Tag: LG

LG SIGNATURE and fuksas’ explore infinite possibilities at LDF 2019

literally reflecting the endless possibilities of LG SIGNATURE’s technology and design, studio fuksas created the kaleidoscopic ‘infinity’ installation for the brand’s stand at IFA 2019 in berlin, germany. under the theme ‘art inspires technology, technology completes art’, the design represented the symbolic relationship between the two disciplines and how they are intertwined. at the same […]

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IFA 2019 highlights: Amazon Fire TV Cube, LG Dual Screen, and Huawei Kirin 990 5G

IFA, or Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin, began humbly in 1924 as an international radio exhibition. Since then, it’s grown into one of the largest annual consumer electronics shows anywhere, with more than 200,000 visitors anticipated over the next few days. The Berlin expo is a who’s who of the appliance and device makers, with the likes […]

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LG G8x ThinQ Dual-Screen: Folding For The Masses?

As the industry explores the expansion of mobile phone displays, LG has refrained from jumping too deep into foldable screens as it focuses on “tactical innovation,” which means that the company will only heavily invest in producing proven technologies. Advertising As we have seen recently, folding screens are an impressive feat, but not entirely proven […]

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LG unveils G8X and revamped Dual Screen accessory

It’s IFA 2019, and that can only mean one thing: Gadgets abound for an entire week straight. LG, as it’s apt to do, introduced an incrementally refined phone in the LG G8X (the successor to the LG G8). But the accessory the Seoul company unveiled alongside it is arguably more interesting: an updated version of […]

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LG Dual Screen review: A foldable enigma

I hold in my hands a smartphone accessory that sports a fully foldable screen. It’s got nothing to do with the beleaguered Samsung Galaxy Fold or Huawei Mate X, nor the half-dozen bendable phone prototypes from brands like Oppo, Xiaomi, Royale, and others. Rather, it’s LG’s Dual Screen, which retails alongside the Korean variant of […]

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Apple may use Chinese OLED screens to cut costs of 2020 iPhones

Samsung-made OLED screens are believed to be among the most expensive components in Apple’s latest flagship iPhones, so the company is working to certify Chinese-made components for next year’s models. The change would enable Apple to more easily make its standard margins on an OLED-equipped 2020 sequel to the iPhone XR, and potentially provide room […]

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Qualcomm and LG make patent license deal, but 5G market impact is unclear

After extended negotiations and a lawsuit that threatened to “impact the entire 5G market,” Qualcomm and LG today reached an agreement that will continue the South Korean company’s access to the U.S. chipmaker’s 3G, 4G, and 5G cellular modem technologies, apparently preventing a disruption of its smartphone business. But the long-term impact for Qualcomm and […]

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Japan’s 2020 5G plans may be delayed by South Korea trade conflict

Japan’s plan to launch commercial 5G services in 2020 devolved from ambitious to laggard when U.S., South Korean, Chinese, and European carriers moved up their 5G launch dates, but until now, there wasn’t much question that the country would be able to achieve that goal. Unfortunately, company officials are now warning that a trade conflict […]

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