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LG G2 mini at MWC

February 20th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will unveil its first ever “compact” smartphone, G2 mini, at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. Developed as a smaller version of the award-winning LG G2, the G2 mini will introduce most of the G2’s premium UX features to a new global audience. User-friendly UX features found in LG’s premium G Series flagship models, such as Guest Mode, Plug & Pop, Clip Tray and Capture Plus, have been carried over to the G2 mini to satisfy a generation of new users. And because the global mid-tier smartphone was designed to meet the needs of millions...
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LG L Series III at MWC 2014

February 17th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will be unveiling the third generation of its popular L Series smartphones at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014. The L Series III devices retain LG’s distinctive minimal design philosophy while boasting an impressive package that includes enhanced hardware, UX features and OS unmatched in its class. With the original L Series and L Series II having enjoyed tremendous success worldwide, the L Series III is expected to continue the momentum with its handsome design and practical user benefits inspired by LG’s more premium G Series. Key elements of LG’s design heritage can be found in all...
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LG reveals Brits ruin over £2 billion worth of laundry each year

February 12th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
As LG enters its sixth consecutive season supporting London Fashion Week as Official Garment Care Supplier, we’re encouraging consumers to value well-made, quality garments; be mindful of how and where their clothes are produced; and to properly care for their wardrobes. Following a recent survey, we can reveal that on average British adults ruin 1 - 2 pieces of clothing each year whilst doing their laundry; with more than 600,000 estimated to have spoiled a staggering nine items in just 12 months! By far the nation’s most common laundry mishap is shrinking clothing, with almost two thirds of people saying they’ve...
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LG AND GOOGLE ANNOUNCE FIRST RED NEXUS 5

February 4th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
The first red Nexus 5 device is now available on Google Play™. Nexus 5 is the first Google phone to be offered in three colours: red, white and black. Launched last October in partnership by LG and Google, Nexus 5 received praise as a stylish, high-performance Google phone. Nexus 5 is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 800 processor, a stunning 5-inch Full HD IPS display and runs Android 4.4, KitKat, the latest version of the Android OS. “The Nexus line has always been about doing things differently and consumers who share this philosophy have been our most loyal fans,” said Dr....
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LG’S ULTRA HD SIGNAGE TO HIGHLIGHT ISE 2014

February 3rd, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) will show off an impressive lineup of business-to-business (B2B) display products at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2014 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands from February 4–6. The largest tradeshow of its kind in the world, ISE 2014 brings together the latest in system integration solutions, including digital signage, audio systems and image processing equipment. On display at the show will be the company’s newest products, led by large-size ULTRA HD signs,a Video Wall boasting the world’s narrowest bezel-to-bezel width and Smart Hotel TV featuring the new webOS interface. “ISE is the perfect forum for LG to showcase its technologically...
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Currys PC World Share Their Views on LG’s Announcements at CES 2014

January 24th, 2014 by Currys PC World
 
2014 proved to be yet another fantastic year for industry tradeshow CES. Fortunately, we were there to get the inside scoop from the internationally renowned show in Las Vegas. Smart TVs became simpler to control at CES 2014 as LG Electronics (LG) revived the webOS operating system. Bought from HP last year, webOS means finding what you want to watch and hooking up to other devices will be easier. Their 105-inch curved UHD TV also wowed the crowds, offering four times the resolution of standard HD. We also enjoyed LG’s introduction of their Lifeband Touch; a fitness tracker wristband that measures steps taken...
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LG UNVEILS PREMIUM MP76 IPS MONITOR WITH STRIKING DESIGN AND SUPERB PICTURE QUALITY

January 21st, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) today announced its newest 24-inch Full HD MP76 IPS monitor which combines a Crystal Float Standand LG’s super thin CINEMA SCREEN Design that makes a bold, eye-catching statement. The IPS display enables the MP76 to deliver exceptional picture quality while special features such as LG’s Flicker-Safe technology and Reader Mode contribute to an incredibly comfortable viewing experience. “The MP76 strikes the perfect balance between modern design, superb picture quality and comfort-enhancing functionality,” said Hyoung-sei Park, head of the IT Business Division at LG Electronics. “LG will continue to create premium monitors to meet the changing needs of...
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LG Best of CES 2014 Awards

January 10th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) won 35 top-tier awards at this week’s 2014 International CES®, including six awards for the LG 77-inch class CURVED ULTRA HD OLED TV, making it the most recognized TV at the show. Reviewed.com, show’s the Official Editors’ Choice partner, and Digital Trends, the show’s Official Digital Home partner, recognized a number of LG’s newest products among the tens of thousands on display at CES. Further solidifying its position as one of the world’s most innovative leaders in consumer electronics, LG earned top awards and accolades from Popular Mechanics, Popular Science, Mashable, TechRadar, Ubergizmo, HD Guru, TechnoBuffalo and...
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LG’s HOM-BOT Square set for SMART upgrade – CES 2014

January 8th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
2013 saw the introduction of LG’s HOM-BOT Square into the UK market, offering consumers a robotic vacuum cleaner that can reach further into corners than ever before, to effectively clean your home whilst you sit with your feet up. The smartest a vacuum cleaner can get, right? Introduced at CES this week is the next generation HOM-BOT Square, offering even more control and convenience. How? The Smart HOM-BOT SQUARE will not only offers a significant boost in cleaning performance, it will be equipped with LG’s innovative smart technologies — Smart Control, Cleaning History, Smart Diagnosis™ and Software Update — allowing owners...
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LG MAKES SMART TV SIMPLE WITH NEW WEBOS SMART TV PLATFORM

January 6th, 2014 by LG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled its newest Smart TV platform at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. webOS, which was purchased from Hewlett-Packard in March last year, has been reinvented and reintroduced as LG’s new Smart TV platform. The new operating system offers an intuitive user interface for an experience that is both seamless and refreshingly uncomplicated, based on years of experience collected by the webOS team. Furthermore, the new platform makes it extremely easy for developers to create applications and enhances the compatibility of LG’s Smart TVs with other devices. “We are extremely excited to be...
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