LG sues TCL over LTE patents in Germany

LG has filed lawsuits against Chinese handset manufacturer TCL in Germany for infringing its LTE technology patents. Three lawsuits include, minimizing the loss of packet transmission, control timers for uplink synchronization and interference reduction in the uplink synchronizing process. The suits against TCL were filed only after numerous attempts were made by LG to remedy its concerns, to no avail, said the company. Continue reading “LG sues TCL over LTE patents in Germany”

LG PuriCare Mini world’s first filter-type portable air purifier starts rolling out globally

LG has started rolling out PuriCare Mini globally, after it was introduced in  Hong Kong a few months back. It says that this is the world’s first filter-type portable air purifier. The LG PuriCare Mini is not only highly efficient, it’s also fast, cleaning 50 percent of the air inside a car in 10 minutes offering Clean Air Delivery Rate (CADR) of 13m2/hr. Continue reading “LG PuriCare Mini world’s first filter-type portable air purifier starts rolling out globally”

LG G Pad 5 with 10.1-inch FHD display, 4G LTE, 8200mAh battery announced

LG has just announced its new G Pad 5 10.1-inch tablet in South Korea. It is the successor to LG G Pad 4 and the G Pad 5 10.1-inch comes in WiFi-only and an optional 4G LTE variant.

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LG Q3 2019 profits down 30.45% YoY due to weak smartphone sales

LG Electronics has reported revenues of 15.7 trillion won (US$ 13.15 billion) for the third quarter that ended September 30, 2019, which is up 1.8% compared to the same quarter last year. It posted profits of 781.4 billion won (US$ 654.4 million), up 19.79% YoY, while net profit was down 30.45% YoY to 345.7 billion won. Decrease in profits is primarily due to losses from mobile communications in the quarter, even home appliance, home entertainment and business solutions business units posted strong results. Continue reading “LG Q3 2019 profits down 30.45% YoY due to weak smartphone sales”

LG partners with Qualcomm to develop webOS Auto in-vehicle infotainment

LG Electronics (LG) and Qualcomm Technologies Inc. have announced today their partnership to further develop LG’s connected in-vehicle infotainment system, webOS Auto. The partnership aims to integrate the features of LG’s webOS and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Automotive Development Platform (ADP) to create a more convenient experience for drivers and passengers.

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LG W30 Pro with 6.2-inch FullVision display, triple rear cameras, StereoPulse Sound goes on sale in India for Rs. 12490

LG launched the W10, W30 and W30 Pro in the new ‘W series’ at an event in India back in June. Both the W10 and W30 went on sale in July. Now the W30 Pro is available from Amazon. It has a 6.2-inch HD+ FullVision screen with a notch, is powered by Snapdragon 632 with 4GB of RAM, runs Android 9.0 (Pie), features triple rear cameras with three different lenses: Low light camera, Depth and Wide angle camera, sport various modes such as normal, night mode, portrait, slow motion and wide angle. Continue reading “LG W30 Pro with 6.2-inch FullVision display, triple rear cameras, StereoPulse Sound goes on sale in India for Rs. 12490”

LG G8X ThinQ with 6.4-inch FHD+ OLED display, Snapdragon 855 global roll out begins Nov 1, price revealed

LG introduced the G8X ThinQ at the IFA last month,  and it started rolling out as V50S ThinQ with 5G support in Korea earlier this month. Today the company has announced the global roll out for the G8X ThinQ, which will be available in the U.S. on November 1 followed by key markets around the world such as Brazil, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Spain and Turkey over the next several weeks. It will be sold in the U.S. unlocked at $699.99 (Rs. 49,630 approx.) on Amazon as well as AT&T and Sprint. The company is also offering LG Dual Screen worth $300 for eligible customers when discounted through carrier agreements. It will be available for pre-order from Friday, Oct. 25 and will vary by wireless provider and retailer.

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LG G8 ThinQ and V50 ThinQ Android 10 update to roll out starting from this month

LG started beta testing for G8 ThinQ in Korea back in May. Today the company has confirmed that it will roll out stable Android 10 update for the phone this month starting from Korea. It also added that the V50 ThinQ will get the update in November. Continue reading “LG G8 ThinQ and V50 ThinQ Android 10 update to roll out starting from this month”

LG V50S ThinQ with 6.4-inch FHD+ OLED display, Snapdragon 855, in-display fingerprint scanner, 5G starts rolling out

LG introduce the G8X ThinQ smartphone at the IFA 2019 last month and said that it will be introduced as V50S ThinQ with 5G support in Korea. Today the company announced the roll out of V50S ThinQ in Korea. It packs a 6.4-inch FullVision FHD+ OLED display, is powered by Snapdragon 855 with 8GB of RAM, runs Android Pie with improved user interface, has dual rear cameras, 13MP 136-degree super wide-angle and 12MP standard sensor. There is also a 32-megapixel camera that merges four pixels to form large 1.6μm pixels for better output.

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LG Tone+ Free wireless water-resistant earbuds with fast charging announced

LG just announced Tone+ Free (HBS-PFL7), the company’s first wireless earbuds in Korea after introducing neckband Bluetooth headsets for the past several years. This has rich signal processing technology and advanced tuning technology (EQ, Equalizer) from audio manufacturer ‘Meridian Audio’ for rich bass, clear mid and highs, and offers three-dimensional sound. It also reduces digital noise, minimizing distortion. Continue reading “LG Tone+ Free wireless water-resistant earbuds with fast charging announced”

LG G8s ThinQ with 6.2-inch FHD+ OLED display, Snapdragon 855, triple rear cameras launched in India for Rs. 36990

LG just launched G8s ThinQ, the company’s latest top-end smartphone in India, after it was introduced at the MWC earlier this year.  It has a 6.2-inch FullVision FHD+  OLED display, is powered by Snapdragon 855 with 6GB of RAM, runs Android Pie, has triple rear cameras that includes a 12-megapixel main camera, 13-megapixel 137˚ super wide-angle camera and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens. It has stereo speakers, 3.5mm headphone jack and DAC, 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass back, MIL-STD 810G compliance and IP68 water and dust resistance.

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LG Q60 with 6.26-inch 19:9 FullVision display, triple rear cameras, military-level durability launched in India for Rs. 13490

LG just launched its Q60 smartphone in India, months after it was introduced at the MWC in February. It has a 6.26-inch 19:9 HD+ FullVision waterdrop notch display, is powered by MediaTek Helio P22 SoC with 3GB of RAM, runs Android Pie, has triple rear cameras that includes 16MP primary camera with Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF), 5MP with Super Wide Angle and a 2MP shooter with Depth Sensor. It also has a 13MP front camera.

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LG G8X ThinQ / V50S ThinQ 5G with 6.4-inch FHD+ OLED display, Snapdragon 855, in-display fingerprint scanner announced

LG just announced G8X ThinQ (V50S ThinQ 5G), the company’s latest top-end smartphone at the IFA 2019, which will be launched in Korea as with 5G support. It packs a 6.4-inch FullVision FHD+ OLED display, is powered by Snapdragon 855 with 6GB of RAM, runs Android Pie with improved user interface with a cleaner design, refreshed icons and tabs such as Dial, Call logs, and Contacts moving to the bottom of the display so that users can get even more done with only one hand, has dual rear cameras, 13MP 136-degree super wide-angle and 12MP standard sensor. There is also a 32-megapixel camera that merges four pixels to form large 1.6μm pixels for better output.

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LG Q70 with 6.4-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 675, triple rear cameras, Hi-Fi Quad DAC, military-level durability announced

LG has announced Q70, the company’s latest smartphone in the Q Series in Korea. This is the successor of Q60 that was introduced at the MWC earlier this year. This has a 6.4-inch Full HD+ punch hole display, which houses a 16-megapixel camera, is powered by Snapdragon 675 SoC with 4GB of RAM, runs Android Pie, has a 32-megapixel rear camera along with a 13-megapixel ultra wide lens and a 5-megapixel depth sensing camera for portrait shots.

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LG Gram laptops with 14-inch, 15.6-inch, 17-inch display, up to 8th Intel Core i7 processor launched in India

LG Gram lineup of laptops was unveiled by LG last year and showcased at CES 2019. Today, LG has launched LG Gram range of laptops in India, and they come in 14-inch, 15.6-inch, 17-inch display sizes, up to 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and more.

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