LG becomes the first smartphone manufacturer to bring Android Lollipop OS to its premium smartphone in 2014.. LG has announced today that it will commence rolling out the highly anticipated Android 5.0 Lollipop upgrade for G3 smartphones starting in Poland this week, to be followed by other key markets in the near future. LG has also announced that details about the other LG devices to get Lollipop upgrade will be revealed close on the heels of their availability in the different markets.
This recently announced Lollipop Android OS comes with a host of improvements including a new design language with added depth, shadows and animations. Notifications are improved with a new layout and color scheme will be available on the new lock screen. A new security feature has been added to strengthen the connectivity between devices, which will enable users to unlock their smartphone when it is physically near a pre-registered Bluetooth device such as the LG G Watch or G Watch R. Lollipop also introduces Android Runtime (ART) software to improve performance.
Speaking about the roll-out of Android Lollipop OS, Dr. Jong-seok Park, President and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company said, “LG is absolutely committed to giving our customers the best mobile experiences available and bringing Android Lollipop to G3 owners as soon as possible is a top priority. The new features and improvements in Android 5.0 will bring a whole new user experience to the G3 and make it even better than it already is.”