Yesterday, we reported that LG had started rolling out the long-awaited Marshmallow update to all unlocked variants of the G3 in Poland, but, unfortunately, the tip we received turned out to be false. However, LG took to its official Twitter account today to announce that is, in fact, now pushing out the OTA for the handset in the region.
Update: Contrary to information imparted to us earlier, LG is sadly not yet rolling out the update to the G3 in Eastern Europe. The tip detailing the rollout unfortunately turned out to be a false one. LG’s senior representative in Poland Jarosław Bukowski has, however, confirmed that the upgrade is on its way, but gave no release date.
When Samsung took the wraps off the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge and Galaxy S6 Edge+ in the second quarter of 2015, it promised customers it would distribute monthly security upgrades in order to keep the handsets up to date and running smoothly. It certainly appears that the South Korean company is staying true to its word as it’s now rolling out December’s upgrade to the devices located in India and the Nordic countries.
Samsung has just begun pushing out a nifty maintenance update to all variants of the Gear S2 in the United States. The upgrade itself weighs in at a relatively small 4.85MB and carries version number R730TUVU1AOL3, but don’t let its size fool you as the firmware includes some major battery life optimizations, in addition to the usual plethora of bug fixes and speed optimizations.
Vodafone UK has started pushing out a rather unexpected update to all its carrier-branded models of the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge located in the United Kingdom. This upgrade carries support for the operator’s fairly new Wi-Fi calling service, which authorizes users to place calls via the Internet when they have no cellular signal without incurring any extra charges.
Canadian carrier Rogers Wireless has today announced that it will initiate the rollout of the long-awaited Marshmallow update for the LG G4 in late January. In addition to bringing the latest build of the open-source operating system to the handset, the upgrade will also transport Google’s latest security patches which fix any critical issues that may otherwise have put user data at risk.
OnePlus is in the midst of rolling out yet another update to its flagship smartphone of 2015, the OnePlus 2. This upgrade carries Version 2.2 of OxygenOS to the handset, which bundles a number of much-needed bug fixes and security patches, along with a gorgeous new festive wallpaper pack, which is guaranteed to keep you in the Christmas spirit.
Marshmallow update for the LG G4. In addition to carrying the latest build of the open-source operating system to the handset, the upgrade also bundles support for the operator’s brand new global roaming feature, which will allow users to take their device abroad without having to swap out the SIM.
The Internet has today been inundated with reports from Moto X (2014) owners located in Australia and India declaring that they’ve finally received the much-anticipated Marshmallow update, and we at last we have some solid evidence to confirm that it has in fact started rolling out.
Hot on the heels of T-Mobile, Verizon has just started distributing a vital security update for the Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Note 5. The upgrade bundles the latest Android vulnerability patch, along with a multitude of bug fixes and stability improvements aimed at improving the overall performance of the handsets.