LG VS987(LGVS987) aka LG G5 Compare

Model and Features
Model LG VS987
Series LG G5
Release Date April, 2016
Depth 7.7 mm (0.30 in)
Size (width x height) 149.4 x 73.9 mm (5.88 x 2.91 in)
Weight 159 g (5.61 oz)
Operating System Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Hardware
CPU 2x2.15 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
CPU Cores Quad-core
RAM Memory 4GB
Internal Storage 32GB
External Storage microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Network and Data
Number of sim slots 1 Nano-SIM
2G network CDMA 800/1900 MHz GSM 850/ 900/1800/1900 MHz
3G network UMTS 850/1700/1900/2100 MHz
4G network LTE 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2100, TD-LTE 2500
Data GPRS/GPRS C12/EDGE/UMTS/HSUPA/HSUPA 5.8/HSDPA/HSDPA+ 21.1/Dc-HSDPA 42.2/cdmaOne/CDMA2000 1x/CDMA 1xEv-DO/ CDMA2000 1xEv-DO Rev A/ CDMA2000 1xEv-DO Rev B/LTE
Display
Screen size 5.3 in (~70.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Display Type IPS LCD
Display Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels (~554 ppi pixel density)
Display Colors 16M colors
Battery and Keyboard
Battery Capacity Removable Li-Ion 2800 mAh
Physical keyboard
Interfaces
Audio output 3.5mm jack
Bluetooth version 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
DLNA Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Infrared port Yes
NFC Yes
USB USB 3.0, Type-C
WiFi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Region File name OS File size Date Downloads
VRS VS98727A_02_0105_ARB00.kdz Unknown 2645514460 2017-03-30 765 time(s)
VRS VS98728B_00_0412_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2673708407 2017-05-10 786 time(s)
VRS VS98729A_08_0627_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2681927719 2017-08-09 202 time(s)
VRS VS9872AA_02_0821_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2680834392 2017-09-01 123 time(s)
VRS VS9872BA_07_1024_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2680827873 2017-11-08 90 time(s)
VRS VS9872CA_02_1113_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2687506074 2018-01-12 48 time(s)
VRS VS9872DA_00_1227_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2687786493 2018-01-25 230 time(s)
VRS VS98730b_01_1008_ARB00.kdz Android 8.x Oreo 2759110841 2018-11-29 416 time(s)
VRZ VS98712A_08_0412_ARB00.kdz Unknown 2467466992 2016-07-01 297 time(s)
VRZ VS98713A_06_0626_ARB00.kdz Unknown 2539020752 2016-08-04 52 time(s)
VRZ VS98714A_00_0811_ARB00.kdz Unknown 2561802628 2016-09-28 82 time(s)
VRZ VS98715A_01_0927_ARB00.kdz Unknown 2381236613 2016-10-28 252 time(s)
VRZ VS98726B_03_1114_ARB00.kdz Unknown 2840569888 2016-12-06 373 time(s)
VRZ VS98727A_02_0105_ARB00.kdz Unknown 2645514460 2017-01-26 269 time(s)
VRZ VS98728B_00_0412_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2673708407 2017-05-08 223 time(s)
VRZ VS98729A_08_0627_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2681927719 2017-08-09 185 time(s)
VRZ VS9872AA_02_0821_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2680834392 2017-09-01 136 time(s)
VRZ VS9872BA_07_1024_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2680827873 2017-11-08 129 time(s)
VRZ VS9872CA_02_1113_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2687506074 2018-01-04 45 time(s)
VRZ VS9872DA_00_1227_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2687786493 2018-01-25 163 time(s)
VRZ VS9872EA_00_0227_ARB00.kdz Android 7.x Nougat 2687777496 2018-03-22 747 time(s)
VRZ VS98730b_01_1008_ARB00.kdz Android 8.x Oreo 2759110841 2018-10-30 565 time(s)

How to Hard Reset on LG VS987(LGVS987) aka LG G5 ?


Type 1:

 

Type 2:

 

Type 3:

 

  1. Turn off the phone.
  2. Next press and hold the Power key and Volume down key for ten seconds.
  3. Release the power key while holding down the volume key.
  4. Next press the power button again.
  5. After these actions, the Factory Reset menu will appear on the screen.

    Type 1:

    Type 2:

  6. Use the Power key and Volume key to confirm the process.
  7. The hard reset is completed now.
  8. As a result of these actions, the memory of your phone cannot be restored.

How to Factory Reset through menu on LG VS987(LGVS987) aka LG G5 ?

  1. Open the Main Menu.
  2. Go to "Settings".

  3. In Settings select "Backup & Reset".

  4. Next, click on "Reset Phone".

  5. Confirm by clicking  "Erase Everything".

  6. Finally, press "OK".
  7. The hard reset is completed now.
  8. As a result of these actions, the memory of your phone can not be restored.

35 Comments

  • 03/26/2019 02:49:08 waqardanish1 says :

    Help me i am stuck on fast boot and bootloader is locked

    • 03/26/2019 20:47:35 admin says :

      Hello,
      You must visit service center.

      • 04/01/2019 10:07:15 waqardanish1 says :

        Does LG G5 uses eMMC chip or any other chip like ufs??
        Service center are not available in my country!

        • 04/01/2019 11:48:30 admin says :

          UFS chip used

  • 02/18/2019 17:19:05 kwesi2707 says :

    how to do i root on oreo vs9870b

    • 02/18/2019 17:20:39 kwesi2707 says :

      how do i*

    • 02/19/2019 10:12:00 admin says :

      Hello,
      We haven't root.

    • 03/26/2019 02:46:36 waqardanish1 says :

      I messed up with my vs987 and stuck on fast boot any solution that i could do

      • 03/26/2019 02:47:39 waqardanish1 says :

        Nothing is happening nor bootloader is unlocked

  • 02/06/2019 22:57:44 narteyevans32 says :

    Please, I own an LG G5 VS987 with wifi problems. The wifi, hotspot and Bluetooth do not turn on. What should I do? Please help.

  • 12/04/2018 00:59:59 savant.sang says :

    VS98730b_01_1008_ARB00.kdz installed and working fine on a LG G5 unlocked.

  • 09/27/2018 05:05:30 ajc1979 says :

    Hello friends, which one is compatible with me LG G5 VS987T and with what applications do I install it? Thanks I'm in Venezuela and the device is unlocked worldwide. Thanks!

    • 09/27/2018 05:07:57 ajc1979 says :

      Sorry, actually have Android 6.0 Nougat. Thanks!

      • 09/27/2018 20:42:10 admin says :

        Hi,
        You can try in own risk.

  • 09/27/2018 04:57:22 alexisjimenez528 says :

    When are you gonna upload the KDZ file for LG G6 vs987 Oreo update

    • 09/27/2018 20:42:46 admin says :

      Hi,
      When LG release. We fan club.

      • 09/29/2018 23:25:55 alexisjimenez528 says :

      • 10/01/2018 20:19:30 alexisjimenez528 says :

        But the official have it all ready the number of the update is VS98730a, search it

        • 10/01/2018 20:28:02 admin says :

          LG Release OTA update, not KDZ.

        • 10/01/2018 20:28:02 admin says :

          LG Release OTA update, not KDZ.

  • 08/21/2017 09:42:01 lgfirmwares says :

    VS98729A_08_0627_ARB00.kdz this one for example :)

  • 08/21/2017 01:05:47 disqus_0KLPAmnvlw says :

    why there is no update for vs98710b

  • 08/11/2017 00:30:25 lgfirmwares says :

    Welcome :)

  • 08/11/2017 00:29:00 disqus_amcRxJ0giV says :

    thanks for the new file/update vs98729a!!!!

  • 08/08/2017 22:29:49 disqus_amcRxJ0giV says :

    Okidoki,i will wait patiently

  • 08/07/2017 16:03:13 lgfirmwares says :

    We make files update every Thursday.

  • 08/05/2017 19:23:58 disqus_amcRxJ0giV says :

    Hello can you post the last firmware please vs98729a i will aprecciated!!!

  • 12/11/2016 23:31:43 lgfirmwares says :

    VS98726B_03_1114_ARB00.kdz download this file and flash with LG UP.

  • 12/11/2016 23:28:47 chadhendon says :

    I took the VS98726B OTA Friday, forgetting it would kill my PDANet hotspot argggh! So I tried downloading previous KDZ and flashing with LGUP...fail. Tried LG Flashtool...fail. They do say anti-rollback check PASS so whats the problem? My G5 is now bricked due to failed LGUP attempt, it'st stuck at 'firmware update' screen. Can some please help me sort this out!? Thanks!

  • 12/05/2016 03:51:23 disqus_I8dcFjUMOd says :

    Nougat for Verizon G5 is live. When can we get the KDZ please?

  • 11/29/2016 22:21:54 lgfirmwares says :

    Hi, currently we not receive Nougat update for Verizon G5. Some time visit our site and check update :)

  • 11/29/2016 03:39:09 dinonino says :

    Thank you very much. I updated my LG G5 with this. Any news about Nougat on Verizon G5? Ty again :)

  • 10/30/2016 17:18:21 lgfirmwares says :

    You welcome :)

  • 10/30/2016 02:28:02 disqus_amcRxJ0giV says :

    thanks for the firmwares of the LG G5 vs987

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