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Discover the New Features of Marshmallow

With the new arrival of Android 6.0 Marshmallow,
LG has prepared sweet surprise for you

Android OS Upgrade

Battery Optimization

Battery optimization has been added to reduce battery consumption.
The battery will now be optimized automatically when your phone or apps are not in use for a certain period of time.
Battery optimization will stop when you use your phone or apps again.
Note
Alarms may not sound, and notifications from apps that are not updated to the latest OS version may not be received during battery optimization. To ensure notifications are received from certain apps, go to Settings > General > Battery & power saving > Battery usage > Ignore optimizations.

Knock Code Settings

Knock Code is to be updated to offer a better experience for the latest OS. You must now have at least 6 taps and use 3 different quarters in your knock code.
To unlock the screen, the knock code for the current user can only be used.
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App Permissions

App permissions have been changed. You can allow or deny permissions for an app to access certain features from other apps.
After you install an app and open it, pop-ups may show and you may be asked to give permissions to an app for certain features. You must give permissions to use the app.
You can decide whether or not to give permissions.
Select Don't ask again to not be asked twice when you decide not to give permissions.
You can change these permissions later in Settings > General > Apps > Permissions.

Direct Share

Direct Share has been added. Before, you chose an app to share to, and then a person.
Now, frequently shared combinations of apps and people will be recommended.
When you select Share via, you can receive up to 8 recommendations for which app and contact to share with.

Silent Mode

Silent mode has been added to the sound profile.
You can silence the phone in the notification panel or in the volume panel that shows when you press the Volume keys.
You can also silence the phone in Settings > Sound & notification.
Before, you had to use Interruptions to silence the phone. Now, it can be done with just one or two taps.
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Interruptions has been renamed to do not disturb.
With this, you can schedule downtimes to not be disturbed by notifications from some or all apps.
Alarms will sound or vibrate when do not disturb is set to priority only. Alarms will be silenced when do not disturb is set to total silence.

LG UX Upgrade

Auto-Brightness

Auto-brightness has been changed. The screen will be brighter when you are in a bright place and darker when you are in dark place.
The brightness slider can now be seen adjusting automatically depending on the ambient light when you use Auto-brightness.

Allow Peeking

Allow peeking has been added to Settings so that you can now see notifications at the top of the screen and have none of them block the screen.
You can allow peeking in Settings > Sound & notification > Apps (Select installed apps)

Google Settings

You can manage Google apps and services more easily.
Google settings app is now in Settings > General > Google.

Memory Settings

Memory settings have been added to Settings > General > Memory to be easily accessible.
You can now see the hourly memory usage per app.

Apps Settings

The screen for Apps settings has been simplified. Before, there were tabs for disabled apps, running apps, apps on the SD card, and downloaded apps. Now, you can see all the apps in a simple screen.
You can include or exclude the system apps through the menu in the top right corner of this screen.
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Renamed Features

Qmemo is now Capture +

QMemo+ in the notification panel has been renamed to Capture+. QMemo+ is just the same as before.
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LG Bridge became LG AirDrive

LG Bridge has been renamed to LG AirDrive. LG AirDrive is available in Settings > Network > Share & connect.