It's a good phone ... but i'm wondering if there's ICS for Middle East .. I've upgraded mine to 4.0.4 ICS but there's some problems in some Arabic Letters...???
ICS is great but there are some of the features are missing in camera, like ISO is till 100/400, In GB it was 100/800, macro, smile detection features are missing.
About three days ago, i just install firm v30B. Its like i hav a new phone..:D
But, i feel about the battery is very fast to drain.
And i want to ask bout how to screenshot in ICS?
Pliz help me..
Sorry for my bad english..
Rahab, 21 Jan 2013How do you know that it will come at the end of January ? Are you sure ? I'm tired of waiting.... moreRahab, here is the link from orange where they mention the release:
I can't be sure.... I can't trust them either, hope it will be launched!
Marius - Romania, 21 Jan 2013Hi, I just installed v30b (europe open, I have google it so don't ask for link). Every thing s... moreHow do you know that it will come at the end of January ? Are you sure ? I'm tired of waiting... (cj, romania)
Hi, I just installed v30b (europe open, I have google it so don't ask for link). Every thing seems to be ok but there are still some bugs from gingerbread left (when someone calls you the answer key is sometime a button and sometimes a slide, VERY ANNOYING!).
Anyway, waiting for official orange version that as they say it's expected at end of January.
All the best, Marius (Arad, Romania).
just bought first P970 smartph 1 week ago, pretty cool. was impress that camera turns on when I press the G button and shake the ph. now this method doesn't work on my ph. camera won't rurn on wth the shake. Anyone any ideas what went wrong? didn't drop ph or anything. HELP!!!
AD, 19 Jan 2013is it out in india & other asian country (ICS)
yeah.. update available only at authorised service centres for free in warranty or for Rs 170
Update is smooth except some issues like Some hd videos not playing in stock player, no on/off audio, incorrect display of Hindi fonts.
Guys ... Got my phone ics upgraded
its awesome !
if u want to update ur black android 4.0.4
download kdz file and lg kdz updater
and choose 3GQCT AND DASL in updater setting
within 5 min. u will be updated.
ENJOY OPTIMUS BLACK USERS ;)
i also updated with V30B, nice UI but camera lacks macro feature,
any fix for that?
though delayed... the v30b ICS firmware update (not the beta rom) is better... there are few lags and bugs in some applications but I noticed the reaponsiveness of the screen...
Hey guys what if I just buy and use the phone with his stock firmware and settings. I do not know so much about smartphones but will be good for me if I just use it with the normal OS? Does it work nice with the original OS? Can I over-clock the processor and to play some games on smoothly way?
Okay, I live in UK so is there any good ICS official update for P970 suitable for me? If yes, where to download it and how to install it?
There are official ICS firmwares for optimus black, but it will take time to reach all users and it contains some noticeable bugs such as battery drains, so if u want to try u have to manually install it. But the UI is awesome, similar to optimus G.
One thing is clear: I will sell my P970 and never buy another LG phone in my life. Yes, the phone is perfect but you don't have a proper Operating System for it and LG doesn't care!!!
I tried siding with lg fo 2 yrs i cant no more.from the day u buy it and update it you will always be far behind.its just pain always.no ics yet.it mayybe the last phone on earth to recieve the update
Hey guys, I'm thinking to go to P970 soon. So a few stupid questions..
What's the best and the newest OS for this phone? How can I install it? Where to download it? How to push the phone to do his best?
Sorry but I'm just confused of so many comments about apps and things, I'm a newbie and I do not know the names of the different android versions and etc.