New LG V20 to be World’s First Phone to Launch with Android 7.0 Nougat
- The LG V20 smartphone with bill the first phone to launch with Android 7.0 Nougat
- The V20, the successor to LG’s V10 smartphone, will begin shipping during Q3
- Partnership between LG and Google has involved numerous smartphone and wearable launches
LG Electronics (LG) confirms that its next flagship smartphone, LG V20, will be the first device to feature Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. The LG V20 will begin shipping in the third quarter.
The LG V20 builds upon the premium and rich multimedia smartphone experience of last year’s LG V10. It will be tuned to take advantage of many of the best features of Nougat, including Vulkan-supported graphics for more immersive gaming while also delivering better battery performance with Doze. Consumers will also enjoy new productivity features such as Direct Reply, which lets users respond quickly to text messages or update tasks using the notification interface.