LG doesn’t have the best reputation in terms of firmware updates for its older devices, but it's working to improve it. Android 10 has already been seeded to two LG phones - the G8 ThinQ and Korean units of V50 ThinQ 5G have received the latest version of Android. A new press release from LG Italy sheds more light on the company’s plans to bring Android 10 with LG’s UX 9.0 to nine more devices in 2020.
The international V50 units are first in line for the update in February, followed by the G8X in Q2. The G7, G8S and V40 are scheduled for Q3, 2020. The last handsets in line are the LG K50S, K40S, K50 and Q60 which are getting the big update in Q4 2020.
LG Android 10 update roadmap:
At least there's no spyware installed
LG released their update schedule on their Korean site. Translated by Google translate: Expected Target Model and Estimated Schedule] -4Q19: G8 ThinQ (Completed) -Q1 20: V50 ThinQ (Completed) -Q2 20: V50S ThinQ, V40 ThinQ, V35 ThinQ, G7...
Software and updates are everything, but you keep on settling for the outdated stuff.