Archive forJuly, 2012

LG Optimus 4XHD – Battery Power

July 31st, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
Introducing the ultimate endurance mobile phone, the Optimus 4XHD from LG! With over 700 hours (that's nearly a MONTH!) of standby time and up to 10 hours of talk time from its massive 2150mAh battery, the LG Optimus 4XHD is a formidable phone for any heavy usage mobile user! Using the very impressive new SiO+ battery technology this has allowed us to get up to 6% more power out of a regular-size battery pack. Make the most of your battery life as Eco Mode switches to a single core with the push of a button. Eco Mode enables maximum efficiency and allows you...
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LG Eco Home – Linear Compressor

July 24th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG's Linear Compressor technology is one of the most important components in our refrigerator's operation, defining the performance of the entire cooling system. The compressor accounts for about 80% of a refrigerator's total energy consumption. LG has redesigned the compressor and engineered one with fewer parts to make the Linear Compressor more energy efficient, extremely quiet, optimise freshness and ultimately make for a more durable appliance to boot! LG is so confident in the reliability of Linear Compressor that all cooling products that have this feature will carry a 10 Year Parts Warranty on the motor. LG Core Tech - Technology...
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LG’S WASHING MACHINE RANKS NO.1 BY UK’S LARGEST INDEPENDENT CONSUMER BODY ‘WHICH?’

July 19th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics’ latest 12kg Steam Washing Machine, F1495BDS, has been rated number one in performance by the UK independent consumer body ‘Which?’. Equipped with LG’s revolutionary 6 Motion Direct Drive technology and proprietary Inverter Direct Drive motor, the washing machine has received first-class reviews from the organisation, beating top class brands from around the world. LG’s washing machine is the only non-European brand among top ten rankings. Moreover, it has been rated number one for three consecutive years since 2010. LG’s 12kg Steam Washing Machine, featuring innovative technologies, managed to come in ahead of 23 other brands gathering significant...
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“It’s good to text”

July 18th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
A recent report from Ofcom has shown that us Brits would rather use our phones to text than talk! The average UK consumer now sends 50 texts per week – which has more than doubled in four years – with over 150 billion text messages sent in 2011. Teenagers and young adults are mostly leading these changes, increasingly socialising with friends and family online and through text messages despite saying they prefer to talk face to face. According to Ofcom’s Communications Market Report 2012, 96% of 16-24s are using some form of text based application on a daily basis to communicate with...
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LG Bakes : Microwave Crisps

July 9th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
According to a traditional story, the original potato chip recipe was created in Saratoga Springs, New York on August 24, 1853. Agitated by a patron repeatedly sending his fried potatoes back because they were too thick, soggy and bland, resort hotel chef, George Crum, decided to slice the potatoes as thin as possible, frying them until crisp and seasoning them with extra salt. Deep frying can be unhealthy so why not use your LG Microwave to save your time, money and body! All you need is your Microwave and a few potatoes! That's how simple it is! Ingredients 1. 2 or 3...
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LG Silverstone F1 Experience

July 9th, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
After a very wet Friday and Saturday the sun finally shone at Silverstone for the British Formula One Grand Prix yesterday! As official global technology sponsor of F1 we wanted to give all the British Formula One fans a proper F1 experience at Silverstone, here's a few snaps of the weekend. The LG Experience was located in the "Silverstone Village" (the one INSIDE the track of course...) and was a great place to come and see the new range of 2012 Cinema 3D TV's and the latest in Mobile Phone Technology with the LG Optimus 4X and the stunning new Optimus L-Series...
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LG PRODUCTS RECOGNISED WITH INTERNATIONAL DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDS

July 2nd, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics received accolades from the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA), earning multiple International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA®), the world’s premier product design competition. IDEA 2012 honorees include LG’s 55-inch OLED TV and LG’s CINEMA 3D Smart TV with Magic Remote. An LG concept product also was honored. This IDEA recognition follows on the heels of 12 LG products earning red dot design awards earlier this year and 14 being honored with iF awards, making LG one of the most recognized consumer electronics and appliance companies this design season. LG’s 55-inch OLED TV (Silver) The world’s slimmest 55-inch OLED TV...
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My LG Eco Home

July 2nd, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) today announced a digital interactive campaign on Facebook called My Eco Home which will allow Facebook fans around the world to create and share their own personalised, virtual dream homes. An industry first, LG’s My Eco Home Facebook app reflects the company’s effort to interact with today’s customers in new, innovative ways. The campaign will also introduce Facebook users to LG’s proprietary five Core Technologies – the Linear Compressor, Inverter Direct Drive, KOMPRESSOR™ technology, Lightwave and Plasmaster – and their eco-friendly benefits. Launching in approximately 30 countries in May. My Eco Home is a creative way to demonstrate...
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LG DM52

July 2nd, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
Get ready for the finest, most cinematic 3D entertainment you’ve ever experienced in the comfort of your home. Forget the heavy, uncomfortable glasses and the dizzying picture quality of conventional 3D technology. You can now indulge in what 3D was meant to be, just like at the movies. The LG DM52 is...
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What Do You Use Your Phone For?

July 2nd, 2012 by LG Blog UK
 
Sounds like a silly question right?... Well actually, a recent report from our friends at O2 has revealed that we spend TWICE as much time surfing the web on our phones than actually making calls! And over HALF have of us have ditched the old alarm clock for our trusty ringtone playing mobile phone. The average smartphone owner spends more than two hours each day using their phones. During that time, we spend an average of 25 minutes using our phone to browse the web, 17 minutes on social networking, 13 minutes playing games and 16 minutes listening to music. "Smartphones are...
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