The Seoul-based agency stated: “LG Electronics Inc. (LG) introduced that it’s closing its cellular enterprise unit. The choice was authorised by its board of administrators earlier as we speak.
“LG’s strategic determination to exit the extremely aggressive cell phone sector will allow the corporate to focus assets in progress areas equivalent to electrical automobile elements, related gadgets, good properties, robotics, synthetic intelligence and business-to-business options, in addition to platforms and providers.”
Of their assertion, LG stated they may proceed to offer “service assist and software program updates for patrons of present cellular merchandise for a time period”.
Nonetheless, LG stated this may “differ by area”.
Whereas the LG G8X is predicted to get Android 11 in Q2 of this 12 months, with the LG Velvet 4G and LG G8S getting the patch in Q3.
The LG Wing, LG K52 and LG K42 will reportedly get the Android 11 replace in This autumn of this 12 months.
Elsewhere, the South Korean LG web site additionally stated LG continues to be planning on rolling out Android 12 for some gadgets.
Nonetheless, replace plans might get adjusted on account of Google’s distribution schedule in addition to how properly the replace performs throughout testing on completely different gadgets.