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LG Gram Laptop Tops Performance Charts in U.S.

LG Gram Laptop Tops Performance Charts in U.S.

SEOUL, Feb. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc.’s lightweight, large-screen Gram laptop has topped performance assessments conducted by the U.S. magazine. Consumer Reports, which publishes authoritative monthly reviews and comparisons of consumer products and services, reported Tuesday that LG’s newest 16-inch, 2021 Gram model scored 91 out of 100 to receive the highest score [...]

Samsung Unveils New Chrome OS-powered Laptop to Target Online Learning Market

Samsung Unveils New Chrome OS-powered Laptop to Target Online Learning Market

SEOUL, Jan. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. on Friday unveiled a new laptop that runs on Google’s Chrome operating system (OS) as the South Korean giant eyes to respond to the increasing popularity of distance learning amid the pandemic. Samsung’s Galaxy Chromebook 2 is the industry’s first Chrome OS-powered laptop with QLED display. [...]

S. Korea’s Notebook PC Market Robust in Q1 Despite COVID-19

S. Korea’s Notebook PC Market Robust in Q1 Despite COVID-19

SEOUL, June 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Despite the outbreak of the coronavirus dealing a major blow to the world economy, South Korea’s notebook PC makers reported better-than-expected first-quarter results in the domestic market primarily thanks to the ubiquity of online classes and the increase in telecommuting. Of note, LG Electronics Inc. enjoyed a sharp increase [...]

Samsung, LG Laptops Compete with Battery Performance

Samsung, LG Laptops Compete with Battery Performance

SEOUL, Jan. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – “Thinner” and “lighter” have long been the mantra for laptop manufacturers. The focus is now shifting to battery power in Korea, with two of the country’s largest laptop makers – Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics – highlighting the battery capacity of their latest computers.  Samsung added last month a [...]

Smartphones Indispensable, but TV Still Popular: Survey

Smartphones Indispensable, but TV Still Popular: Survey

SEOUL, Dec. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – A recent survey by the Korea Communications Commission revealed the growing importance of smartphones, with 55.5 percent of 7,385 respondents (aged 13 and above) considering the device to be an “indispensable medium”, far surpassing those who chose TV (38.6 percent) as their answer.  The gap between the two devices [...]