LG is stepping up its Android game, on Tuesday beginning the rollout ofto the .
That makes the G5 the first non-Google phone to receive the update. Meanwhile, the recentand were shipped with Nougat.
LG said G5's in South Korea will get the update first, with the Americas and Asia getting Nougat "in the weeks to come." Samsung, meanwhile, will begin a public beta test for Nougat on its and phones beginning on Wednesday.
Google's new operating systems have until now launched with Nexus phones, like last year's 6P, while other Android users have had to wait months until their phone manufacturer and/or network carrier pushes out an update.
Nougat brought with itthe Google Assistant, Instant Apps and better multiwindow support.