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CES 2010: LG's Booth Coverage (Updated with Video!)

CES 2010: LG's Booth Coverage (Updated with Video!)



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For CE-giants like LG Electronics, the TV business is a big deal as this one segment alone makes up 50% of the team's revenue. So even though the LG Electronics team comprises of any and all electronics from home entertainment to kitchen equipment, the TV is always the company's biggest focus area. Little wonder that they announced 41 new TV models for the 2010 line-up and will progressively role them out in retail starting from next month. From yesterday's LG press conference highlights, we covered a great deal of new features and functions that consumers will get to see in their new lineup, especially the LED-backlit LCD TVs. Today, we'll move on to other interesting developments in the TV space, as well as other product segments. For those of you hoping to get a more visual feel of what took place at LG's vast booth, we've updated the article to include a quick video highlight:-

Also discussed yesterday were three breeds of LED-backlit LCD TVs from LG which will coexist based on the price point of the TVs:- Full LED Slim, LED Plus and LED. The latter two are edge-lit LED panels, with the Plus variant having simple localized dimming with up to 16 segments. The Full LED Slim is using a full array of backlit LEDs at the rear for the best picture quality and local dimming support. Picture quality aside, these various technologies also play a part in power consumption:-