Cheap PC hardware News & Rumors

Category: LG

Brands List
LG’s smartphones are no longer hurting the company

Chris Velazco / Aol. It’s a testament to how topsy-turvy the mobile world is that a company can make its seventh successive quarterly loss and still feel good. That’s because LG’s mobile division, which managed to burn almost 500 billion Korean won in the last three months of 2016, has managed to stem the flow […]

Brands List
Google might bring curved screens to its next Pixel phone

AOL Google, which has taken a hands-off approach to Android hardware until recently, may be getting more involved in smartphone production. It’s reportedly investing up to $875 million in LG Display to develop a stable supply of flexible OLED screens for its Pixel phones, according to reports from Korea’s Yonhap News and Electronic Times (ET). […]

Brands List
Netflix HDR arrives on Android, but only for the LG G6

AOL Netflix isn’t content to simply stream movies in high dynamic range to your compatible TV — it’s taking the experience mobile, too. As 9to5Google notes, any device with an HDR-capable screen will support the new feature, but the only phone with an HDR display that Dolby has approved — for its Dolby Vision tech […]

Brands List
LG’s latest OLED display is flexible, transparent and gargantuan

LG Here at Engadget, we’ve covered our fair share of flexible and transparent displays. Small ones, slightly larger ones. But never one that measured 77 inches corner to corner. That particular milestone has now been broken by LG, with a new OLED panel that boasts an Ultra HD resolution of 3840×2160. It should be plenty […]

Brands List
LG will reveal the V30 on August 31st

LG LG just dropped a big hint as to what’s next for its smartphone roster. The company has sent out a “save the date” teaser that hints at a V30 launch in Berlin on August 31st, right before the start of the IFA technology trade show. The image doesn’t give too much away, but there […]

Brands List
The wearables battlefield is strewn with casualties

Moment Editorial/Getty Images In business, the phrase “we are reviewing strategic options” is a useful sign that shutters are being drawn. Wareable reports that those words were uttered by TomTom CEO Harold Goddijn when discussing his company’s wearables division. Sales of its running watches have fallen by 20 percent in a year, and Goddijn wants […]

Brands List
LG is working on a VR headset with Valve

Getty Images LG is teaming up with video game developer Valve to create a head-mounted virtual reality device that uses SteamVR tracking technology. This places LG in direct competition with HTC, which teamed up with Valve to create the HTC Vive. This is not the first time LG has dipped its toes into the VR […]

Brands List
Watch LG’s G6 wallpaper get assembled by hand

LG During my visit to LG’s headquarters in South Korea a few weeks ago, one surprising thing I learned was that the G6’s hero wallpaper — the one with a subtle “6” in it — was not a digital render, but was in fact a combination of paper, acrylic, paint and two months of patience. […]