei/Honor, Motorola, Nokia, OnePlus, OPPO, Xiaomi, vivo, Realme, Samsung and SONY.
LG has been really slow – only updating the South Korean variants of the LG G8 ThinQ and the LG V50 ThinQ to Android 10. We now know when other LG devices will be getting Android 10 via the new LG UX 9.0 update.
- February – LG V50 ThinQ
- Q2 2020 – LG G8 ThinQ
- Q3 2020 – LG G7 ThinQ, LG G8S ThinQ, LG V40 ThinQ
- Q4 2020 – LG K50S, LG K40S, LG K50, and LG Q60 | Although by this time Android 11 will be already out.