We recently reported that there is an ICS upgrade available for LG Prada 3 P940 smartphone and in the due course of this article we will be checking out the same with the help of a simple tutorial. Please be informed that this is the Official version which has been released for the users of Germany. Since this is a global release, anyone can apply this update. The device has the LG’s High Brightness NOVA Display at 800-nit, with a 4.3inch screen and this device is amongst the slimmest at 8.5mm. Please be informed that the update which we will be guiding you to apply is the Official firmware released by LG Electronics and is not any beta or test release. The best part of this release is that it’s a V20D series of update release which ropes in the goodness of ICS Android 4.0.4 firmware version for LG PRADA 3.
As of now this update is not yet pushed to all the devices across the globe and also we don’t have any ETA on by when this update will be pushed globally. This ICS Android 4.0 release for LG PRADA comes with a host of visual changes and also with the power of many apps which now comes pre loaded in this firmware update. An all new version of Android firmware, but as of now there is no estimated time on by when as Jellybean 4.1 for LG Prada will be made available or released. In the coming days we will be coming out with the rooting procedure which will help you rooting your LG Prada 3 on ICS Android 4.0 firmware.
Disclaimer: Don’t held us responsible for any sort of damage happened to your device in the process of applying the update. It is very unlikely that you will face any issues if you follow all the instructions mentioned in this article. Don’t update the Network Locked devices as it will again lock back the device.
In the process of applying this update, all the data in the device may get lost or corrupted. So, it’s highly recommended to back up all the user level data with the help of below mentioned steps. Ensure that all the target back up files are backed up in the computer. Please note that all the NOTES in your device should be backed up manually or else you will lose them. Don’t use PC Suite tools to back up the data.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log -Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
Battery left in your device should be 50% plus to make sure that device doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update. Also, install the drivers of LG Prada 3 in your computer as it will be required in the due course of this upgrade process.
So once you are done with all the above mentioned things, lets head to the next page where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to upgrade the LG Prada’s 3 smartphone with the latest and Official ICS Android 4.0.4 firmware.