NEW DELHI: If you happen to personal an LG smartphone then, here is some dangerous information for you. LG may quickly help software program for present telephones. With out software program help and safety updates, you will have to alter your telephone or get a brand new one.
Earlier this month, a report recommended that LG may exit the smartphone market quickly. Initially, the corporate was planning to promote the cell enterprise to Germany’s Volkswagen AG and Vietnam’s Vingroup JSC.
Nevertheless, as reported by Bloomberg and a Korean publication DongA IIbo, LG Electronics determined to close down the unit after the sale negotiations failed.
Now, the corporate can be considering of discontinuing software program help for present LG smartphones. In response to business insider Tron, LG’s exit from the smartphone market may additionally imply that the corporate will discontinue all software program updates for present telephones.
In a sequence of tweets, Tron stated that the staff of LG’s cell division will probably be assigned to the Changwon residence equipment manufacturing facility subsequent week.
So, which means that if you happen to personal an LG Wing, Velvet or another smartphone of the corporate, then there are possibilities that you’ll not obtain any future software program updates.
Earlier this yr, The Korea Herald reported that LG is planning to exit the smartphone business in 2021 after shedding about $4.5 billion over the previous 5 years.
The report additionally added that the corporate will announce the ultimate choice to its staff by April. As per the report, LG will attempt to redistribute the staff from its cell division to the Family Home equipment and Automotive divisions.
“LG Electronics’ CEO stated in January that every one choices have been on the desk for the loss-making operation. The corporate was stated to have halted improvement final month of telephones with a rollable show, and the report by DongA claimed that LG has shelved a deliberate first-half rollout of all new smartphones”.
Dont fear as already ots been official by lg itself very quickly os 11 is to launched so ignore this and its an settlement at all times that firm cant betray clients like this in between