Posts Tagged ‘lg’

  • LG Ebola

    LG donates 2000 smartphones to fight Ebola in West Africa

    October 23, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

    Samsung Electronics South Africa revealed earlier this week that it will be donating 3000 smartphones, worth about USD 1 million (ZAR10,9 million) to support the ongoing fight against Ebola. LG is now doing the same. LG is expected to donate 2000 smartphones...

  • LG’s G Flex smartphone (image: file)

    Hands-on: LG’s flexible, curved smartphone

    March 24, 2014 • ReviewsComments Off

    During Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at the end of February, visitors to the annual Congress got to examine some of the latest mobile handsets on offer – including LG. LG’s latest flagship model is the G Flex- and what sets this model apart from the...

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    In Pictures: Mobile World Congress 2014

    February 26, 2014 • Features, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off

    With all the major mobile manufacturers including Samsung, Nokia and LG in attendance, the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is in full swing. But MWC 2014 is not just about mobile manufacturers, the event attracts virtually every major company...

  • Joe Stinziano, executive vice president of Samsung Electronics of America (image: Samsung)

    UHD televisions – what’s all the hype about?

    January 14, 2014 • Features, Top StoriesComments Off

    As technology steamrolls its way into the homes of eager users and early adopters, there is no doubt that 2014 will be the year of UHD (Ultra High Definition)televisions. A number of these televisions were unveiled at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show,...

  • LG will break new ground with the launch of its 34-inch IPS 21:9 UltraWide (image: LG)

    LG to launch its first 4K monitor

    December 18, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    At the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), LG Electronics (LG) will break new ground with the launch of its 34-inch IPS 21:9 UltraWide (Model UM95) monitor. Also available in a 29-inch version, the UM95 will offer stunning image clarity thanks...

  • LG South Africa today unveiled the world’s first curved OLED (image: LG)

    Introducing the world’s first curved OLED television

    October 18, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG South Africa today  unveiled the world’s first curved OLED (organic Light-Emitting Diode) television on South African soil at a launch held at Montecasino in Johannesburg. The Company also used the launch to unveil an extended lineup of its...

  • LG taking pre-orders for Curved OLED TV

    April 29, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Electronics (LG) has announced that it will begin accepting pre-orders for its 55-inch (54.6-inch diagonal) Curved OLED TV in South Korea, with deliveries to begin next month. More than 1,400 LG retail stores in South Korea will begin taking orders today...

  • LG reveals mouse with built-in scanner

    December 11, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Electronics (LG) has introduced their new mouse with a built-in scanner, the LG LSM-100, to the South African market. “We are excited to bring this innovation to local market,” says Tim Park, head of IT business unit at LG Electronics South Africa....

  • LG launches new Cinema 3D at IFA

    August 28, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Electronics (LG) unveiled its newest TM2792 Personal Smart TV at IFA 2012 in Berlin. The ultimate entertainment platform, the TM2792 allows users to enjoy a vast array of innovative features including LG Smart TV functionality, CINEMA 3D and CINEMA SCREEN...

  • Review: LG’s HX300G LED projector

    July 23, 2012 • ReviewsComments Off

    There are times when displaying images or a video on a screen simply will not suffice, or lugging a monitor around is just too cumbersome. In these situations, a compact projector is the best piece of equipment for the job – and long gone are the days of...

  • LG brings Full HDTV quality panels to smartphones

    May 28, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Display, a manufacturer of thin-film transistor Liquid Crystal Displays, introduced a 5″ Full HD LCD panel for smartphones – the highest resolution mobile panel to date. Allowing smartphone users to view Full HD content with the same quality as...

  • LG launches its own Google TV units

    January 12, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Electronics introduced its highly anticipated Google TV at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. LG Smart TV with Google TV combines the familiarity of Google’s Android OS with LG’s 3D and Smart TV technologies, offering consumers a new and...

  • LG reports $128 million loss in mobile division

    October 28, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    LG Electronics (LG) yesterday, 27 October 2011 announced unaudited consolidated financial results based on IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) for the three-month period ending September 30, 2011. Global economic conditions affected overall...

  • LG goes 3D for rAge

    September 29, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Gamers and consumers will be able to experience all LG Electronics’ 3D products at this year’s rAge Gaming Expo, at the Coca-Cola Dome in Northgate from 30 September to 2 October 2011. The LG’ stand will showcase its full ecosystem of innovative 3D...

  • LG warns of fraudulent emails

    September 16, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Hardware manufacturer LG Electronics South Africa (LGESA) has warned customers of fraudulent communication which promises clients cash rewards. The company said it had learnt of several emails and sms messages currently in circulation which falsely claim that...

  • Apple wins, Nokia bleeds in South African device survey

    August 3, 2011 • Top StoriesComments (2)

    BMI-TechKnowledge, an ICT research company revealed the results of a South African study of smartphone and tablet trends at a media briefing held today in Johannesburg, SouthAfrica. The latest stats are based on an online survey conducted with 1500...