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 V10 Gets Android 6.0 Update In Korea & Turkey
Looking to get Android 6.0 Marshmallow for your LG V10? Last we heard back in January, it was indicated that T-Mobile has plans to update the handset, although when exactly will the update take place is anyone’s guess. However there is a good chance that the update could be rolled out soon.

Nexus 5X March Security Update Increases Its Performance
The Nexus 5X, a once flagship device that has a lower melting point than M&M candy, is right now on the receiving end of its monthly security update for the month of March. Just what can owners of the Nexus 5X be able to expect from it? Well, do keep a keen eye out for a number of extras that have been thrown into the mix, and all of them […]

LG G5 Gets An Official Launch Date In Canada
The LG G5 is LG’s attempt at trying something different by introducing modular components and accessories. Granted it isn’t fully modular like Project Ara, but we reckon it is modular enough where it remains interesting and functional. That being said, the question is when will we be able to get our hands on the device?

LG G Stylo Gets Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update
When it comes to rolling out software updates, we suppose we can’t blame OEMs for focusing their efforts on their flagship devices before making their way down the list. Now LG has rolled out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its LG G4 handset, but if you don’t own the handset but instead own the company’s budget LG G Stylo, fret not as LG has not forgotten about you guys.

Advertising

T-Mobile’s LG G4 Gets Price Cut Ahead Of The LG G5
Thinking of grabbing the LG G5 upon its release? Last we checked, pretty much all the major carriers have confirmed that they will be carrying the handset. Pricing has yet to be determined, but given that this is a flagship, we’ll probably be looking at flagship prices around the $600-$700 mark (we’re just guessing).

LG G5’s DAC Will Work With USB Type-C Devices
Apart from sporting a brand new design, one of the key features of the LG G5 would be its module accessories. This allows users to swap out components so that they can opt to get a camera grip, larger battery, or a DAC from Bang & Olufsen. Speaking of DACs, we’re sure that some of you guys might be a tad jealous about the accessory which seems like it could […]

Ubergizmo's Best of MWC 2016
Mobile World Congress 2016 is over, and it was a truly exciting time. One of the best trade show of the year, MWC 2016 didn’t disappoint. It was a struggle to see as many things as possible, but here are what we think are the heavy-hitters, and the absolute must see of this show. Handsets have the lion share of our “best of”, but computers, VR/AR equipment, and even robots […]

LG G5 For Latin America Is Souped Down
Do you find it disheartening to know that just because you live in a certain geographical region, the smartphone that you purchase would be “lesser” in some sense than the one that is released elsewhere? For instance, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge in South Korea and China are said to be missing out on the Samsung logo in front, while those living in Canada will have an […]

LG Won't Partner With Google On A Nexus Device This Year
LG has teamed up with Google multiple times in the past to create Nexus devices but the company is taking a year off from this partnership. A spokesman for the company has confirmed that LG currently has no plans for a successor to the Nexus 5 and Nexus 5X. This means that there potentially won’t be a new Nexus smartphone made by LG in 2016.

Analysts Think LG Could Ship 10 Million LG G5 Units This year
The LG G5 was officially announced at MWC 2016, and while you might just assume it is just another flagship handset, the LG G5 is certainly a change of pace for the company. For starters not only has LG employed a new design, but the company has also introduced modular components.

Best Buy Starts Taking LG G5 Pre-Orders From March 18th
LG unveiled its new flagship handset on the very same day that Samsung came out with the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. It will be very interesting to see how both handsets perform in the market once they’re released. Most of Samsung’s carrier and retail partners have already confirmed pricing and availability for the new handsets, details are slim about the LG G5 right now, but Best Buy has […]

Teen Suffers Second-Degree Burns While Charging Her Phone
 In the past we have heard of how some phones have exploded while charging, and in some cases have even caused burns to their victims. Recently over in Illinois, it looks like something similar has happened where a 13-year old girl suffered from second-degree burns after she was using her phone while it was charging.

LG G5 Confirmed For Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile And Sprint
Just a few hours ago LG unveiled its new flagship handset in all its glory. If you’ve been wondering about the carriers that are going to offer it in the country, worry no more, three of the four largest mobile networks in the United States have confirmed that they will be offering the LG G5 to their customers.

LG 360 VR and LG 360 CAM
LG is coming to MWC 2016 with a suite of innovative accessories for its LG G5 smartphone. VR headsets are trendy nowadays, however, they are bulky and not very practical to wear while commuting or in the plane.