Posts Tagged ‘Review’


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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Hands on with the LG Optimus 2X

April 28th, 2011 by LG Blog UK
One of the stars of CES 2011 the LG Optimus 2X is the world’s first dual-core phone. Running Android 2.2 (with a 2.3 update en route this year), the Optimus 2X shows LG’s first foray into the top-end of the smartphone market. The obvious starting point with the Optimus 2X is to discuss the speed of the phone, as it’s the NVIDIA Tegra 2 Dual-Core processor that sets it apart from the current UK smartphone market. The promise of this phone was to deliver super quick internet browsing thanks to the dual-core. And the result does not disappoint, whether using wi-fi...
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Windows Phone 7 Operating System Review

November 11th, 2010 by LG Blog UK
The current international smartphone market is dominated by Android, iPhone and Blackberry. At the last count Windows only had a 5% share of the smartphone market worldwide*. Of course this statistic refers to the Windows Mobile 6 and 6.5, which begs the question, will Microsoft be able to increase their marketshare with the recently launched Windows Phone 7 operating system? When LG’s Optimus 7 handset, running the Windows Phone 7 OS, found its way to me at the blog I was instantly impressed. Gone was the stylus’ of old and instead I was presented with what instantly appeared to be a...
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AVForums review the EL9500 – Our first OLED!

July 21st, 2010 by LG Blog UK
OLED has been a buzzword for a few years now, heralded as THE technology that will revolutionize home entertainment. Aside from Sony’s 11inch offering that was launched 2 years ago (and is subsequently no longer in production) there has been little in the way of OLED available for the consumer market. Well LG’s commitment to new technologies strikes again with the arrival of the 15inch EL9500 OLED, in selected stores now! You may well be asking yourself not only is this technology any good, but is this TV any good? Well according to AVForums it’s excellent! Measuring in at a ridiculously super-slim...
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Hands on with the LG Viewty Snap GM360

July 20th, 2010 by LG Blog UK
I finally managed to get my hands on the new LG Viewty Snap phone and have been putting it through its paces! One of the biggest selling points of the Viewty Snap is the use of it as a quality multimedia phone – with a 5mp camera complete with Optic-all zoom so you don’t lose picture quality as you zoom in. Build on this with an LED flash and good quality video recorder and you have a decent camera. The pictures below were taken using the camera, the second photo using the zoom. The social network feature offers a dedicated connection to...
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AVForums review the LX9900

July 13th, 2010 by LG Blog UK
Those of you familiar with AVForum’s reviews will know that they are exceedingly comprehensive – taking an impressive level of knowledge to their reviews. Any of you familiar with the LX9900 TV will know that this is LG’s big release of the year – their first 3D TV! Well AVForums have gotten their hands on the 55" LX9900 for a review, and they gave it an overall ‘recommended’ rating. The strengths of the LX9900 were numerous out of the box ranging from things like the inclusion of built in Freeview HD tuner and 2 pairs of 3D glasses being included, right...
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The HB965TZ, LE5900 and LE8900 reviews are in!

July 2nd, 2010 by LG Blog UK
Techradar recently gave the LG BD750 Blu-ray player a 5 star rating and now the HB965TZ Blu-ray player has received a 5 star review and taken the top prize in a group test with What Hi-Fi Sound and Vision. The HB965TZ is an all in one speaker and Blu-ray combo offering wireless connectivity and “stylish design”. Up against similar offerings from JVC, Panasonic and Samsung, the LG walks away with the top prize being “a wonderfully rounded, highly capable all-in-one system”. The strengths of the HB965TZ are listed as “stylish design; built in wi-fi connectivity; punchy, clear sound; colourful, detailed images” resulting...
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Techradar review the 50-inch PK790

June 21st, 2010 by LG Blog UK
Techradar have posted an article on their site talking through the best 46-inch, 47-inch and 50-inch TVs in the world. Techradar explain their decision to cover TVs of this size by explaining how TVs of this size get the newest technologies first. This is the case for LG’s 50-inch PK790 plasma TV, which is packed full of great features including LG’s NetCast online service. The review also picks up on its design which they say is “one of the most attractive we’ve ever seen wrapped around a Plasma TV”. More details are available...
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What HiFi give their verdict on the LE8900, LE7900 and BD570!

June 7th, 2010 by LG Blog UK
The new issue of What Hi-Fi Sound and Vision is out and it comes complete with review of 3 of LG’s newest products. In their Super Test the LE8900 is pitted against similar televisions from Panasonic, Philips, Samsung, Sharp and Sony. LG’s LE8900 came through with a 5 star rating and a verdict which reads “As brilliant in action as it is on paper, this is the best LG TV we’ve seen yet” The full Super Test is available here The LE7900 TV was also subjected to the once over from the What Hi-Fi experts and came out with a 4 star rating....
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LG LE7900 wins What Hi-Fi’s group test

May 13th, 2010 by LG Blog UK
The latest issue of What Hi-Fi comes complete with a group test, comparing some of the latest 32” televisions on the market. The test compares the Sharp LC32LE700, the Sony KDL-32V5810, the Toshiba 32AV635DB and the LG 32LE7900, with the LG coming out on top with a 4 star review. The LG is described as “up to the eyeballs with the latest tech and features. If you want your television to do it all and be a key cog in your networked home, then this set certainly can be”. The reviewer concludes by saying if you don’t want Freesat or Freeview HD...
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