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LG will not be releasing Windows Phone 7.8 for the LG E900 Optimus 7

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

LG will not be releasing Windows Phone 7.8 for the LG E900 Optimus 7
News from WMPoweruser.com:

Microsoft promised to deliver Windows Phone 7.8 to all handsets via an Over the Air update which would not need carrier intervention.

It seems however that OEMs will still be involved, or in LG’s case uninvolved. The company did not release any follow-ups to their first generation Windows Phones, and it seems have now washed their hands off them.

A WP7.com.pl reader asked them if they will be releasing the 7.8 update, and received the following response:

—- Reply to Customer Enquiry —-

Dear Sir,
Thank you for contacting our customer support.
We wish to kindly inform you that it is not expected to introduce software update for your version of the E900 to 7.8.
If you have additional questions, please contact us again.
M ********* **
LG Electronics Poland.

——– —- Customer Details

It seems likely the answer will be the same when it comes to the LG Quantum, leaving a (small) percentage of Windows Phone users that will not getting the WP 7.8 update after all.

Via WP7.com.pl

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Related News:
The LG Nexus 4 has LTE after all
News from Geek:

The modders and hacker community working within the Android ecosystem have a rich history of enabling features that the manufacturers say aren’t available on certain phones. Sometimes it’s recording 720p video at 30fps, while other times it’s changes to how the radio on a phone works in order to gain better service. In the case of the Nexus 4, a phone which has been railed on recently for lacking LTE, it has been discovered that the dormant LTE radio on the motherboard is capable of delivering LTE speeds in certain circumstances.

The network diagnostics menu hidden in the dialer of most phones, which can be accessed by entering “*#*#4636#*#*”, will grant you access to a screen where you can choose to enable the LTE radio on the phone. Alternatively, the

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WAIT: Why Is Jil Sander Releasing A Cell Phone?

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

WAIT: Why Is Jil Sander Releasing A Cell Phone?
News from Styleite:

A number of technology blogs have reported on leaked pictures of what appears to be a Jil Sander branded cell phone today. And while the project is certainly exciting, the first thing we did when we saw the photos was scratch our heads and say, “Why?”

Jil Sander joins Versace, Prada and Dolce & Gabbana among the high-end designer labels that have put their names on cell phones in recent memory. The Sander model is a Windows phone being produced with LG, which also makes the Pra…………… continues on Styleite
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Related News:
LG Envoy (US Cellular)
News from PC Magazine:

Service Provider
US Cellular
Screen Size
2.2 inches
Screen Details
176-by-220-pixel, 262K color, TFT LCD
850, 1900
High-Speed Data


Need a cheap cell phone for voice calls? The LG Envoy is a decent, inexpensive choice for U.S. Cellular customers, with its tough-feeling plastic and familiar flip design. That said, you’re giving up an awful lot to hit that $ 9.99 price; essentially, this is a phone from 2005, not 2011. A few extra bucks up front will get you a much better handset.

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