T-Mobile’s LG V10 will get its Android Marshmallow upgrade next week

Not long ago, LG rolled out regional and carrier specific Marshmallow upgrade for its V10. The lucky smartphones included Verizon’s units in US and smartphones being used in Turkey and South Korea. However, another major carrier, T-Mobile, just announced that they will be releasing the upgrade for their LG V10 starting from next week.

This announcement was made by T-Mobile’s product expert, Des Smith, via his official twitter account.

See also: OnePlus One gets the Marshmallow update

LG V10 was released back in 2015 which came out of the box with pre-installled Android v5.1.1. The V10 sports a 5.7 inch 1440×2560 pixels pixel display and hosts the Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 chipset under the hood. Other features included 4GB of RAM, microSD slot, 16 megapixel rear camera, 5 megapixel selfie shooter, 32GB and 64GB of storage option. The 192 gram handset is 8.6 mm thick but still packs 3,000 mAh battery to provide the juice. Not only that, the V10 came with an extra screen strip on the top which’s purpose is to display time, notifications, and shortcuts to most used apps. In addition to that, the smartphone features an amazing manual control while shooting video. It even allows you to choose the frame rate ranging between 1fps and 60fps along with an option for fine tuning the audio levels via the 4 mics embedded in the V10.

As you guys already know, Marshmallow features many change from its predecessor. Some of the major changes are described ahead. Firstly, Doze – this feature simply puts the smartphone into a ‘deeper sleep’ when it hasn’t been used for a prolonged period of time. As a result, the battery life of the smartphone is drastically increased. Moving on the next big change: Now on Tap – Marshmallow can predict your needs by a simple long press on the home button that provides quick access to learn more about the hang out spot or how to getthere. You can use this feature to search for restaurants and even the type of food it serves. Last but not the least, the all new app drawer – as suggested by the heading, Marshmallow comes with a completely redesigned app drawer. Main improvements include the app search mechanism. You can scroll around with alphabet scrolling and can pin you favorite apps on the top to gain easy and fast access.

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