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LG releases poor results for Q4 2010, set to go premium in 2011

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LG releases poor results for Q4 2010, set to go premium in 2011 - read the full textToday LG announced their report on how 2010 went for them and things are not going well for the company’s mobile division. In order to get back in black zone for 2011, the South Koreans plan to to focus on their premium line of smartphones. Overall, things haven’t been so great for LG in Q4...


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> In reply to [deleted post]see how apple is brainwashing you? Retina display is just codename for lg's IPS LCD technology, and its inovative because they have put 900x540 resolution in 3,5 inch screen, so it's lg whos making retina... And A4 processor is codename for samsung made hummingbird processor... and go to eng in the right upper corner, than go Product/Techology then IPS. And its all over the internet proofs

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  • 2011-01-27 14:15
  • snS4

> In reply to x2 @ 2011-01-26 18:54 from LH6F - click to readNo, Apple said that the Retina display, and the i4 processor is their own innovations. Where are you getting you infotmation from. Please inform me I wanna read it from a trusted source.

What I am saying is said by Apple themselves, so who said what you posted? ...

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  • 2011-01-27 13:30
  • IWcn

Am@n, zamroni - SE is (barely) in the clear only because of accounting tricks, laying off most of R&D, and half a billion "loan" from parent companies.

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  • 2011-01-27 12:49
  • 0Zhe

lg often make mobile handsets for korean market and much less handset for indian market whereas nokia and samsung introduce many options in india and others.that is the reason

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  • 2011-01-27 12:16
  • TL5H

Do you remember the brand "Goldstar", the best selling tv company in 80' 90', and do you know that that company changed name and its still actually here... Its LG! i have goldstar (lg) tv for, like 20 years, and it works as i bought it first day... And my son has lg cookie fresh for 1year and its very speedy and functional.... And do you know who invented capacitive touchscreen technology? Well LG did! So be proud with lg and dont be rude! And dont be fooled by apple who didnt invented anything!

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  • 2011-01-27 10:17
  • 0w7t

Result of making crap phones. LG needs to learn from SE with its sequence of quarterly loss in the past.

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  • 2011-01-27 09:02
  • xtb1

Other players performed well last yr (even Sony Ericsson) Not everybody can make profit. One's gain is other's loss.

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  • 2011-01-26 23:45
  • 2@e$

> In reply to bummy @ 2011-01-26 22:22 from 9xEg - click to readLike the roller bar in the LG shine. Useless! But I still have a soft spot for LG and will give their phones another try. Maybe next year.

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  • 2011-01-26 23:03
  • Tr8a

Samsung and LG leave you hanging, your new phone already has a replacement and they dont give a **** on old models

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  • 2011-01-26 22:32
  • t7Jk

LG phones are full of gimmicks that grows old quickly.

And lets not forget ZERO after sale customer care. Good luck getting any OS support after you buy their product.... only to find out they'll release another phone 2 months later.

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  • 2011-01-26 22:22
  • 9xEg

> In reply to cly @ 2011-01-26 19:41 from 0k@5 - click to readThe original cookie also sold well.

But was crap. Slow and the screen scratched very easily. Many screens were frosted after a few months.

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  • 2011-01-26 22:05
  • 39Dc

I love lg devices. They are sturdy and durable. These sales numbers should prompt the folks at the company to push up the release dates of their soon coming devices. We are headed towards the middle of q1, and they are still holding out on the release of their new devices. Let's go LG!

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  • 2011-01-26 20:35
  • kcdr

> In reply to jay @ 2011-01-26 19:55 from 7qFj - click to readyeah, me too... And i must say that when i saw LG lx9500 47'' LED tv (or something like that XD ),it totally amazed me, the colours, the contrast, it's breathtaking...

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  • 2011-01-26 20:27
  • 0k@5

well everybody faces those hard bad days so is lg facing them
I had the cookie and thephone was a complete nonsense but with the optimus one I thought giving lg another chance and they never disappointed me at all
I have used their microwaves, air conditioners, lcd televisions, refrigerators and mobile phones. .
life is good.

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  • 2011-01-26 19:55
  • 7qFj

> In reply to marisol @ 2011-01-26 19:46 from 0k@5 - click to readi have cookie fresh 5 months actually... sorry :D

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  • 2011-01-26 19:47
  • 0k@5

> In reply to EXkurogane @ 2011-01-26 16:55 from 25GY - click to readweird, because , i have cookie fresh 5 years, many of them have kp500 for 2 years, and one some of lg's clamshell... none of them didnt have any problems, me too....

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  • 2011-01-26 19:46
  • 0k@5

> In reply to Ludwik @ 2011-01-26 19:26 from 39xV - click to readyeah, right... chocolate and viewty are great phones! and then, it was slow and cheap fell cuz none of the manufacturer wasnt talking about cpu in their phone or how much ram it has, but nowdays, all that is cruical for a nowdays phone, so no doubt this phone is super speedy and quality material at first due to price

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  • 2011-01-26 19:41
  • 0k@5

LG are in trouble because people desert them.
Their phones look good, but quickly disappoint.
I have owned 3 LG phones and will not buy them again

First was LG C1200.
This was the best looking phone about, bought two, one for myself other for a friend. She discovered the problem first. The phone was slow www. With over a hundred text messages saved in her inbox, it took over 10 seconds to open any message. Also sound quality was poor at times. After a few months she sold both phones at a profit!

Second was Lg U8330.
A proper man's phone! Much faster, No problem with 180 texts saved on it. But Camera crap. Screen, colors washed out and gaps between the pixels. Moving around a photo very slow. No bluetooth, Infra red never worked and connecting to pc very difficult. Browser next to useless. Replaced it with a Nokia 6131. A hundred times better!

Third LG shine.
brushed metal and mirror effect. Nice phone.
Much faster than previous LG. BUT still much slower than the nokias!
And google maps refused to install.

Lets not forget the LG chocolate. Worst phone ever made. Sold millions, Lg laughting all the way to the bank. Users angry after a few days of use at being conned inti buying trash.

LG viewty, First rival to Iphone? Ha HA.
I tried Iphone in O2 store. It worked perfectly. Quality product screen reliable.
Tried LG viewty in 3 store. Cheap look and feel, the screen kept freezing.

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  • 2011-01-26 19:26
  • 39xV

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-01-26 16:39 from JyDV - click to readLG Display manufactures Retina display and Samsung manufacture A4 CPU (which is ARM Cortex A8).

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  • 2011-01-26 18:54
  • LH6F

> In reply to [deleted post]and one more thing i forgott... Retina dispay in iphone 4 is made by LG! LG Optimus 2x RULES!!!!!!

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  • 2011-01-26 18:00
  • 3nsR

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