‘Minimal impact’ on SA operations amid LG mobile closure
The company says it is shifting its focus to expanding its core business units in SA, as it prepares to officially wind down its mobile division by July.
LG president champions collaboration, open innovation
LG Electronics’ Dr I.P. Park believes in partnerships across disciplines and industries.
Phonemakers show off rollable phones at CES 2021
With a hefty price tag of $2 300 (R35 100), this type of handset will be out of reach for most South Africans.
LG, Magna International partner to develop e-vehicle components
The firms join forces to develop e-motors, inverters and on board chargers to support the growing global EV market.
Owners of 5G-ready devices have long wait to full 5G
Limited 5G coverage and high-priced 5G devices are among the factors that will hinder the growth of SA’s 5G smartphone market, say analysts.
Apple finally joins 5G smartphone race with new iPhones
The technology giant enters the mobile 5G market, launching its flagship smartphones: the iPhone 12 and 12 Mini, alongside the 12 Pro range.
LG’s Velvet 5G now available in SA
The South Korean electronics company makes 5G smartphone inroads, launching another 5G-enabled device in the local market.
LG’s budget K series line-up now available in SA
LG’s new K series mid-range line-up takes on Samsung’s Galaxy A-Series, Apple’s iPhone SE and Huawei’s P30 Lite.
LG’s foldable 5G-enbled V60 ThinQ lands in SA
LG’s 5G-enbled dual-screen phone will start selling from selected Vodacom stores next week for R20 999.
Barcelona ready for MWC despite coronavirus fears
Catalan health minister Alba Vergés states the city of Barcelona is fully prepared for the mega mobile tech gathering to go ahead.
Blow for MWC as LG exits mobile mega-event
The firm decides to err on the side of caution, withdrawing from Mobile World Congress 2020 amid the coronavirus outbreak.