LG Optimus LTE LU6200 smartphone can now be easily upgraded with the latest ICS Android 4.0.4 firmware. It was the last time when we saw on the report that very soon LG Electronics will be pushing this ICS update for your device and now in this article we will be checking out on how one can easily update the same manually since many of the users didn’t get the update manually. The best part is that this is the Official firmware update released by LG and not any beta or custom ROM firmware. This ICS update ropes in many visual changes as it ropes in the latest superfast LG launcher along with added wallpapers and fluidic user interface.
Disclaimer: We should not be held liable for any damage caused in the process of applying this update process in your device. It is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions to the point which are mentioned in procedure.
Caution: This update should only be applied to LG Optimus LTE LU6200 device and not to any other Optimus model as it may even brick the device for which we should not be responsible.
In the process of this article, you need to go through the list of pre requisite instructions and then followed by the Guide to apply this firmware update.
Essential Pre Requisites:
- All the data in your LG Optimus LTE device should be backed up with the help of below instructions and not with your LG PC Suite.
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”
- Minimum battery in your LG Optimus LTE device should be a minimum of 50% so as to ensure that just your phone doesn’t get turn Off in the process of update.
- Download the LG Optimus LTE drivers in your computer and install the same in your computer. Ensure that you are having the ADMIN Rights in yuor computer as it needs the FULL USB Rights for data transfer between your phone and computer.
- Enable the USB Debugging in your device from the Development tools section in Settings so as to connect your device with the computer.
Assuming that you are done with all the above mentioned instructions, it’s now time to proceed to the next page where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to apply this update.