LG

LG Corporation is a South Korean conglomerate that is based in Seoul. LG operates a number of subsidiaries including LG Electronics, LG Display, LG Telecom, and LG Chem. The conglomerate specializes in developing electronics, telecom products, and chemicals. LG Corp. was founded in 1947 by Koo In-Hwoi. Koo first established Lak-Hui Chemical Industrial Corp. in 1947. Today, Lak-Hui (pronounced lucky) is known as LG Chem. The company then expanded its business and created Goldstar Co. Ltd, now known as LG Electronics Inc. Both companies merged and formed Lucky-Goldstar, which was eventually renamed “LG” in 1995.

LG V20 And Q6 Receive Android 8.0 Oreo
LG is now rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to the LG V20 and Q6. You might be wondering why Oreo now that Android 9 Pie is out but then again, LG’s track record with swift updates isn’t something to boast about. It has been trying to do a better job of rolling out updates, though, and that has resulted in Oreo being rolled out for these devices.

IFA 2018: What To ExpectEditor's Pick
IFA 2018 #IFA18 will be upon us in a couple of weeks. The event will be kicking off from the 31st of August to the 5th of September in Berlin, Germany and it should be host to a ton of new product announcements from companies, ranging from mobile devices to smart home appliances, and more.We would like to thank our IFA 2018 main sponsor, Lenovo. They will surely have interesting […]

LG Unveils New TONE Wearables With Google Assistant Integration
We expected that at IFA 2018, LG would probably have several new products to announce, and sure enough ahead of the event (which kicks off next week), LG has since taken the wraps off a new series of TONE audio wearables. These essentially continue the lineup of TONE wearables that LG has launched in the past, except that these are now equipped with AI.

Sprint And LG To Launch First 5G Smartphone Next Year
With commercial 5G networks set to go live in the United States next year, carriers and smartphone manufacturers are now gearing up to launch devices which will be able to leverage the next-generation mobile network. Sprint and LG have announced their intention to bring the “1st 5G smartphone in the U.S.” They’re aiming to do that in the first half of next year.

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LG G7 ReviewEditor's Pick
After our initial look at the LG G7 ThinQ (we’ll call it LG G7) we had time to look at several firmware updates and test it with the latest firmware available to customers. We also had face to face time with LG engineers and product marketing personnel who contributed to building this phone. They provided invaluable information and insight into the goals, challenges, and results of all the work that lead […]

LG Q7+ Officially Launched On T-Mobile
For those who are on the hunt for a new smartphone that won’t break the bank, you might be interested to learn that T-Mobile has recently launched the LG Q7+ on their network where for either $14 a month over the next 24 months, or $350 upfront, you will be able to get your hands on the handset.

LG And Samsung Patent Dual Display Smartphone Design
Smartphone manufacturers are likely going to experiment with new form factors in the coming years as the high-end segment of the market continues to saturate. According to a new report, both LG and Samsung have applied for patents on smartphone design that includes dual displays, one at the front and the other at the back. Both patents have been published by the USPTO, the relevant authority in the United States.

LG V40 Expected To Feature P-OLED Display And Google Assistant Button
Like its rival Samsung, LG also launches two flagship smartphones every year. It has already launched one in the first half of this year and will soon unveil its Galaxy Note 9 rival as well. Much has been rumored about the LG V40 ThinQ so far. Some evidence has now surfaced to suggest that the LG V40 is going to feature a notched P-OLED display and a Google Assistant button.

LG Stylo 4 Joins Amazon’s Prime Exclusive Lineup
If you’re an Amazon Prime member and you’re in the market for a new phone that won’t cost you an arm and a leg, then you might be interested to learn that Amazon has added a new handset to its Amazon Prime Exclusive lineup in the form of the LG Stylo 4 which is a low-mid range smartphone.

LG V35 ThinQ Signature Edition Unveiled In Korea
A couple of months ago, LG unveiled their latest handset in the form of the LG V35 ThinQ. It was a very standard high-end smartphone where it came with the kind of hardware you might expect from a high-end flagship handset, but other than that it doesn’t quite stand out, unfortunately.

LG’s iPhone OLED Panels Might Only Be Used For Repairs
In a bid to reduce their reliance on Samsung, Apple is said to have invested into LG to help them get their OLED production up and running. In fact one of the rumors of the 2018 iPhone is that LG could be the OLED supplier for at least one of the rumored models. However it turns out that might not necessarily be the case.

LG V40 ThinQ Release To Take Place In October
LG is due to launch a new flagship-level smartphone later this year that will take on the likes of the Galaxy Note 9 and Apple’s new iPhone. A new report from South Korea states that the LG V40 ThinQ is going to be released in October 2018. LG will reportedly release the handset ahead of the new iPhones in a bid to effectively compete with the market darling.

Did Microsoft Just Tease Their Rumored ‘Andromeda’ Device?
A couple of days ago, Microsoft’s Chief Product Officer Panos Panay posted a photo on his Twitter. It looked innocent enough in which it showed a picture frame in which one half showed a caricature of Panay, while the other half showed a group photo. However it seems that this innocent tweet has resulted in some speculation that it might be more than what it seems.

LG V40 Said To Feature Five Cameras
LG is due to launch a successor to the V30 later this year and a new report claims that the handset is going to feature five cameras. The handset is tentatively called the LG V40 and it’s also said to bring a face unlock feature. At least two of those five cameras will be on the front and both will possibly be used for this face unlock feature.