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LG LG9400 Maxx brings 1 GHz goodness to South Korea

LG LG9400 Maxx brings 1 GHz goodness to South Korea

01 March, 2010 | comments (15)

The LG KM900 Arena is getting a replacement - the LG LG9400 Maxx (A.K.A. Arena Maxx). It's launching in South Korea for LG Telecom but if we're lucky and eat our vegetables it just might head out to the rest of the world. LG LG9400 Maxx (it first...

Tags: LG, Touch UI


Photos of LG GT950 emerge, looks like an AT&T version of LG Arena

Photos of LG GT950 emerge, looks like an AT&T version of LG Arena

02 January, 2010 | comments (13)

Our namesake from the mobile phone world – LG KM900 Arena – is getting an AT&T twin. Its model number is LG GT950 and these are the first photos we’ve seen of it. We’re not sure if it will be called Arena or not though (probably not). As you can...

Tags: LG, AT&T, Touch UI, Rumors


LG prepping the LU9400 Arena Max as the Arena's successor?

LG prepping the LU9400 Arena Max as the Arena's successor?

01 December, 2009 | comments (21)

LG Arena is among the company’s most popular handsets, so everything around it usually makes the headlines. This goes for the rumor on it’s probable successor. We've now spotted a PDF file proving that the next level of the LG KM900 Arena evolution...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, Rumors


Samsung S7550 Blue Earth picks Sweden for its first sun bathing

Samsung S7550 Blue Earth picks Sweden for its first sun bathing

14 October, 2009 | comments (21)

Being eco-friendly is increasingly important to companies (or rather to their public image). But whatever the reason, the end result are several eco-friendly phones - the latest of which is Samsung S7550 or otherwise known as Blue Earth. Samsung...

Tags: Samsung, Touch UI


LG cements low-end positions with 30 million LG KP100 sold

LG cements low-end positions with 30 million LG KP100 sold

13 October, 2009 | comments (22)

Today LG proudly announced they've supplied more than 30 million units of their entry-level LG KP100. That number of units pushed means LG have established nice positions at the foothills of the mobile market - the entry level segment has always...

Tags: LG, Misc


LG Arena hits the million mark in sales worldwide

LG Arena hits the million mark in sales worldwide

25 August, 2009 | comments (40)

Today LG proudly announced that their multimedia handset LG KM900 Arena exceeded one million units sold around the world, following the steps of the 5 million Cookies and 5 million Viewties spread around the globe. LG Arena was announced back in...

Tags: LG, Touch UI


iPhone 3GS awarded the Euro smartphone 2009 title by EISA

iPhone 3GS awarded the Euro smartphone 2009 title by EISA

17 August, 2009 | comments (91)

EISA - the European Imaging and Sound Association - announced its 2009-2010 awards for mobile devices and greenness. More than 50 prominent tech magazines from all over Europe got together to judge this and here are the results. The European...


LG sums up financial Q2, has pockets full of cash

LG sums up financial Q2, has pockets full of cash

22 July, 2009 | comments (39)

The second quarter of 2009 gave LG a reason to smile as the company achieved record-high sales and operating profit. Every single of the Korean company's divisions is on the rise with the Mobile Communications Company being the best...

Tags: LG, Misc


LG introduce full-touch GT505 and QWERTY smartphone GW550

LG introduce full-touch GT505 and QWERTY smartphone GW550

17 June, 2009 | comments (24)

Two new LG handsets debuted at the CommunicAsia expo, held in Singapore this week. The fully-touch operated LG GT505 is designed with a focus on in-car GPS navigation, while the LG GW550 is targeted at heavy texters on a relatively low budget. Along...


Leak storm continues to flood news, four new LGs for AT&T

Leak storm continues to flood news, four new LGs for AT&T

27 May, 2009 | comments (18)

Hold on, we're not through the leak storm just yet. There are four LG handsets headed towards AT&T, ranging from a unpretentious business phone to more stylish full touch phones. The specs of these phones seem almost final and they should be out by...


LG exceed expectations for Q1, seemingly unaware of recession

LG exceed expectations for Q1, seemingly unaware of recession

21 April, 2009 | comments (65)

LG brought home their Q1 report card today and it's all A's. They've managed a good 2.8 billion USD out of handset sales, which exceeded even their own expectations, and are doing 22.6% better than last year. As far as units shipped LG indeed...

Tags: LG


T-Mobile will exclusively offer the LG Arena in Titan Black color

T-Mobile will exclusively offer the LG Arena in Titan Black color

27 March, 2009 | comments (47)

As the actual market release of the LG Arena gets closer, it seems to be making the headlines all over. This time it's about an extra sexy color scheme that we would die to get our hands on - the Titan Black version of the LG KM900 Arena looks that...

Tags: LG, T-Mobile, Touch UI


The S-Class LG Arena is ready to start selling in Europe

The S-Class LG Arena is ready to start selling in Europe

16 March, 2009 | comments (64)

LG announced today the European launch of their multimedia high-end handset - LG KM900 Arena. The 3-inch touch jewel comes with full connectivity package, 5 megapixel snapper and the new S-Class interface. LG release the awaited KM900 Arena first...

Tags: LG, Touch UI


Mobile World Congress 2009 Live coverage

Mobile World Congress 2009 Live coverage

17 Feb, 2009 | comments (29)

#review-body th, #review-body td { font-size:12px; } Latest updates Toshiba TG01 live UI demo (24 Feb 12:30) Motorola A3100 and AURA live photos (23 Feb 19:15) Gigabyte g-Smart S1200 and MS820 live photos (23 Feb...


LG in Barcelona - KM900 Arena, GD900, GM730, GC900 and the rest

LG in Barcelona - KM900 Arena, GD900, GM730, GC900 and the rest

16 Feb, 2009 | comments (31)

Traditionally LG announced quite a large pack of handsets at the start of the Mobile World Congress. While none of them manages to outdo the LG KM900 Arena which was officially unveiled last week there certainly are some interesting names. The...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, MWC 2009


Touchscreen is chic with the bunch of leaked new LG phones

Touchscreen is chic with the bunch of leaked new LG phones

16 Feb, 2009 | comments (47)

With only several hours remaining to the start of MWC 2009 the leaks continue pouring in. This time it's LG turn with photos of several of their yet unannounced phones appearing online. So here they go from left to right (that shot up...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, MWC 2009


LG KM900 Arena comes with multi-touch and graphics chip

LG KM900 Arena comes with multi-touch and graphics chip

10 Feb, 2009 | comments (74)

We have some good news for the future owners of the LG KM900 Arena. According to the company web site, the newly announced full touchscreen handset will support multi-touch input and will come with a dedicated graphics chip. Both features should...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, MWC 2009


Touchscreen marathon continues with Samsung S8300 UltraTOUCH

Touchscreen marathon continues with Samsung S8300 UltraTOUCH

09 Feb, 2009 | comments (53)

Today Samsung has officially announced their latest high-end phone, the Samsung S8300 UltraTOUCH. The fully touch-operated slider has decided to avoid the crowd at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and appear a week earlier. With the LG KM900...


LG KM900 Arena multimedia powerhouse is as official as it gets

LG KM900 Arena multimedia powerhouse is as official as it gets

09 Feb, 2009 | comments (34)

After a couple of leaks last week, it finally came time for LG to step up and officially unveil the KM900 Arena fully touch-operated handset. With a spanking new user interface our namesake seems destined to join the LG KC910 Renoir at the top of...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, MWC 2009


LG KM900 Arena makes a second public appearance, gets spec'd

LG KM900 Arena makes a second public appearance, gets spec'd

05 Feb, 2009 | comments (43)

Only two days after the new LG KM900 Arena full touch phone leaked and we can finally bring you the detailed specifications of the device. There still remain a couple of uncertainties but we've got pretty much all covered. The metal-framed LG...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, Rumors