Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
This Is The New Moto 360
Lenovo Yoga Tablets Feature A Built-in projector, New Phab Smartphones Look Impressive
Huawei Takes On iPhone 6 Plus With Mate S
Sony Unveils Its New Products at IFA 2015
Samsung IoT Device Will Take Care Of Your Sleep
Acer Unveils New PCs and Phones At IFA 2015
LG To Upgreade WebOS Smart TVs, Demos HDR Content
ASUS Chairman Unveils Many New Products at IFA 2015
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Mobiles > LG Unve...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, October 18, 2006
LG Unveils New Mobile Phone to Succeed "Chocolate"


LG on Wednesday unveiled a new handset model aimed at repeating the success of its premium "Chocolate" phone and building market share.

"The new version of the Chocolate phone follows the current consumer preference for (slim) metal casings. It's a global market trend," said SR Kwon, an analyst at Hyundai Securities.

LG's mobile phone business, trailing Nokia , Motorola Inc. and Samsung Electronics , is on the rebound after seeing its market share ravaged by blockbuster models such as RAZR and Walkman music phones.

The company said on Tuesday it sold 16.5 million mobile phones in the third quarter, up from 15.3 million in the second, with margins in handset also swinging back into the black.

Leading the recovery is "Chocolate," which sells nearly twice as many as LG's other handsets. LG expects to sell more than 6 million "Chocolate" phones this year, after launching the model in Europe in May and in the United States in August.

Staying with LG, the company could consider lower-end models and outsourcing the production of some handsets, the chief of its mobile phone unit said on Wednesday.

"Competition will be very fierce next year," Park Mun-hwa, chief executive of LG's cellphone business. "We can use various strategies. In the process, lower-cost models or contract manufacturing could be considered.


Previous
Next
New EU Rules Threaten Online Freedom        All News        Latest MSI's RX1950PRO Launch
Dephi Launches Portable XM Satellite Radio     Mobiles News      S60 on Symbian OS Strengthened With New Features

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
LG To Upgreade WebOS Smart TVs, Demos HDR Content
New LG Luxurious Urbane Smartwatch To Appear at IFA
LG Develops Full-Size Keyboard For Pockets
LG Releases New OLED TVs In The U.S.
LG Upgrades The G Pad 10.1 Tablet
LG Expands Its Wireless Audio Product LineUp At IFA
LG Relases Mid-Range Tone Ultra Bluetooth Headset Series
LG Display To Heavily Invest In OLED
LG To Offer Hi-Fi Music Service
LG, Google To Promote Mobile Payment System
LG Electronics 2Q Profit Slumps On Weak TV, Smartphone Sales
LG Display to Invest in OLED Panel Line for Flexible Displays

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .