LG press conference at CES 2014 | CNET

LG press conference at CES 2014

The Korean company will show off its latest TVs and even a rumored fitness band.

  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:24:10 PM
    I friggin' love the name "Virtual Joey"
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:24:36 PM
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:24:43 PM
    LG hasn't changed the Magic Motion Remote from last year.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:24:43 PM
    In Ultra HD, LG will expand our leadership. Six new series and 12 total models. Ranging from 49 to 105-inch
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:24:45 PM
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:24:52 PM
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:24:54 PM
    All will support the latest standards for connectivity, etc
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:25:13 PM
    Virtual Joey? Sounds like a very bad sequel to that
    new "Her" movie.
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:25:17 PM
    [LG's full 4K TV lineup detailed] www.cnet.com
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:25:20 PM
    We've also upgraded LG's true Ultra HD engine that upscales standard content
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:25:39 PM
    Use IPS panels for a wider viewing angle. Many models will include built-in subwoofers, Alessi says
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:25:48 PM
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:26:07 PM
    All of LG's UHD TVs will feature WebOS. Critical giving that streaming from Netflix and others is likely to be the first widescale delivery method for 4K, Alessi says
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:26:26 PM
    Two TVs have already won innovation awards here. The 105-inch curved 4K TV and 77-inch curved OLED TV
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:26:38 PM
    Tim admits streaming is likely to be the first widespread delivery method for 4K. Message: Don't expect 4K Blu-ray at the show.
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:27:04 PM
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:27:07 PM
    LG is well positioned to dominate the OLED market in 2014 and beyond, Alessi says
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:27:27 PM
    55-inch OLED was first to hit US market. Four new series and five OLED models. from 55 inch to 77 inch
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:27:27 PM
    [full details on the 105-inch 21:9 curved 4K LED TV] reviews.cnet.com
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:27:41 PM
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:27:53 PM
    LG's looping sample video for its OLED TV features these colorful, but ghostly, dancing dresses that swing around slowly without a body inside. Really eerie, but hypnotizing. ಠ_ಠ
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:27:53 PM
    For those discerning customers demanding the best of both worlds, also adding 55 inch and 65 inch 4K OLED TVs
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:28:14 PM
    Stunning aesthetic possibilities that no other TVs have been able to achieve, Alessi says
  • Kent German 1/6/2014 4:28:19 PM
    The live stream is now showing. If you do not see the video, please refresh your page.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:28:33 PM
    New Gallery OLED TV. All the functionality of an OLED TV but screensaver mode that displays artwork, photos, etc.
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:28:36 PM
    LG is definitely making strides in OLED. 77- and 65-inch sizes are new, and they're finally shipping the flat Gallery model that debuted at IFA last year. Full details: ces.cnet.com
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:28:50 PM
    (NOTE - Samsung showed off displays to function as artwork a few years ago)
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:29:06 PM
    Alessi finishes his remarks
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:29:15 PM
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:29:27 PM
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:29:30 PM
    That Gallery OLED TV reminds me of those electronic picture frames sold at Sharper Image. But, on steroids.
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:29:48 PM
    Dave VanderWaal, LG's US head of appliance brand marketin, now takes the stage
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:30:09 PM
    Of note: Tim said the 77-inch 4K OLED would be "shipping to the US market in June." We'll hold you to that, bub. Meanwhile, here's what we know. reviews.cnet.com
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:30:12 PM
    Busy families everywhere are looking for ways to maximize their time together and minimize chores, VW says (sorry, going to abbreviate that last name)
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:30:25 PM
    How do we know what they want, because we listen.
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:30:44 PM
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:30:50 PM
    We conduct a great deal of research, VW says. Half of today's homeowners say their appliances don't give them everything they want.
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:31:18 PM
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:31:19 PM
    We're focused on continuing to drive innovations. Home Chat
  • sarahtew 1/6/2014 4:31:26 PM
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:31:38 PM
    Home Chat forms part of a vision behind LG Link. Allow various products to interface with one another, VW says
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:32:04 PM
    "Only 15% of people are comfortable showing off their kitchen" What's the number for bathrooms?
  • Shara Tibken 1/6/2014 4:32:08 PM
    Speak naturally. Using Home Chat to comunicate with refrigerator, can send a quick chat to see what need and don't need, VW says
  • Lynn La 1/6/2014 4:32:24 PM
    Oh man, one of the chat has an appliance texting, "I'm going to miss you" when the user says he's going to go on vacation for a few days
  • David Katzmaier 1/6/2014 4:32:29 PM
    "uh, washing your drawers."
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