LG Snow White Will Do For Ice Cream What Keurig Did For Coffee

Keurig is well known for its single serve pod-based coffee machines. Other companies like Nespresso have similar coffee machines on the market as well. It’s a formula that has worked well for these companies as they sell the machines and then continue to make money by selling customers single-use pods. LG wants to employ the same formula for ice cream, it seems. The company showed off a prototype of a […]

Ubergizmo’s Best of MWC 2019 Editor's Pick

With 5G and foldable phones entering the market in 2019, this year’s Mobile World Congress was full of excitement, but not all products are created equal, and some are more eye-catchy than others. Here’s what we think is worthy of your attention, in no particular order.

New LG G8 and LG V50 Smartphones Announced

The LG G8 new high-volume flagship handset has just been announced alongside the LG V50, LG’s first high-end phone. Typically, the G-Series is the high-end model with a milder price, while the V-Series holds nothing technologically, but costs a premium over the G-Series.

LG Details Upcoming Gesture Sensor Module

LG will be launching the LG G8 ThinQ at MWC 2019. As with what LG has done in the past, the company is slowly teasing features of the upcoming phone ahead of the launch. More recently LG teased that the LG G8 will come with a sound-on display, and now it seems that the company has also confirmed that the phone will support touchless gestures.


LG Says It Won’t Launch A Foldable Smartphone At MWC 2019

Foldable smartphones will be all the rage at the Mobile World Congress 2019 in Barcelona next week. Earlier reports had suggested that perhaps LG might announce one of its own alongside its new flagship smartphones. However, the Korean company has now revealed that it does not have plans to unveil a foldable smartphone at MWC 2019.

FCC Confirms At Least Three LG G8 ThinQ Models

At MWC 2019, LG will be officially unveiling its upcoming handset, the LG G8 ThinQ. The company has actually been slowly teasing the features of the phone, such as its sound-on display, and now a recent sighting at the FCC has confirmed that there will be at least three variants of the phone.

LG Teases Sound-On Display For Upcoming LG G8 Smartphone

One of the rumored features of the LG G8 is that it could use a sound-on display. It turns out that the rumors are right because LG has since announced the feature on its website ahead of the official unveiling. This seems to be in line with what LG has been doing, where they slowly tease features before the full reveal.

LG G8 ThinQ Might Be Priced Starting At $900

The LG G8 ThinQ is expected to be officially announced at MWC 2019 which takes place in the next week or so. This will represent LG’s flagship smartphone for 2019 and as such, we expect that it will be priced at typical flagship prices. If you were hoping that LG might price it more affordably, think again.

LG Confirms 3D Time-Of-Flight Sensor For New G8 Flagship

LG has made no secret of the fact that it’s going to unveil a new flagship smartphone at MWC 2019 in Barcelona. The company also revealed that the LG G8 ThinQ is going to feature a 3D time-of-flight sensor for improved facial recognition.

LG Unveils 31.5-inch 4K Monitor With USB-C

Thanks to LG’s partnership with Apple, the company has in the past put out a couple of UltraFine displays catered towards Mac users. These monitors came in 21.5-inch and 27-inch offerings, but in case those sizes are still not big enough for you, not to worry as LG might have something bigger for you.

LG’s 5G V50 May Be Launched Next Month

Like many other companies, LG will be heading to Barcelona next month for the Mobile World Congress 2019. It will be unveiling new devices there and a new report suggests that the rumored 5G LG V50 is going to be unveiled alongside the LG G8 at the event.

Some LG Handsets Are Having Autofocus Problems In AR

Augmented reality (AR) is something that we’re starting to see more handset makers include in their devices and software. It does seem to be more popular than VR at the moment due to the fact that you don’t need an extra headset, making it a lot more practical. Unfortunately for some LG devices, it seems that they are running into some issues with it.

LG Already Beginning Research On 6G

5G is expected to begin rolling out this year, and it will probably be a few years before it becomes the new standard around the world. This also means that just like 4G, there will come a point in time when 5G will be replaced presumably by 6G, and it looks like LG wants to start researching the technology already.

LG Mobile Exits Another Market In Asia

In the early days of the smartphone, companies like Apple, Samsung, LG, Motorola, Sony, and HTC more or less dominated the field. These days while some of the old guard remain, some of them aren’t doing as well as they used to. Some are reportedly considering pulling out of more markets that they operate in.