Archive forDecember, 2011

LG’S 3D UD TV PRESENTS IDEAL COMBINATION OF IMMERSIVE 3D WITH UNRIVALED DISPLAY QUALITY

December 29th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will unveil the world’s largest 3D Ultra Definition (UD) TV at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. By combining LG’s industry-leading 3D technology and Smart TV function with UD display technology, the 84-inch TV breaks new ground in immersive 3D home entertainment. “LG is pushing the limits of home entertainment innovation with this 3D UD TV,” said Havis Kwon, President and CEO of LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company. “We are bringing together all our Smart TV and 3D knowledge in the 3D UD TV in order to demonstrate to the CES audience that LG is...
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LG UNVEILS STYLISH NEW 3D GLASSES FOR 2012

December 28th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) has announced that its newest collection of 3D glasses, including a pair designed by renowned eyewear designer Alain Mikli, will be introduced in the first quarter of 2012. The new 3D glasses -- the F310, the clip-on F320 and the Alain Mikli F360 -- are lighter and more comfortable to wear while upgraded design features such as curved lenses and clean frame structure have transitioned 3D glasses from burdensome requirements to stylish fashion accessories. “Compared to active shutter glasses, LG’s 3D glasses are far more comfortable to wear and much more affordable, making it possible for large...
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NEW LINE-UP OF MONITORS FROM LG TAKES FULL ADVANTAGE OF IPS

December 22nd, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will unveil its 2012 IPS monitor line-up at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas next month. LG’s new IPS monitors will provide consumers with the most optimal 3D viewing solution, offering immersive 3D viewing with higher resolutions from wider viewing angles. The new IPS monitors are divided into the DM92, DM82 and DM52 series, in addition to the D43 3D monitor. “The quality and technological superiority of LG’s 3D display products are second to none, according to the findings of internationally renowned research organizations and respected media outlets,” said Havis Kwon, President and CEO of...
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LG AND INTEL SIGN STRATEGIC ALLIANCE FOR INTEL WIRELESS DISPLAY (WiDi) TECHNOLOGY

December 18th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) and Intel entered into a strategic alliance to adopt and jointly promote Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi) technology. Intel WiDi will be embedded into next year’s LG CINEMA 3D Smart TVs, making them the first in the TV industry to feature Intel WiDi technology. Intel WiDi is a wireless connectivity interface which allows for instant, high-definition viewing of content stored in notebooks and other external mobile devices on large screen TVs, projectors or monitors. “Through this strategic alliance, CINEMA 3D Smart TV users will be able to access a wider variety of content in a more convenient manner,” said...
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DISH DRAMAS CAUSE STRIFE OVER CHRISTMAS

December 16th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
With the festive season fast approaching, our latest survey reveals that washing the dishes after Christmas dinner tops the festive woes Brits face this December. Over one in three Brits (38%) agree that washing the dishes after Christmas dinner the biggest stress beating classics such as battling the crowds and shopping for presents (30%), cooking the actual dinner (12%) and enduring marathon sessions of cheesy Christmas films (7%). The survey also found that nearly half (43%) find they do more washing up over the holiday season than during any other time on the year. This Christmas, the nation will collectively spend...
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PRADA AND LG CREATE A STATEMENT, IN STYLE

December 14th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
London, 14 December 2011: With a heritage of producing handsets that combine the best in style and substance, PRADA and LG today unveiled the partnership’s latest must-have smartphone, the PRADA phone by LG 3.0. This highly anticipated handset is the third phone to come from the collaboration and represents a key design venture for both companies. The PRADA phone by LG 3.0 combines PRADA’s distinctive style with LG’s innovative technology, including one of the biggest and brightest screens in the world with 4.3inch and 800-nit screen. Styled with PRADA’s clean and sharp design philosophy, the handset features a full glossy...
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LG AIR CONDITIONER FIRST TO RECEIVE CARBON FREE CERTIFICATION

December 13th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) announced today that its Multi V III (ARUN072DT3) is the world’s first air conditioner to receive the Carbon Free Certification from Carbonfund.org, a North American authority on evaluating the impact individuals and businesses have on the environment. Carbonfund.org grants the Carbon Free label based on emissions generated by a product throughout its entire lifecycle, spanning from manufacturing and shipment to usage and final disposal. The Multi V III’s Carbon Free recognition results largely from LG’s own lifecycle analysis (LCA) program which pursues reductions in the company’s overall carbon footprint. The Multi V III was designed to be as...
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The Life’s Good Lounge Comes to Westfield Stratford

December 8th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 

LG Electronics (LG), a global leader in consumer electronics will give East Londoners a chance to challenge Damon Hill to a Formula 1 gaming experience at Westfield Stratford, this Friday 9th December.

Damon will be present at the Life’s Good Lounge which will showcase LG’s Next Generation TVs, Blu-ray players, and home cinema systems. To launch the national tour, Damon and his son Joshua Hill (widely seen as the future of British racing) will join shoppers at the LG Lounge on Friday from 10.30am until midday. Londoners will be able to see father and son in action, as they race against each other on a LG 3D TV, as well as challenge Christmas shoppers to beat their lap time. As an added incentive, shoppers who can beat Damon’s lap time will enter a competition to win LG 3D TV Package worth over £1000.
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The Life’s Good Lounge will show Westfield customers, just how easy it is to enjoy the Next Generation TV experience in their own living room. Staff will be on hand to demonstrate the different technologies as well as give expert advice about how to get the best home entertainment experience available.

Stephen Gater, CE Marketing Director, LG comments: “There has been a lot of talk around 3D and SMART TV but most people haven’t experienced this technology in their home and don’t know how it works. LG’s Life Good Lounge has been created to provide an education, showing them just how accessible the technology is and how simple it can be.”

LG brings the best of 2D, 3D and SMART TV, offering an all in one home entertainment solution, and its partnership with Sky has allowed over one million consumers to experience 3DTV. LG’s Award winning Next Generation CINEMA 3D is Sky’s First choice for 3D TVs and this Christmas, LG will be helping even more people watch festive favourites in 3D. As part of its on-going partnership with Sky, LG is offering Sky TV customers up to £200 cashback when purchasing selected LG Cinema 3D TVs, with TVs starting at just £550.

The Life’s Good Lounge will be at:

o Westfield Stratford from 9-11th December
o Westfield White City from 16-18th December
o Bluewater from 23rd-24th December
o Trafford Centre, Manchester from 29th -31st December
o Bullring, Birmingham from 6-8th Jan 2012

Keep up to date with this and more LG events on our facebook page.

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LG Smart TV Remote App

December 4th, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Did you know you can turn your Android or iOS smartphone into remote control for your LG CINEMA 3D Smart TV? Well, you can and it’s pretty cool and easy to use. Step one is to download and install it from either your Android or iOS app store. Just search for “LG Remote App”. It’s free. Step two, you need to pair the app with your LG TV. As long as your smart phone and smart TV are connected to your home Wi-Fi network, this is a snap. After you launch the LG TV Remote App, it will automatically scan for your...
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The History of LG

December 2nd, 2011 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG is a multinational company based in Korea dedicated to bringing leading electronics to consumers all over the world. When it comes to TVs, leadership in technology and design has put LG ahead of the game, bringing cutting-edge, beautifully designed TVs to the marketplace, year after year. Some people ask us how we got our start. Well, it all goes back about half a century ago when, after first producing radios, Goldstar (our name when we were founded) started to produce Korea’s first black & white TVs in August 1966. And we haven’t looked back (well, until now that is…). We’re...
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