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LG will supply foldable displays to Apple, Google and Microsoft

LG Displays foldable

Samsung is almost ready with a foldable phone, and LG and a few other manufacturers are not far behind. But the news that broke out about LG developing foldable displays of OMEs like Apple, Google and Microsoft has given the world another reason the accept the future – future of foldable smart devices. According to reports LG Display has partnered with Apple, Microsoft and Google to develop ‘out foldable displays’ for smartphones, which should hit mass production in 2018. Read More…

LG could launch a line of smartwatches with its own payment system in 2017

LG smartwatch

According to a report on GSMinfo, LG could be on the way to launch a new line of smartwatches integrated with LG’s own payment system. This information comes through an application LG has submitted to the European Union Intellectual Property Office to safeguard WatchStyle, Watch Pro, Watch Force, and Watch Sole names, what could probably be names of LG’s forthcoming smartwatches. Read More…

Why over 95% phones sold in Japan are waterproof?

 

Why Japanese phones are waterproofJapan has been manufacturing and using waterproof phones, we can say, since the dawn of cellphones while it started trending in the western world not long ago. About 95 percent of cellphones sold in Japan are waterproof. It’s a sort of mandatory requisite in Japan for a cellphone to be waterproof or they stand no chance in the Japanese market at all. Why do you think LG didn’t launch it modular G5 phone in Japan? That’s because for modular units it’s almost impossible (so far) to be waterproof. Read More…

LG announces Amazon Alexa integration for its SmartThinQ Hub

LG SmartThinQ Amazon Alexa Integration

Recently at IFA 2016 in Berlin, LG has announced that its SmartThinQ Hub will be expanding its capabilities with Amazon Alexa integration. Well, it makes sense as LG’s IoT ecosystem looks and functions similar to Amazon Echo. When LG launched this smart hub earlier this year, it was considered to stand against Amazon. But instead of completing, LG wisely decided to add support for Echo’s Alexa voice assistant. Read More…

LG’s innovative smartphone fingerprint sensor is almost invisible

LG Fingerprint sensor

Fingerprint sensors for mobile devices have become the standard these days, giving the user easy access to their device. Some manufacturers add it to the front section, while others prefer putting it on the back panel. Now, LG wants to change that norm and come-up with a fingerprint sensor that takes less space and eliminates the need for a separate button to do so. The South Korean giant has developed a fingerprint sensor that sits right beneath the glass panel of the phone screen, which saves space and looks elegant as far as the design aesthetics go.
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LG Rolly Keyboard 2 is a hot accessory on my wish list this year

LG Rolly Keyboard 2

Last year LG came-up with a catchy rollable keyboard and riding on success of that cool accessory, LG has released the next version. Rolly Keyboard 2 has been announced by LG with a few changes that will please the proponents of this peripheral, including me. Instead of rolling into a square like the first version, Rolly 2 will roll into a pentagon because it has 5 rows of keys instead of the 4 in earlier version. The new key management means you have special characters and line spacing similar to that in a laptop keyboard.
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MWC 2016: Modular LG G5 phone with ecosystem of modern accessories will be hard to beat

LG G5 phone

Google is already working on a modular smartphone which is dubbed Project Ara, and we saw Spiral 1, the first working prototype of Google Project Ara almost a year ago. LG however has been working on a more practical approach which they finally revealed at Mobile World Congress 2016. This is LG G5 modular smartphone which goes very well with your urban living and upbeat lifestyle. The flagship device comes with a plethora of accessories having plug-and-play functionality making it a goof prospect for potential buyers.
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LG’s 18-inch rollable OLED display will be revealed at CES 2016

LG rollable display at CES 2016

It is more than a year now since LG first announced its prototype 18-inch rollable OLED display under development. Now, the company is ready to reveal it to the world at CES 2016. Back then, the OLED panel was 3 cm, having a resolution of 1,200 x 810 pixels and most probably the one shown-off to the public will be the same or even better. Also, we could see the 0.97mm thick 55-inch flexible wallpaper OLED display which was proof-of-concept technology when initially showcased.
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LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE up for pre-order on Verizon and AT&T

LG Watch Urbane 2 edition LTE_3

LG have taken a leap ahead in the competitive smartwatch market with Watch Urbane Luxe smartwatch and last month came out with a refreshing announcement of LG Watch Urbane 2 with cellular 4G connectivity. Yet another announcement is all set to bring a smile to the faces of smartwatch lovers who wanted to get their hands on the LG Watch Urbane 2 variant. The company will start rolling out the watch to customers in United States and Korea this month with pre-orders already being accepted. Availability in European and Asian countries will soon follow in the coming months.
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