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Older AT&T LG won't update to newest android

by dustin8080 / December 26, 2013 4:27 AM PST

I have an older at&t lg phone and when I try and update to newest android version it says it can't . I'm wondering if I'm just stuck with this or if their is something I can do. Thank you.

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Try the other, well, root and such.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 26, 2013 4:33 AM PST

I can't find the model so all I can offer is for you to find XDA Developers (the forum) and see if they have something newer.

Keep in mind that some take a nose dive in performance but heck, that's not the issue here.

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get LG to improve the phone
by 1customer / December 26, 2013 6:42 AM PST

u are probably stuck, so get LG to improve future phones they put out...

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Don't forget....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / December 26, 2013 6:51 AM PST

....that not all older phones can be upgraded to the newest OS. Which version of Android are you using and which model of LG phone are you using. My original iPad can't be upgraded to iOS 7, I am limited to iOS 5 due to the technical specifications of my device. Keep that in mind and learn to live with your phone's limitations.

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A place online that makes vendors improve their products?
by tuff2pleaze / December 26, 2013 1:36 PM PST

There's gotta be a place on the internet that consumers can rely on to get help with their products. With all of the technology out there, you'd think that SOMEONE can come up with a reliable source to help us all with these issues!

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Try this site.....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / December 27, 2013 12:50 AM PST

Go to This site is designed for folks wanting to mod/hack their devices beyond the factory settings. You might find additional help there. There will be certain hardware limitations when trying to upgrade older phones to the newer OS versions. Good luck.

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