In this post, we’ll show you how you can upgrade your LG G4 H815/H818 model to the latest Nougat (No Modification). Read this article to the end before doing any actions with your LG G4. With this step by step instructions, you will update your phone firmware from android 6.0 Marshmallow to android 7.0 Nougat with no regrets.
You must be on android 6.0 Marshmallow before upgrading to nougat using this method.
Fast internet connection as files are huge in size.
USB Debugging must be turned On.
Some basic knowledge of computer.
How to enable USB debugging on LG G4
To facilitate a connection between your device and a computer with the Android SDK (software development kit):
From a Home screen, navigate: Apps
Then go to Settings
Chose Developer options
Ensure the Developer options switch (located in the upper-right) is turned on.
Tap USB debugging to enable or disable (Enabled when a check mark is present)
Screen, tap OK.
If Developer Options are unavailable, navigate:
Apps > Settings > About phone > Software info
Tthen tap Build number seven times.
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Steps to upgrade LG G4 to the latest android Nougat
First, you need to prepare your computer/laptop for the upgrade procedure. You need to install LG Bridge Software and Drivers on your PC or Laptop.
How to install LG Bridge
LG Bridge brings all your LG devices (phones and tablets) together. You can manage, update, and back up your devices all in one place. Use LG Bridge to:
LG AirDrive – Manage content on your devices wirelessly
LG Backup – Back up or restore content on your mobile device via USB
Software update – update your mobile device’s software via USB