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LG’s Ice Cream Smart is a flip phone blast from the past

LG’s Ice Cream Smart is a flip phone blast from the past

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LG has unveiled a new phone that, at a glance, could be mistaken for something from a decade ago. The Ice Cream Smart is a flip phone, but unlike the older shell-like mobiles this one is smart. Similar to the LG Wine Smart handset released last September,... >>

LG RoboSense CordZero will stalk you like a creepy vacuum cleaner

LG RoboSense CordZero will stalk you like a creepy vacuum cleaner

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LG announced a new vacuum cleaner called CordZero at its annual InnoFest conference, which took place this year in Lisbon, Portugal.The CordZero is a cordless canister vacuum cleaner that is not only power cord free, as the name would suggest, but it... >>

LG Styler will freshen your clothes to save washing and ironing (hands-on)

LG Styler will freshen your clothes to save washing and ironing (hands-on)

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LG announced an updated model of its LG Styler at CES 2015 and we managed to get a quick look at it in action during the company's InnoFest conference in Portugal. The LG Styler is a clothing management system designed to refresh clothes without detergents... >>

LG P7 Music Flow Bluetooth speaker hands-on: Colour, quality and portability

LG P7 Music Flow Bluetooth speaker hands-on: Colour, quality and portability

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LG has shown off a new Bluetooth speaker called the P7 at its InnoFest 2015 conference in Portugal, adding to its Music Flow range of speakers.A very similar Music Flow portable Wi-Fi speaker was announced just before CES 2015, known as the H4, but... >>

Could LG's new smarthome strategy bring about a unified platform for the Internet of Things?

Could LG's new smarthome strategy bring about a unified platform for the Internet of Things?

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One of the problems with the smarthome sector at present is that everybody seems to be doing their own thing. There is no unified platform that ensures products from different manufacturers all work together. However, LG is making strides to bring something... >>

LG SoundPlate 540 review: Super connected speaker base
4.0 stars

LG SoundPlate 540 review: Super connected speaker base

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The speaker base, which acts like a flattened speaker bar, has been something of an emerging trend in recent years, offering a way to boost your TV's speakers without resorting to a full-blown speaker system.The LG SoundPlate 540 mixes things up, crossing... >>

LG G Flex 2 "first of many" to use flagship Snapdragon 810 processor

LG G Flex 2 "first of many" to use flagship Snapdragon 810 processor

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Qualcomm has confirmed to Pocket-lint that the LG G Flex 2 announced during CES is just the first of many new smartphones that will sport the company's new flagship Snapdragon 810 processor."It [Snapdragon 810] has a lot of momentum behind it and we... >>

LG and Audi watch is the first to put webOS on the wrist

LG and Audi watch is the first to put webOS on the wrist

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LG and Audi teamed up to show off a new smartwatch at CES that is the first to run webOS. This could be the start of LG's push for webOS in watches which it already has on its TVs – not a positive move for Google's Android Wear OS then.Until now most... >>

LG reveals Active Bending triple-screen phone to take on Samsung Galaxy Edge

LG reveals Active Bending triple-screen phone to take on Samsung Galaxy Edge

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LG has shown off a phone with a flexible screen that bends around the sides to offer second and third screens of sorts. Yes, much like the Samsung Galaxy Edge.The new LG handset was revealed at CES 2015 from behind closed doors. While the LG G Flex 2... >>

LG WebOS 2.0 explored: What's new?

LG WebOS 2.0 explored: What's new?

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LG has announced a new version of its WebOS operating system will grace its 2015 line of televisions bringing with it a host of new improvements and enhancements over the current offering.We've been playing with the new features to see what difference... >>

Struggling to stay on top of the laundry? LG Twin Wash System comes with two drums to ease the load

Struggling to stay on top of the laundry? LG Twin Wash System comes with two drums to ease the load

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According to LG, today's laundry is really a complicated game of chess. This tough battlefield, which isn't just about "colours vs whites" is so hard that it has forced the company to launch a new twin washing machine at CES in Las Vegas to combat this... >>

LG G Flex 2 vs LG G Flex: What's the difference?

LG G Flex 2 vs LG G Flex: What's the difference?

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LG has announced the successor to its curved G Flex smartphone at CES 2015 in Las Vegas. The company said it has "concentrated on the design" rather than deliver "blow out specs" for the new LG G Flex 2 so how do the two devices compare?We've crunched... >>

LG G Flex 2: Smaller, more powerful, more compelling (hands-on)

LG G Flex 2: Smaller, more powerful, more compelling (hands-on)

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When the LG G Flex was first launched it was seen as something of a gimmick, with plenty of questions as to whether we need a curved screen on a phone at all.Not to be deterred by the mixed reception of the original model, LG has released the LG G Flex... >>

Netflix announces High Dynamic Range coming soon for compatible HDR 4K TVs

Netflix announces High Dynamic Range coming soon for compatible HDR 4K TVs

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Netflix has taken centre stage at the LG press conference at CES 2015 in Las Vegas to announce it will be adding streamed media for 4K TVs that will have more accurate, deeper colours using High Dynamic Range (HDR) technology.The HDR algorithms will... >>

LG’s CES TV line-up suggests 2015 will be the year of 4K

LG’s CES TV line-up suggests 2015 will be the year of 4K

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LG has unveiled its line up of 4K Ultra HD TVs to be shown at the CES 2015 consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas next week and there seems to be something for everyone.Next year is likely to see 4K sets becoming more prevalent and, most importantly,... >>

LG's Art Slim LCD TV displays to launch at CES 2015 are among the world's thinnest and lightest

LG's Art Slim LCD TV displays to launch at CES 2015 are among the world's thinnest and lightest

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As well as its new quantum dot TV range, the LG stand at next week's CES consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas will play host to a new line-up of superthin TV displays the company is calling "Art Slim".The Art Slim series will first include 55-... >>

LG Music Flow multiroom system expands with new soundbars, portable H4 speaker

LG Music Flow multiroom system expands with new soundbars, portable H4 speaker

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LG's Music Flow system is one of the recent additions to the world of multiroom speakers, announced in August 2014. We always knew that LG would be expanding the system, and CES 2015 will see the launch of some new components. Adding to the selection... >>

LG to show off faster, more intuitive webOS 2.0 at CES next month

LG to show off faster, more intuitive webOS 2.0 at CES next month

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We've had the chance to play with webOS several times on LG TVs and were very impressed, it's the best TV operating system right now. Despite this LG is already set to announce and update to webOS 2.0 which it will unveil at CES in January.The current... >>

Your next 4K Ultra HD TV could be a quantum dot set rather than OLED

Your next 4K Ultra HD TV could be a quantum dot set rather than OLED

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Ahead of its first public showing at the CES consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas in January, LG has revealed an Ultra HD TV range that will widen its 4K line-up and sit amongst its current OLED and LED models.The Korean manufacturer has announced... >>

LG G Watch R2 to appear in March as world's first 4G smartwatch?

LG G Watch R2 to appear in March as world's first 4G smartwatch?

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The LG G Watch R has only just been released and already rumours are starting to fly about its successor, the G Watch R2, which could come with 4G connectivity.According to industry sources LG is already working on the successor to its excellent LG G... >>

LG G4 to get a stylus? LG G Pen pops up in trademark filing

LG G4 to get a stylus? LG G Pen pops up in trademark filing

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In the last couple of years, LG has been making real strides as a smartphone and device manufacturer to watch. The LG G3 is a powerhouse of an Android phone that blazed a trail through the industry on its release, asking others to catch up.However, it... >>

LG G3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: What's the difference after using each for months?

LG G3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: What's the difference after using each for months?

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The LG G3 and Samsung Galaxy S5 are both leading the charge as the flagship handsets for the two competing Korean mobile companies. But which is better?We've been using both of the devices, in turn, for several months and now have hands-on experience... >>

10 reasons to ditch the Apple iPhone for Android

10 reasons to ditch the Apple iPhone for Android

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It's a controversial topic, like asking a football fan to change teams. But when you're team has more money than anyone else in the league and it's still not innovating or entertaining, is changing team all that bad?Apple hasn't really been innovating... >>

LG G Watch R review: Android Wear's new champion
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LG G Watch R review: Android Wear's new champion

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Hot on the heels of the LG G Watch, the Korean company has released a new version of its Android Wear device in the G Watch R. It certainly looks the part too: blurring the lines between traditional watch design and modern smartwatch functions.As the... >>

LG G3 S review: Moderate mid-ranger
3.5 stars

LG G3 S review: Moderate mid-ranger

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LG has enjoyed plenty of success with its flagship smartphones of late, and the LG G3 S wants to capitalise on this, offering a mini take on flagship design.In doing so you get a device that, like the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini or the HTC One mini 2, mimics... >>

Great Scott! LG confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3 starting this week

Great Scott! LG confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop update for LG G3 starting this week

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LG has confirmed that the LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update will be starting this week, making it the fastest manufacturer to offer the update. The rollout will start in Poland.It comes as quite a surprise, as we're yet to see the global rollout of updates... >>

LG 55UB950V 4K TV review: webOS meets ultra-high definition
4.0 stars

LG 55UB950V 4K TV review: webOS meets ultra-high definition

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The LG UB950V brings a double dose of excitement, offering ultra-high definition (UHD) resolution, otherwise known as 4K, in addition to LG's webOS user interface. The large resolution is matched by large screen sizes, as the UB950V is available in 65-... >>

Farewell plasma TV: The moments that defined flatscreen

Farewell plasma TV: The moments that defined flatscreen

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LG has announced it will no longer make plasma displays, essentially marking the end of an era.With no more major manufacturers outputting plasma displays, many reports and analysts have claimed the technology is now dead. After four decades of ups and... >>

The day plasma dies: LG confirms date when it is to cease PDP manufacturer

The day plasma dies: LG confirms date when it is to cease PDP manufacturer

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It has been expected for a while, with LG suggesting a couple of times over the last two months that it was considering shutting down its plasma TV production, but the company has now confirmed its attentions. And with them, so ends the plasma generation... >>

LG G4 could have LG's own mobile processor on-board not Qualcomm, but first up LG G3 Screen

LG G4 could have LG's own mobile processor on-board not Qualcomm, but first up LG G3 Screen

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LG has announced its first own-made mobile application processor, the Nuclun, which is octa-core and features LTE-A Cat.6 network capability for access to the superspeed 4G services being introduced in the UK by networks such as EE and Vodafone.It is... >>

LG G Pad 7.0 review
4.0 stars

LG G Pad 7.0 review

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The LG G Pad 7.0 is here to show that you needn't spend a fortune to get a feature-rich 7-inch tablet, acting as LG's charge to try and shake-up the reign of Google Nexus 7 rule. In this regard the G Pad packs in a few features you generally don't get... >>

LG Smartwatch teased featuring webOS and Bean Bird himself

LG Smartwatch teased featuring webOS and Bean Bird himself

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LG looks set to unveil a new smartwatch running its quite recently acquired webOS operating system found in its TVs.The popular webOS, after being bought from HP, has made its way onto LG TVs to create one of the most fluid TV operating systems ever.... >>

11 reasons why your next TV should be OLED

11 reasons why your next TV should be OLED

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Although LG will remain strongly behind the LED TV market, making sets at all sizes using LCD display technology and LED backlighting, it is ramping up its OLED production dramatically as it believes the panel tech is the future of flat screens. And considering... >>

LG confirms death of plasma before end of year, but not for the reason you might think

LG confirms death of plasma before end of year, but not for the reason you might think

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LG has confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will be shutting down its plasma television production line before the end of 2014, possibly even next month. However, it still believes that there is a market for the technology, even though it will no longer be... >>

How to get a smart home: Seven products to get you started

How to get a smart home: Seven products to get you started

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The idea of a smarter home is becoming more desirable, whether it's to help reduce your energy bills or just because you want to be able to control certain factors from the comfort of your sofa, using your smartphone or tablet.If you want a smarthome... >>

LG Wine Smart shows there's life in an Android clamshell yet

LG Wine Smart shows there's life in an Android clamshell yet

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LG has unveiled the Wine Smart, an Android smartphone that embraces the clamshell flip phone design long thought to have faded into obscurity.However, like Samsung believes, having released the SCH-W789 Hennessy late last year, there is still a market... >>

LG Hom-Bot Square robotic vacuum cleaner review
4.0 stars

LG Hom-Bot Square robotic vacuum cleaner review

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Weekly chores are never fun, especially not the one where you have to dig the vacuum cleaner out from the cupboard and give your arm a work out in the process of trying to make your carpet look clean again.Fear not though as robotic vacuum cleaners are... >>

Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus vs Android: The flagship showdown

Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus vs Android: The flagship showdown

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Apple has announced not one, but two new iPhones, which only means one thing - there are two new flagship smartphones that have been added to the mix of already stiff competition.But which is the best device overall in terms of the numbers? Here we... >>

LG Kizon smartwatch lets you directly call and track your little ones (hands-on)

LG Kizon smartwatch lets you directly call and track your little ones (hands-on)

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LG announced a wearable for kids back in July, dubbed the Kizon smartwatch, which allows parents to track and call their children directly.Despite its name, it's not really a watch as such given that there is no way to tell the time, but it's pretty... >>

Exploring LG HomeChat: Is texting appliances the future?

Exploring LG HomeChat: Is texting appliances the future?

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LG announced a service during CES in January that allows you to text your appliances through the LINE messaging app and now we have seen it in action to give you our thoughts on it.LG HomeChat only works with the 2014 range of LG smart appliances,... >>

LG G3 Stylus hands-on: Is the Stylus mightier than the finger?

LG G3 Stylus hands-on: Is the Stylus mightier than the finger?

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LG announced the LG G3 Stylus in the run up to IFA 2014, bringing a Samsung Note-style device to LG's portfolio with a 5.5-inch display and rubber stylus pen.We got the chance to get our hands on the device at the show to see what we made of it and find... >>

The LG G3 s brings flagship design to the mid-market (hands-on)

The LG G3 s brings flagship design to the mid-market (hands-on)

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LG announced a smaller version of its LG G3 back in July and among plenty of exciting gadgets including the LG G Watch R, the LG G3 s made an appearance on the LG stand at IFA 2014.The 5-inch device looks identical to its bigger brother and we got our... >>

IPhone 6: Industry sets the stage ahead of Apple's big reveal

IPhone 6: Industry sets the stage ahead of Apple's big reveal

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The stage is set. The industry - apart from Apple - has laid its cards on the table, leaving it up to Apple to woo us as we run towards Christmas Day.There will be time to play catch-up: Google still has its Android L event some time in October, and... >>

LG G Watch R: Less toy, more watch (hands-on)

LG G Watch R: Less toy, more watch (hands-on)

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LG announced its LG G Watch R smartwatch at IFA 2014 featuring Android Wear and a round face, taking on the Motorola Moto 360.The circular design is great and offers a much more watch-like appearance than previous square designs. It looks a lot more like... >>

Sony Xperia Z3 vs LG G3: What's the difference?

Sony Xperia Z3 vs LG G3: What's the difference?

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Six months on from the Sony Xperia Z2 comes the Xperia Z3 featuring a more refined design, better battery life and an improved camera, but how will it stack up against the other flagship smartphones available?Here we are looking at how the Xperia Z3 compares... >>