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LG G8X ThinQ Android 11 Update: Second major update released globally

LG G8X ThinQ Android 11 Update

After announcing the shutdown of Mobile business in April 2021, LG is still rolling out the major Android OS updates for their devices as promised.

LG has now released the LG G8X ThinQ Android 11 Update with the device’s users receiving the second major update globally. The update is currently live in Netherlands, Brazil, and some European countries too reportedly.

Hence, the LG G8X ThinQ Android 11 Update can be put under the category of a globally released major update. It is time to revise our LG Android 11 Update Tracker.

The news of the LG G8X ThinQ Android 11 Update has been confirmed by multiple authentic news outlets and the screenshots of the stable update are being circulated on the internet.

As per a Reddit user, a July 2021 Android Security Patch has also been released along with the major update which upgrades the device’s security with it.

The LG G8X ThinQ was released in September 2019 with an Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box.

Update Details

  • Device: LG G8X ThinQ
  • Android: Android 11
  • Build number: V30a-EEA-XX
  • Update type: Major / Stable update
  • Update size: 2277.58 MB (2.2 GB)
  • Region: Global
  • Android Security Patch: July 2021
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Lg G8X thinQ Android 11 - S-2

Source: YTechB and Reddit

The LG G8X ThinQ Android 11 Update has brought a whole of changes and new features to the G8X ThinQ. The device’s users can finally experience the Android 11 OS and skin, UI tweaks, and other important features.

How long did LG take for the update?

Android OSUpdateRelease Date/StatusEstimated Months
Android 9 PieOut-of-the-boxSeptember 2019Nil
Android 10First OS updateSeptember 202012 months
Android 11Second OS updateAugust 202111 months
Roadmap of Android OS update (LG G8X ThinQ)

Check your device>>> LG Android 12 Update Tracker

How long will it get updates?

The LG G8X ThinQ has now received two major OS updates with Android 10 and 11.

As per LG, even after shutting down mobile business, it will provide three years of major OS updates to select LG devices.

So, this device may be eligible for the upcoming Android 12 update, but we are not sure as LG generally maintains a 2-year update policy.

  • Out-of-the-box>> Android 9 Pie
  • First Update>> Android 10
  • Second Update>> Android 11
  • Third Update>> Android 12 [May be Eligible] [No Confirmation from LG]

Check this out>>> LG Android 11 Update Tracker

How to update your LG device to Android 11?

The LG G8X ThinQ Android 11 Update is currently rolling out globally. And, it is soon expected to be rolled out to all the users.

Once the update is available on your device, you can head over to Settings >> About Phone >> Software Update section to update your LG device to Android 11.

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