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How To Update LG OPTIUMS GT540 from 2.1 to 2.2 froyo or 2.3 GingerBread on mac?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by NubAndroidUser, Sep 13, 2011.

  1. NubAndroidUser

    Thread Starter

    I have a mac, and i think it requires a pc program to install 2.2 or 2.3 on my phone so is it possible to do it on a mac or without a pc?

    Please i really need to know

  2. It is really easy,

    Root your phone (there are heaps of guides on that) and download rom manager from the android market. Once you have done that download Cynagon Mod 7 through Rom manager. That will give you a modded ROM and android 2.3.3. With this 'Rom' you can also do some overclocking which basically makes your phones CPU run faster making your phone faster
  3. NubAndroidUser

    Thread Starter

    Um it says i need clockworks mod, now it says choose my phone model
    but i can't find LG Optimus GT540
  4. Delsus

    Delsus Android Enthusiast

    If you can get a copy of windows, you could use boot camp to install and use windows which will enable you to run fastboot, and all the drivers needed.

    Also if you cant you could always try wine, which allows windows applications to run in a virtual environment, but im not too sure if the drivers will work using wine, you might need to try to find mac drivers if there are any.

    Not too sure on macs because I have never used them and will never use them.
  5. NubAndroidUser

    Thread Starter

    Where do you think the name would be can you help me find it in the list or something??
  6. Its a modded version of cyanogen. So it can run on the LG.

    Google around for it, I cant find it
  7. NubAndroidUser

    Thread Starter

    so ill download cyanogen 7 rom and put it on my SD then press install through sd?

LG Optimus (GT540) Forum

The LG Optimus (GT540) release date was June 2010. Features and Specs include a 3.0" inch screen, 3MP camera, 156GB RAM, processor, and 1500mAh battery.

June 2010
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