Following the LG G4 and the recently released T-Mobile LG V10 Nougat firmware update, it’s time to update the global variant of the LG V10. The Korean smartphone manufacturer is currently rolling out Nougat for LG V10 H960 in European region. It comes with firmware build number H960A30b. The full KDZ file is now available for download as well.
The following KDZ has been tested on European LG V10 H960A 32 GB variant. It will also run on other devices with similar hardware specifications like the Turkish variant of LG V10 H960ATR and H960TR. You can update using the LG bridge or using the new LGUP tool. It comes with May 1, 2017 security patch level.
How to install LG V10 to Android 7.0 Nougat firmware update?
The first thing you will need is the full stock firmware file for LG V10.
Download LG V10 Nougat KDZ firmware file [Global variant]
LG V10 Nougat KDZ file | Download H960A30b | Global variant
LG V10 Nougat KDZ file | Download H960ATR30a | Turkey
LGUP is a special tool designed to flash the LG stock firmware update onto any LG device. Uppercut tool will fix all the USB connectivity problems. Here is a full tutorial on how to use LGUP.
Step 1: Download the stock Nougat KDZ firmware for LG V10 from above.
Step 2: Transfer the KDZ firmware to you Windows PC.
Step 3: Reboot LG device into Download Mode. To do so, Power off the phone completely. Now hold Volume Up then plug into PC via USB cable at the same time. Connect your LG device to PC via USB cable. Install latest drivers.
Step 5: Run the uppercut software as administrator.
Step 6: Your device will be automatically detected.
Step 7: LGUP software will run automatically.
Step 8: From LGUP, select the “Upgrade” radio option.
Step 9: Provide the LG stock firmware file path by clicking on the three dots, select the KDZ you downloaded.
Step 10: Hit Start.
That’s it. Once installation completes, reboot device to system.
Update LG V10 to Nougat via LG Bridge
This is the official method from LG to manually check and update LG devices to the next OTA update. All you need to do is install the latest LG USB drivers, install and run LG Bridge, and connect the Android phone to PC.
Step 1: Download and install the latest LG Bridge and LG USB drivers from here.
Step 2: Run LG Bridge on PC.
Step 3: Connect LG phone to PC via USB cable.
Step 4: Check for OTA updates.
Step 5: Download and install the Nougat firmware update displayed.
That’s is all. Leave a comment below.