Posts Tagged ‘Smart TV’

RISING STARS: HANDS-ON WITH WEBOS

August 4th, 2014 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
The telephone rings. It’s Mum. Good news! She’s just won a modest sum on the pools and she wants to splash the cash. First on her purchase list is a new TV. “I want one of those new-fangled tellys where you don’t need to get up and down to change the channel. But I don’t want to study for a PhD in ‘computer whiz-kiddery’ to figure it out,” she says. Well, the choice is simple. The new 47LB730V. Not only does it have a fantastic 47-inch Full HD screen and 2.1 channel speaker system but on top of that even...
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Can a TV be too big and beautiful?!

May 4th, 2014 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
Can a TV be too big and beautiful? Such a question is patently absurd – the answer is so simple: of course not! If you run out of room on your TV shelf, you can mount a TV on the wall. If your wall isn’t big enough, it’s time to break out the sledgehammer in the shed and give yourself the expansive home cinema you’ve always wanted. Of course, having the space for a galactically-sized TV is one thing: finding the TV set of your dreams is quite another. Or it was, at least, until we unleashed – that feels...
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LG BEGINS ROLL OUT OF IMPRESSIVE 2014 TV LINEUP

March 11th, 2014 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) today introduced its 2014 TV lineup in Korea, unveiling a total of 68 new models including ULTRA HD TVs in sizes ranging from 49 to 105 inches, its largest collection to date. Among its new models is LG’s groundbreaking 105-inch Curved ULTRA HD TV in addition to its smaller 65-, 55- and 49-inch curved 4K units. As the first manufacturer to introduce an 84-inch ULTRA HD TV to the world in 2012, LG has consistently upped the ante with first-to-market ULTRA HD and OLED units. New for 2014 is LG’s webOS Smart TV platform, first unveiled at...
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LG Curved OLED TV Launches in the UK

September 25th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
UK, 25th September 2013 – LG Electronics (LG) announces today the UK arrival of its stunning new 55” LG “Curved” OLED TV, the 55EA980W . Available from today, consumers will be able to purchase LG’s latest OLED innovation from selected retailers across the country as LG continues to pioneer this exciting, premium screen technology. This follows the launch of LG’s original screen 55” OLED showcased earlier in the year, making LG the first brand to bring Large Screen OLED technology to the UK. LG’s ground-breaking Curved OLED TV (55EA980W) was the first of its kind when previewed at the...
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LG LAUNCH NOW TV EXCLUSIVELY ON ITS SMART PLATFORM

August 23rd, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG have now launched Sky’s NOW TV content-on-demand service exclusively to its Smart platform – the first TV manufacturer to bring contract-free Sky entertainment to consumers. The service is available now for all owners of LG’s 2012 & 2013 TV range and marks another first for the brand’s industry-leading Smart TV offering. Enjoy the full benefits of the NOW TV offering including contract-free access to Sky Sports and Sky Movies, making LG Smart TV the smartest way to enjoy live sport and the latest movies. The service includes a customised NOW TV card that can be found on the Smart User...
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LG and NOW TV

July 25th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) today announced that it is introducing NOW TV, the internet TV service powered by Sky, to its Smart TV platform. LG will be the only Smart TV provider to offer access to NOW TV for a minimum of 12 months. The new partnership means that LG becomes the first TV manufacturer to offer access to NOW TV to its customers, letting them instantly enjoy Sky Sports and Sky Movies without a contract. The service will be available from August 2013 and marks another first for the LG brand’s industry-leading Smart TV offering. Owners of LG’s 2012/2013 range of...
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LG Smart TV Top 4 Games

June 1st, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG are proud to announce the latest in family-friendly top games selection to its award winning Smart TV platform, including Where's My Water?, Catapult King, Mini Motor Racing and Air Attack! Optimised for LG’s CINEMA 3D Smart TVs, each game is playable using the versatile and gesture-sensing Magic Remote. FPR 3D technology and the Dual Play feature further add to the truly magical experience of gaming on LG’s Smart TV platform. Where’s My Water? Recognized as the “Game of the Year” by Pocket Gamer and PhoneArena, Disney’s Where’s My Water? has been downloaded over 120 million times, reaching number one on mobile...
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Introducing the LG IPS Personal Smart TV Monitor. MT93

March 10th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics (LG) announced its new 27-inch MT93 IPS Personal Smart TV, designed for individuals who desire a big viewing experience without the big footprint. With stellar Smart TV capabilities and excellent connectivity options, LG’s Personal Smart TV is the perfect entertainment hub for both singles and students. It boasts a vivid IPS displayand a thin yet elegant bezel design that harmonizes with any modern interior while also doubling as a PC monitor. “The MT93 LG IPS Personal Smart TV is a brilliant personal smart entertainment centrepiece, ideally suited for individual spaces,” said Il-geun Kwon, Senior Vice President and...
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A Smarter Magic Remote Control

March 5th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
A remote control is not just a TV accessory anymore, but integral to enjoying the Smart TV experience to its fullest. Since first introduced, LG Magic Remote has been a consumer favorite showing how powerful and effective a remote control can be when “made” right. Now LG has raised the game a step further, with a new edition of Magic Remote to even better meet consumer needs. For those of you who have never tried out LG Magic Remote before, it can be described in three simple words: point, click and scroll. Unlike conventional remote controls, Magic Remote does not utilize number...
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LG Electronics Acquires webOS from HP to Enhance Smart TV

February 26th, 2013 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 
LG Electronics Inc. has acquired the webOS operating system technology from HP, the companies announced today. To support its next-generation Smart TV technology, LG has entered into a definitive agreement with HP to acquire the source code, associated documentation, engineering talent and related websites associated with webOS. As part of the transaction, LG also will receive licenses under HP’s intellectual property (IP) for use with its webOS products, including patents acquired from Palm covering fundamental operating system and user interface technologies now in broad use across the industry. Today’s announcement paves the way for continued innovation on the webOS platform...
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