1. AC Question's Avatar
    Hey, got a NIB (supposedly) G3 recently. Making the jump from Windows.
    It's the T-mobile version and I'm using it with AT&T.
    Problem -- It is still on 4.4.2. I expected a couple updates once I got it up and running. At least to 5.x, possibly 6.0 as it appears that's what T-mobile is currently offering on this phone -- as of August.
    No updates have arrived and I've been searching forums for hours trying to figure out a work around. It won't update via LG PC suite and I haven't gotten it to work through the LG mobile support tool.
    So just for kicks and grins I d/l'd a root checker and it says I'm rooted! No idea why that would be. Any thoughts?

    So no my searching has changed to how to upgrade it manually.
    01-09-2017 11:37 PM
  2. Tim1954's Avatar
    I haven't heard new devices being rooted before... i hope you didn't get it from China...
    01-10-2017 07:29 AM
  3. jshaw1976's Avatar
    Yes, it was an overseas ebay purchase. I think it shipped out of singapore.
    After one failed attempt I was eventually able to flash it to the stock 10c 4.4.2 software. After a day's worth of updating it is finally running the 30e 6.0 released in August.
    Now I'm reading up on how to root this version so I can get rid of all the T-mo junk.
    01-12-2017 03:31 PM

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