Anonymous, 10 Oct 2013im planning to buy it...does it have any common problems??is the music system too bad or sound... morethis phone has no problems or even the music system it is good to hear the music playing...
im planning to buy it...does it have any common problems??is the music system too bad or sound too low??plz answrr
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is no longer a history. Your LG Optimus G Pro can be updated to Android 4.3 JB firmware as well. Follow the guide here.
While the official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for Optimus G Pro might take time as the track record of LG is not nice in terms of device updates. Even there is no ETA for the official update and under such circumstances updating your device is essential for many reasons.
LG Optimus G Pro
Preparing Your Phone
This firmware update is only valid to LG Optimus G Pro E985 phone an it shouldn’t be used on any other LG phone or even other Optimus G Pro variants. So this process it not for Optimus G F240 for Korea, L-04E for Japan or not event for E980 for AT&T USA.
You are required to charge your phone to 100 % battery life and then proceed with the update instructions.
You should take the backup of important files, apps. Make use of Super Backup app.
You should enable USB debugging on your phone as a mandatory step. Follow the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging” to enable it.USB Debugging on Android 4.0 phones
Finally you should have rooted your Optimus G Pro phone.
Firmware Files Required
Download Optimus G Pro 4.3 Jelly Bean Pack
Dowload and install ROM Manager app on your phone
Optimus G Pro Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Update
Follow the procedure mentioned below to update your Galaxy Note II competitor -
Straightaway connect Optimus G Pro to PC using USB cable.
Make sure that USB drivers are loaded on your PC perfectly.
Transfer the download Optimus G Pro Android 4.3 file pack to the SD card storage.
Now disconnect the device by safely removing the phone.
Open ROM Manager app on your phone and boot your device in Clock Work Mod Recovery.
On your device boots up automatically you will be taken to CWM Recovery Menu.CWM Recovery Menu
In the Recovery mode Volume Rockers keys are intended for the purpose of navigation between options and Power button to select an highlighted option.
In the Recovery mode select “Wipe data/factory reset” & “Wipe Cache partition” option.
All also clear “clear the Dalvik cache” by going through Advanced.
Come back to CWM Recovery Menu and then select “Install zip from sd card”, navigate to Optimus G Pro Jelly Bean pack and the firmware process update will begin.
Within 2-3 minutes you will be reverted back to CWM menu, this means firmware has been applied and it just require booting your phone once.
Now select “reboot system now” to reboot your device in normal mode.
With that you have updated your LG Optimus G Pro with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update. Do let us know if you face any issues during update.
s007, 10 Oct 2013How to use wifi direct on optimus G pro???www.youtube.com/watch?v=MI8pMTrGi-w
s007, 10 Oct 2013How to use wifi direct on optimus G pro???Google it or youtube it. Simple.
Echizen,Ryoma, 08 Oct 2013I think LG optimus g pro e985 is better than e988yes
Akkij, 08 Oct 2013Which one is better E985 or E988. E988 is launched in India. I have read a review on a site ca... moreBut the version is not the same,the LG e985 Is 4.1.2 and the lg e988 is only 4.1
Which one is better E985 or E988. E988 is launched in India. I have read a review on a site called "Mobile Jury". The specs of both the models are same.
Anonymous, 07 Oct 2013Good tips. Thanks! I like this phone a lot except LG updatesMy lg optimus g pro e985 is already updated to 4.3 jellybean,my phone became more faster than the last(4.2)....hehehehe :)
How to Root LG Optimus G Pro E985 on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware. LG Optimus G Pro E985 was released earlier this year in February featuring a 13 Megapixel Camera, 5.5 inch Screen size, 2GB RAM along with Adreno 320 GPU, 16/32 GB Internal Memory and Quad-Core 1.7 GHz Krait 300 CPU. LG Optimus G Pro came with Android 4.1.2 Official Jelly Bean Firmware and some you might want to Root your LG Optimus G Pro. Well this post will guide you on How to Root LG Optimus G Pro E985 on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware. I have written some important tips, make sure your read them and keep them in mind before rooting your device.Important Tips:
Rooting will void your device’s warranty.
This root method is only forLG Optimus G Pro E985, don’t try this on any other variants of Optimus G Pro.
Charge your battery up to 70%.
Make sure USB Debugging is enabled.
Backup your phone data:
How to backup Android Apps
How to backup Text Messages
How to backup Whatsapp Chat Messages
Install LG Optimus G E975 USB drivers -> Download USB Drivers for LG Optimus G Pro E985.
Make sure your device is on Android 4.1.2. Go to Settings > About Device
I have written this detailed and easy to understand step-by-step instructions guide on How to Root LG Optimus G Pro E985 on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware. If you are used to rooting your device, then this should not be any different for you. However, for beginners, it is recommended that you read the whole tutorial before rooting your device. Let’s root your device..How to Root LG Optimus G Pro E985 on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware:Step 1 – Download the above mentioned file and extract it into a single folder.
Step 2 – Next, connect your LG Optimus G Pro to Computer with a USB Cable. Note that phone should be On during this process.
Step 4 – Now launch the Run.bat that you extracted into a folder before.
Step 5 – Command prompt should now appear.
Step 6 – Follow the instructions provided by command prompt.
Step 7 – After sometime, your device will reboot.
That’s it! You have successfully rooted your LG Optimus G Pro E985 on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware. To verify, check for SuperSU app in your App Drawer.
How to Update LG Optimus G Pro E985 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware
The Optimus G Pro E985 owners may also want to keep their device up-to-date. So we thought of giving you a tutorial of how to upgrade Optimus G Pro E985 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. With new version of android operating system on your device, you will have more benefit. Your device will have more feature, more secure, more fast performance, and more cool he...3x.But prior to telling you how to install Android 4.3 Jelly Bean on Optimus G Pro E985, let’s see what do you want in order to be able to perform the installation. You will have to download 4.3 Jelly Bean Optimus G Pro E985 ROM. You will also have to root your Optimus G Pro E985 to prepare it for Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade. Discover how to root Optimus G Pro E985 and install Android 4.3 Jelly Bean from here. Here are the download links of the files you want to update Optimus G Pro E985 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Just before beginning to upgrade your Optimus G Pro E985 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean don’t forget to backup your information, as contacts, text messages and the apps installed from Google Play Store who maybe lost when the installation finishes.
Your should charge your phone to 100% battery life.
Take the backup of Contacts, Messages, APN Settings, Important files.
You should enable USB debugging on your phone.
Update LG Optimus G Pro to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware
Now let’s see how to update Optimus G Pro E985 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean -
Install the ROM Manager on your Optimus G Pro E985. Get it from Google Play Store, then install the clockwork mod recovery.
Connect your Optimus G Pro E985 to your PC employing the USB information cable. Copy the “Optimus G Pro E985_4.3 Jelly Bean.zip” file you downloaded to the SD memory card.
Restart your device in the recovery mode using ROM Manager. As soon as in Recovery Mode, go to ROM Manager and select backup / restore to back-up your information.
From the Recovery Menu do a total data erase (including Delvik Cache). When completed, go back to Recovery Principal Menu and choose Flash ROM from SD Card.
Navigate the location you copied the ”Optimus G Pro E985_4.3 Jelly Bean.zip” file and follow the directions for installing Android 4.3 Jelly Bean on your Optimus G Pro E985.
As soon as the installation is over, just reboot your Optimus G Pro E985 device.
Here you go, you’ve just upgraded it to the new Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.
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