LG Display sees 80 percent profit surge
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 10:55

LG Display sees 80 percent profit surge


Hi-end tellies and mobile demand

LG Display has seen an 80 percent surge in quarterly profits just ahead of expectations, helped by strong demand for its screens used in high end TV sets as well as mobile devices.

Nokia grows on the back of LG ruling
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 18 September 2017 12:36

Nokia grows on the back of LG ruling


Will get a one off payment


Nokia will start to book additional revenue from the current quarter after a ruling by an arbitration court on payments from South Korea’s LG Electronics (066570.KS) for using its smartphone patents.

LG announces its newest flagship
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 01 September 2017 11:41

LG announces its newest flagship


LG V30 is a faster and closer to Samsung and Apple

LG announced its newest flagship smartphone, the LG V30, at a special event in the picturesque hamlet of Berlin.

LG Electronics gets into automotive lights
Published in News
Tuesday, 29 August 2017 10:47

LG Electronics gets into automotive lights


Trying to buy Austrian car headlight maker ZKW 

Troubled LG Electronics participated in a main bidding round to buy Austrian automotive light maker ZKW Group in a deal that could potentially fetch $1.2 billion.

LG is a bit poorly
Published in News
Thursday, 27 July 2017 06:00

LG is a bit poorly


Mobile losses climb

LG Electronics  - formerly known as Lucky Goldstar -said continued losses in its mobile unit limited growth in second-quarter profit to 13.6 percent, as the firm prepares to release a handset in the third quarter which will sort out the mess.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is a rugged G6
Published in Mobiles


Leaked image 

A leaked snap of the ruggised Samsung Galaxy S8 Active shows it to look rather similar to LG's G6.

LG sees highest profit in eight years
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 April 2017 12:19

LG sees highest profit in eight years


On home appliances and tellies, not the phones

LG Electronics said its first-quarter operating profit rose to its highest in nearly eight years on strong sales of home appliances and televisions, with revenue likely to increase in the current quarter.

LG G6 to launch in Europe on April 24th
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 20 April 2017 15:01

LG G6 to launch in Europe on April 24th


Coming to 24 countries

LG has announced that its latest flagship, the LG G6, will be launching in Europe on April 24th.

Class action begins over LG bootloop
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 17 March 2017 12:14

Class action begins over LG bootloop

G4 and V10 case started

Someone has started a class action for those affected by LG's bootloop problem with the G4 and V10.

LG gives free Google Home with LG G6 in the US
Published in Mobiles


Should pair up well

While there is still no precise date for LG G6 availability in the US, the company has a sweet deal for those that pre-order the new flagship smartphone as it will bundle it with the Google Home smart speaker.