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.

Refreshed LG V30 Launch Possible At MWC 2018
While many would have expected LG to launch the next-generation LG G7 smartphone at the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, we now know that this handset won’t be making an appearance at the event. So what will LG be announcing in Barcelona? If a new report out of South Korea is believed, the company is going to launch a refreshed LG V30.

LG Reportedly Leaving China's Smartphone Market
LG’s smartphone division hasn’t been performing well as it is so the intense competition in the Chinese smartphone market just keeps on dragging it down even further. If a new report is to be believed, the Korean company is thinking about leaving the Chinese smartphone market altogether.

LG Rumored To Supply Sony With OLED Panels For Xperia Flagship Phone
There have been multiple rumors suggesting that Sony could be making the switch to OLED displays. As it stands Sony uses LCD for their phones, but like we said, recent rumors are claiming that Sony could be changing things up. However given that Japan Display is still focused on producing LCDs, where will Sony get their OLEDs from?

LG G7 Launch Reportedly 'On Schedule'
There have been a lot of contradictory reports about the LG G7 recently. It was first believed that the successor to the LG G6 would be unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona as many would have expected. It was then reported that perhaps LG will launch it a month or two earlier. We then heard reports that LG had sent the device back to the drawing board so […]

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LG V30 With Enhanced AI Could be Unveiled At MWC 2018
According to a recent report, LG is said to have sent its upcoming flagship, the LG G7, back to the drawing board. So the question is with the LG G7 potentially being revamped, what could LG unveil at MWC 2018? It seems that LG could be unveiling a new variant of the LG V30 from last year.

LG Foldable Smartphone Ambitions Possibly Uncovered
It seems like foldable smartphones will be all the rage in a couple of years. Whether or not they take off in the market is another matter entirely but quite a few manufacturers are believed to be working on this form factor. ZTE was one of the first to bring one to market last year and it appears that LG might have some foldable smartphone ambitions of its own.LG has […]

LG G7 Reportedly Sent Back To The Drawing Board By CEO
A new LG flagship smartphone is usually expected to be revealed at the Mobile World Congress and while that didn’t seem possible as things stand for the LG G7, a new report out of South Korea hints at the possibility that we may have to wait a bit longer for this device. According to the report, LG Electronics CEO Jo Seong-jin has sent the LG G7 back to the drawing […]

LG V30 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Released In The U.S.
LG released the Android 8.0 Oreo beta for the LG V30 in South Korea a couple of weeks ago. The company didn’t confirm at that time precisely when the beta firmware would be released in other markets like the United States. The wait is now over for interested users in the United States as LG has started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo beta in the United States.LG appears to […]

Alleged Render Of LG G7 Leaked
We have been hearing rumors that LG is working on a new flagship phone in the form of the LG G7. Not much is known about the handset in terms of its design, at least until now where a post on TigerMobiles.com has revealed a render that is allegedly that of the upcoming LG G7. Assuming the render is real, it does reveal some of the changes we can expect.

Sharp & LG Reportedly Competing For Apple’s OLED Orders
Some of the technical advantages of LED versus LCD technology are clear enough to see why LED display technology is the way of the future, at least for now. It is also why it wouldn’t be surprising to see Apple start to incorporate more OLED displays into its other products as well, going beyond iPhones.

LG Trademarks ‘Icon’ Smartwatch, ‘Iconic’ Smartphone
It seems that LG could have a couple of new devices in the works that might be unveiled in the near future. According to Evan Blass, it appears that LG has filed for trademarks for a couple of devices. One of which is a smartwatch called “Icon”, and the other isa smartphone called “Iconic”.

LG Will No Longer Release Flagship Smartphones Every Year
LG makes good smartphones but they fail to catch on with customers. No wonder the company’s mobile business has lost money for 11 straight quarters. The company understands that it needs to change things in order to stop this division from burning money. LG has therefore decided to stop releasing flagship smartphones on an annual basis like it has been doing for so many years in tandem with rival Samsung.

LG Pay U.S. Launch Expected By June
LG is expected to launch its mobile payments service called LG Pay in the United States by June this year. The company launched this service for the LG G6 in South Korea last year after having confirmed a few months earlier that it was working on its own mobile payments service. It’s similar in the way it functions to Samsung Pay.

LG G7 May Not Be Rebranded After All
LG is due to launch its new flagship smartphone in the coming weeks. The company is yet to confirm when it’s going to do that, though, and when the new flagship will be available for purchase. It was reported recently that the LG G6’s successor may not be called the LG G7 as many would have expected. LG was said to be rebranding its flagship G series of smartphones. However, […]