Archive forJanuary, 2012

LG AND HITACHI NAME EXECUTIVES TO LEAD JOINT VENTURE WATER TREATMENT BUSINESS

January 31st, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) and Hitachi Plant Technologies, Ltd. named two senior executives to run its joint venture water treatment company, scheduled to begin operation on February 1, 2012. The two companies named Young-ha Lee Chief Executive Officer and Hidenao Kawai Chief Operating Officer for the new joint venture. The new company, LG-Hitachi Water Solutions Co., Ltd., will be based in Seoul and is expected to play a significant role in the rapidly growing water treatment industry. Mr. Lee, a 33-year veteran of LG Electronics, is currently an LG Electronics president and the company’s Business Support Officer. Mr. Lee served in...
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LG 2012 UK TV Range

January 26th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
Driving technological innovation with premium quality is at the heart of everything we do at LG. Unveiling the world’s largest OLED TV is just one example of our commitment to be the first-to-market leaders in our field. LG is globally recognised for its cutting-edge technologies. We’re so excited about our line-up this year – our premium range of new stylish TVs offers a true statement of style that people will be proud of having as the hub of their home. With the launch of our 2012 TV range getting closer we thought you'd like this quick and easy guide to our...
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AMAZON’S LOVEFiLM COMES TO LG SMART TVS

January 19th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
Amazon's LOVEFiLM today announced it is working with global electronics company LG to bring LOVEFiLM's video streaming service, LOVEFiLM Instant, to LG's award winning Smart TV platform. This deal will give UK film fans yet another option to watch LOVEFiLM's vast range of films and TV episodes instantly on their big screen. The LG Smart TV platform already boasts over 250 applications in the UK, with access to almost limitless content on demand via the Internet. The addition of LOVEFiLM Instant, which provides a unique offering of instantly streamed films and TV episodes, is LG's first ever film and TV...
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LG ELECTRONICS WINS MULTIPLE AWARDS AT 2012 INTERNATIONAL CES

January 17th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) announced that it won a total of nine awards at 2012 the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), further solidifying its position as a leader in developing cutting-edge products. Honors include the Popular Mechanics Editors’ Choice, IMS Research TV Innovation Award, multiple HD Guru Awards, and the prestigious CNET Best of Show. In addition to being selected as the best HDTV at CES by CNET, the LG 55EM9600 OLED HDTV was chosen by CNET’s unbiased, expert editors as the most exciting, innovative, and promising new product at the show. “CNET editors from around the globe have spent a...
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2012 Optimus 3D Competition!

January 13th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 

To kick off 2012 we’re giving you the chance to win one of our award winning, awesome Optimus 3D mobile phones! (Gingerbread Android OS included!) it’s really simple to enter! all you have to do is “Tweet ‘n Follow”

**UPDATE**

The competition is now closed. Stay tuned to LGBlog and our official Twitter and Facebook pages for more competitions soon!

**UPDATE**


The LG Optimus 3D is the world’s first full 3D smartphone promising to change the way you interact with your phone. This high-performance smartphone lets you record, view and share 3D content without glasses. The 4.3” WVGA display provides bright images allowing users to view 2D (up to 1080p) and 3D (up to 720p) multimedia content. You can share content on YouTube’s dedicated 3D channel directly from your smartphone or share via an HDMI 1.4 connection to your TV or DLNA Certified products.

The LG Optimus 3D competition ends at 12pm on 27th January 2012. Entries received after that date will not be counted.
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LG TO LEAD THE GLOBAL TV MARKET WITH 2012 CINEMA 3D SMART TV LINE-UP

January 12th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) held a press conference in Las Vegas, where Havis Kwon, President and CEO at LG Home Entertainment Company, announced the company’s medium- and long-term strategies for its TV business. “Along with the rapid increase in Smart TV-equipped 3D TVs, competition is also expected to be intense over next generation displays, including OLED TVs and UD TVs,” said Mr. Kwon. “LG is planning to strengthen the ‘3D=LG’ image by ranking No. 1 in the global 3D TV market. LG will also lead the Smart TV industry by continuously enhancing its own Smart TV platform, NetCast. Meanwhile, in order to...
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LG reveals world’s largest OLED TV and showcases cutting edge new designs at CES 2012

January 9th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LAS VEGAS, 9 January 2012 – LG Electronics (LG), a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, today revealed a must-have line-up for 2012 at International CES. LG unveiled the latest in next generation home entertainment products, including a 55” OLED TV, stunning CINEMA SCREEN styling and immersive 3D sound systems. These launches signal the brand’s commitment to premium design and ground-breaking technology, which is supported by further developments in Smart TV such as an enhanced platform and Smart Share 2.0 offer. World’s Largest OLED TV At CES today, LG announced the world’s largest OLED TV (EM9600), boasting a...
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LG TrueSteamTM Dishwasher awarded ‘Waterwise Recommended’ Checkmark!

January 9th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG), today announces that its new TrueSteamTM Dishwasher (D1454BF) has been awarded the ‘Waterwise Recommended Checkmark’. Using as little as 9 litres of water for a fully loaded dishwasher cycle – typically the same load would use up to 60 litres if washed by hand. Waterwise is an independent, not for profit organisation focused on decreasing water consumption in the UK and building the evidence base for large scale water efficiency; as such are the leading authority on water efficiency in the UK. The Waterwise Recommended Checkmark is a progression from the previous Waterwise award,...
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LG’S CINEMA SCREEN DESIGN REDUCES CINEMA 3D SMART TV BEZEL TO 1mm!

January 8th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will introduce the CINEMA SCREEN Design at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Featured in the new CINEMA 3D Smart TVs for 2012, CINEMA SCREEN Design reduces the bezel to just 1 mm, creating a more optimal and comfortable environment for immersive 3D viewing. “The 3D experience is still evolving and we at LG intend to push the limits of what 3D can deliver,” said Havis Kwon, President and CEO of LG Home Entertainment Company. “With our 2012 CINEMA 3D Smart TVs, we have been able to take a significant step forward, thanks to a series...
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LG TO INTRODUCE GOOGLE TV AT CES 2012

January 6th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will introduce its highly anticipated Google TV at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. LG Smart TV with Google TV combines the familiarity of Google's Android OS with the convenience and comfort of LG's 3D and Smart TV technologies, offering consumers a new and attractive home entertainment option. "LG has constantly strived to provide consumers with wider choices in home entertainment that bring the highest level of sophistication and convenience," said Havis Kwon, President and CEO of LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company. "Through Google TV, LG has merged Google's established Android operating system with LG's...
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