LG launched phone powered by Gyrfalcon AI chip
Published in AI


First big customer

Gyrfalcon Technology Inc. (GTI) is one of the hot names in AI startups, and the company managed to score a big customer for its AI chip.

Samsung and LG argue over what is 8K
Published in News
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 11:52

Samsung and LG argue over what is 8K


Ours is better than yours

Samsung and LG are clashing over the image quality of their 8K TVs, each claiming that their ultra-high-definition televisions are "the bestest" and the other smells of a Nintendo gaming system.

Qualcomm signs five year deal with LG
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 11:14

Qualcomm signs five year deal with LG


Hatchet buried for now

Qualcomm has entered into a new five-year patent license agreement with LG Electronics to develop, manufacture and sell 3G, 4G and 5G smartphones.

Going 4K/UHD on a budget with LG 27UD58-B
Published in Reviews
Wednesday, 07 August 2019 12:21

Going 4K/UHD on a budget with LG 27UD58-B


Review: Decent IPS monitor that will not break the bank

There are plenty of 4K/UHD monitors on the market and while gaming-oriented ones still carry a high price tag, you can still find a decent 3840x2160 resolution monitor without hurting your wallet. Coming with an AH-IPS panel, the LG 27UD58-B proves to be quite a surprise considering its price tag hits $350/€250.

Smartphones are giving way to smart feature phones
Published in Mobiles


At least in poorer countries

Millions of first-time internet consumers are ignoring the smartphone dream of Steve Jobs in favour of something that does the job better and cheaper.

LG might not have 5G
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 10:58

LG might not have 5G


Row with Qualcomm

LG Electronics’ new 5G smartphone looked dodgy after the firm could not sort out a deal with Qualcomm to renew a chip license deal that is due to expire this month.

LG mocking of Huawei backfires
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 24 May 2019 12:44

LG mocking of Huawei backfires

 

Suddenly people started moaning about LG updates

LG’s amusement at Huawei’s woes appears to have created a PR nightmare and highlighted its own customer issues.

LG escalates mobile production in Vietnam
Published in Mobiles


Taking mobile manufacturing out of South Korea

LG, the South Korean electronics and phone company, is relocating its mobile production facility in South Korea  and focusing instead on one of its plants in Haiphong, Vietnam.

LG profit falls
Published in News
Friday, 05 April 2019 12:33

LG profit falls


But better than expected

LG Electronics operating profit fell by a smaller than expected 19 percent in the first quarter.

BOE beats LG to become the largest LCD supplier
Published in News
Wednesday, 13 February 2019 11:42

BOE beats LG to become the largest LCD supplier


But beware of the panda

LG is no longer the world’s largest LCD panel supplier having been beat by BOE.