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LG Display Q4 suffers from weak demand

South Korean electronics giant LG Display (LGD) reported its worst-ever loss for Q4. LGD said that global demand for smartphones, computers and tablets and TVs remained depressed. LGD reported a 876 billion Won (€651.9m) operating loss for the October-December 2022 period, compared with a profit of 476 billion Won in Q4 2021. LGD said the […]

January 30, 2023By Chris Forrester

LG expands gaming services

LG Electronics is demonstrating its strong commitment to delivering a premium TV gaming experience that offers enhanced convenience through the new webOS UI featuring a dedicated gaming hub, the addition of cloud gaming service Amazon Luna and buttery-smooth gameplay at 4K 60 FPS streaming via NVIDIA GeForce NOW on its latest TVs at CES 2023. […]

January 6, 2023

LG showcases Zero Connect technology at CES

LG Electronics (LG) is introducing its 97-inch LG SIGNATURE OLED M (model M3), the world’s first consumer TV with Zero Connect technology, a wireless solution capable of real-time video and audio transmission at up to 4K 120Hz. The revolutionary new OLED TV M3 delivers superior picture and sound quality as well as greater flexibility to […]

January 5, 2023

InterDigital signs patent licences with LG, Panasonic

InterDigital , a mobile and video technology research and development company, has signed an HEVC and VVC patent licence with LG Electronics, the Korean-based manufacturer of various consumer electronics products. The licence covers a range of LG products such as TVs and PCs. “I am very pleased that LG Electronics, one of the leading manufacturers […]

January 4, 2023

LG Electronics launches UltraGear OLED gaming monitors

LG Electronics is exhibiting its latest line-up of premium UltraGear OLED gaming monitors (models 27GR95QE and 45GR95QE) at CES 2023. The new UltraGear monitors demonstrate LG’s leadership in the fast-growing OLED category and its continuing strength in the global gaming display market. Equipped with a 240Hz OLED panel, which is exclusively manufactured by LG, the […]

December 12, 2022

Survey: Optimal screen size for World Cup viewing

Ahead of England’s World Cup quarter-final match against France on December 10th, a study has revealed the optimum screen size to watch the game on, as voted for by some of the nation’s biggest football fans. The data uncovered in AO.com’s Football Consumption Report in partnership with LG shows that, when it comes to the […]

December 7, 2022

LG Smart TVs offer free Apple TV+ trial

LG Smart TV owners in over eighty countries can gain access to three months of Apple TV+ for free. The promotion is available to new Apple TV+ subscribers and applies to all compatible 4K and 8K LG Smart TV models from 2018 to 2022 running webOS 4.0 to webOS 2022. To redeem this offer, users […]

December 2, 2022

FilmRise FAST channels on LG Channels

FilmRise, the New York-based film and television studio and streaming network, has announced today that LG will expand its FAST channel offerings with the launch of a suite of FAST channels across North America, UK, Ireland and the Nordics in addition to FilmRise AVoD content for the LG Channels service. FilmRise founder, Danny Fisher, commented: […]

November 21, 2022

TSN on LG Smart TVs in Canada

LG and TSN have announced availability of the TSN app on LG Smart TVs from 2018 and later. Plus, customers that have purchased select LG televisions between November 4th and December 15th, 2022, and are new TSN subscribers, can receive five months on LG. TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and the network’s deep and varied roster of live sports […]

November 8, 2022

Report: Big losses for advanced panel sector

The ‘big three’ TV and smartphone panel makers have reported larger net losses for Q3 2022, and reflecting weak demand and lower prices for panels. A report from Display Supply Chain Consultants (DSCC) looks in details at LG Display, AUO and Innolux, and says each of the three reported the “worst quarter in years”. For […]

November 2, 2022By Chris Forrester