Posts Tagged ‘Mobile’

LG AND GOOGLE ANNOUNCE NEXUS 4

October 29th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Designed collaboratively by LG and Google, Nexus 4, the newest smartphone in the Nexus line-up from Google, was announced today for availability starting next month in select markets. With a sophisticated hardware design from LG, your favorite Google Apps, and the latest version of Android™, Nexus 4 puts the best of Google in the palm of your hand. “LG is proud and excited to play this role in helping build the latest Nexus smartphone,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. “Users will be delighted by the perfectly balanced combination of form and function...
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Optimus 4X HD on the Shortlist for Mobile Choice Consumer Awards 2012

September 11th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Voting has now closed in this year’s Mobile Choice Consumer Awards and 26,500 consumers have helped shape the shortlists to determine which devices go through to the final. LG are really proud to have their flagship Quad-Core Optimus 4X HD on the shortlist for the final held on the 4th October in London. The categories the smartphone has been nominated in are BEST VIDEO PHONE and BEST MEDIA PHONE Mobile Choice editor Natasha Stokes said: “We’ve had an unprecedented response this year, with 26,500 voters having their say on the shortlist for 2012’s best tech. We’re really excited about the phones,...
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LG LOOKS TO VERTICAL INTEGRATION TO DEVELOP ITS NEXT GENERATION SMARTPHONE

August 26th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
The next major smartphone from LG Electronics (LG) will be a as significant for the way it was developed as for its performance and specifications. That’s because LG Electronics and its vertically-integrated sister companies LG Chem, LG Display and LG Innotek developed the device together from the start to include each company’s best technology and innovation to set a new standard in the smartphone market. As the first Quad-Core LTE smartphone to utilize Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon™ S4 Pro APQ8064 processor, LG’s upcoming device will not only offer blazing fast performance but also longer battery life, thinner profile, brighter display and...
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LG ANNOUNCES QUICKMEMO™ FEATURE FOR OPTIMUS L-SERIES SMARTPHONES

August 7th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Mobile Communications today announced the availability of its highly sought-after QuickMemo™ feature for its entire line of Optimus L-Series smartphones through a maintenance release upgrade. Currently, the upgrade is being offered in certain regions including the UK and will be available globally by the end of the 3rd quarter. LG’s QuickMemo™ feature allows for instant screen capture of any type of content such as web pages, graphical images, photos and videos. Users can write, draw, or jot a memo directly on the captured screen with their finger without the need for a stylus or pen. QuickMemo™ notes can then...
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LG Optimus 4XHD – Battery Power

July 31st, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG 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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“It’s good to text”

July 18th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG 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 Silverstone F1 Experience

July 9th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG 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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What Do You Use Your Phone For?

July 2nd, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG 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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LEADING TV MAKERS LAUNCH SMART TV ALLIANCE

June 23rd, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Founding members LG Electronics and TP Vision (for Philips TVs) today officially established Smart TV Alliance with other Japanese TV manufacturers in the process of joining. The Alliance forms a cooperation that aims at enhancing the Smart TV experience by creating a non-proprietary ecosystem for application developers to create attractive, platform-independent services. The foundation of the Smart TV Alliance comes after the collaboration announcement of the mentioned TV makers at IFA 2011 in Berlin. The names of other players that are joining the Alliance will be announced accordingly on the Alliance’s website. Expanded Market Opportunities “Before today, the Smart TV industry...
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LG’S FIRST QUAD-CORE SMARTPHONE HEADS TO EUROPE IN JUNE

May 15th, 2012 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG can announce that the Optimus 4X HD, which was first introduced at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in February, will be available next month in key markets starting in Western Europe. Beyond the fast NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor, LG’s latest Android 4.0 device boasts the biggest battery among Quad-Core smartphones at 2,150mAh and a superb high resolution viewing experience with in the 4.7-inch True HD IPS display. Since MWC, the Optimus 4X HD has been upgraded with new SiO+ battery technology, Quick MemoTM to enhance productivity and Media PlexTM for an advanced multimedia experience. The Optimus 4X HD is fitted with...
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