LG Optimus Vu 3 & GPad gets Android 4.4 Kitkat Update in Korea

When it comes to Android 4.4 Kitkat the tables have turned. One time Samsung was top on delivering the latest Android firmware but ever since LG’s partnership to introduced Nexus brand of smartphones and tablets, LG has quicken up things when it comes to delivering the Android update.Android 4.4 Kitkat


LG Electronics, has delivered Android 4.4 Kitkat update to LG G Pad 8.3 and also the Optimus Vu 3 gets this update as well. However, happiness is just limited to South Korea as this happens to be regional update. We might soon see availability to international version of both of these LG’s devices.

Kitkat update to LG GPad Google Play Edition (GPE) was delivered long time ago, so that happens to be no surprise. LG Vu 3 Kitkat update is available to all the South Korean carrier version but that is available via local LG website.

How to Update

These updates are available via two methods –

  • OTA Update: Go to Settings > About Device > Software Update and then tap on Check Now to begin. You will need to have WiFi/Data connectivity on your phone.
  • Via PC: Using LG Mobile Support Tool you can update your device by connecting to PC using USB Cable.

Next devices by LG waiting for Kitkat update are Optimus LT2, Optimus Vu 2, Optimus GK, GX phone. This update will be available in coming months.