LG unveils Time Machine TV-Revolutionizes the Digital Display market in India

  • Updated
  • 11/12/2006

New Delhi, 11th December, 2006: LG Electronics, India’s leading consumer durable company and the pioneers in multimedia convergence technology, today announced the launch of an exquisite product – The Time Machine TV. This is the only TV in the world with built in Digital Video Recorder technology, with LG Electronics being the only company worldwide to offer this product. The highlight of the Time Machine is its ability to offer consumers absolute control over the way they want to view television, a playability feature never before offered by any other product.

Speaking at the launch of Time Machine TV, Mr. Moon B Shin,Deputy Managing Director, LGEIL said “Being the pioneers in introducing innovative and superior technology products worldwide, we are delighted to unveil the LG Time Machine TV in India after its immense success internationally. The LG Time Machine TV is a revolutionary product and is a breakthrough in the television viewing technology. LG India plans to further expand the digital display market share with the launch of Time Machine & establish its supremacy in the high end display market”.

The LG Time Machine TV gives the audience the much awaited convenience of going back in time to view their favorite programs all over again with the built in HDD recorder technology. The product’s user friendly interface enables one to actually skip embarrassing commercials which is a respite for the varied television viewing audience. The Time Machine TV allows the end user to record while watching another live program, thus giving the viewer unlimited control over the content of program viewed. The LG “Time Machine TV” has been launched worldwide to establish leadership in terms of design & technology & with the same philosophy it would be launched in IndiaNew Delhi, 11th December, 2006: LG Electronics, India’s leading consumer durable company and the pioneers in multimedia convergence technology, today announced the launch of an exquisite product – The Time Machine TV. This is the only TV in the world with built in Digital Video Recorder technology, with LG Electronics being the only company worldwide to offer this product. The highlight of the Time Machine is its ability to offer consumers absolute control over the way they want to view television, a playability feature never before offered by any other product.

Speaking at the launch of Time Machine TV, Mr. Moon B Shin,Deputy Managing Director, LGEIL said “Being the pioneers in introducing innovative and superior technology products worldwide, we are delighted to unveil the LG Time Machine TV in India after its immense success internationally. The LG Time Machine TV is a revolutionary product and is a breakthrough in the television viewing technology. LG India plans to further expand the digital display market share with the launch of Time Machine & establish its supremacy in the high end display market”.

The LG Time Machine TV gives the audience the much awaited convenience of going back in time to view their favorite programs all over again with the built in HDD recorder technology. The product’s user friendly interface enables one to actually skip embarrassing commercials which is a respite for the varied television viewing audience. The Time Machine TV allows the end user to record while watching another live program, thus giving the viewer unlimited control over the content of program viewed. The LG “Time Machine TV” has been launched worldwide to establish leadership in terms of design & technology & with the same philosophy it would be launched in India.

Added, Mr. Girish V Rao, VP (Sales and Marketing),LGEIL, “With the trend of customized products fast gaining ground, Time Machine has been introduced by LG with the aim of maximizing profit in the high potential display market by securing a strong technological edge. The LG Time Machine TV is targeted towards the technology savvy audience and will make television viNew Delhi, 11th December, 2006: LG Electronics, India’s leading consumer durable company and the pioneers in multimedia convergence technology, today announced the launch of an exquisite product – The Time Machine TV. This is the only TV in the world with built in Digital Video Recorder technology, with LG Electronics being the only company worldwide to offer this product. The highlight of the Time Machine is its ability to offer consumers absolute control over the way they want to view television, a playability feature never before offered by any other product.

Speaking at the launch of Time Machine TV, Mr. Moon B Shin,Deputy Managing Director, LGEIL said “Being the pioneers in introducing innovative and superior technology products worldwide, we are delighted to unveil the LG Time Machine TV in India after its immense success internationally. The LG Time Machine TV is a revolutionary product and is a breakthrough in the television viewing technology. LG India plans to further expand the digital display market share with the launch of Time Machine & establish its supremacy in the high end display market”.

The LG Time Machine TV gives the audience the much awaited convenience of going back in time to view their favorite programs all over again with the built in HDD recorder technology. The product’s user friendly interface enables one to actually skip embarrassing commercials which is a respite for the varied television viewing audience. The Time Machine TV allows the end user to record while watching another live program, thus giving the viewer unlimited control over the content of program viewed. The LG “Time Machine TV” has been launched worldwide to establish leadership in terms of design & technology & with the same philosophy it would be launched in IndiaNew Delhi, 11th December, 2006: LG Electronics, India’s leading consumer durable company and the pioneers in multimedia convergence technology, today announced the launch of an exquisite product – The Time Machine TV. This is the only TV in the world with built in Digital Video Recorder technology, with LG Electronics being the only company worldwide to offer this product. The highlight of the Time Machine is its ability to offer consumers absolute control over the way they want to view television, a playability feature never before offered by any other product.

Speaking at the launch of Time Machine TV, Mr. Moon B Shin,Deputy Managing Director, LGEIL said “Being the pioneers in introducing innovative and superior technology products worldwide, we are delighted to unveil the LG Time Machine TV in India after its immense success internationally. The LG Time Machine TV is a revolutionary product and is a breakthrough in the television viewing technology. LG India plans to further expand the digital display market share with the launch of Time Machine & establish its supremacy in the high end display market”.

The LG Time Machine TV gives the audience the much awaited convenience of going back in time to view their favorite programs all over again with the built in HDD recorder technology. The product’s user friendly interface enables one to actually skip embarrassing commercials which is a respite for the varied television viewing audience. The Time Machine TV allows the end user to record while watching another live program, thus giving the viewer unlimited control over the content of program viewed. The LG “Time Machine TV” has been launched worldwide to establish leadership in terms of design & technology & with the same philosophy it would be launched in India.

Added, Mr. Girish V Rao, VP (Sales and Marketing),LGEIL, “With the trend of customized products fast gaining ground, Time Machine has been introduced by LG with the aim of maximizing profit in the high potential display market by securing a strong technological edge. The LG Time Machine TV is targeted towards the technology savvy audience and will make television viewing much more intelligent than before. The product has been a success worldwide especially in markets such as Europe and South East Asia, and we are expecting Time Machine alone to contribute around 25% to our total Flat Panel Display sales.”

About LG Time Machine TV
Time Machine is available in both LCD and Plasma Display Panels. Time Machine TVs are the world's first television sets to be equipped with a built-in digital video recorder, which enables the user to pause, rewind, and replay live TV programs as per convenience after the original broadcast. The LCD TVs are available in 37" and 42" models, while those who want a larger viewing experience can opt for the Time Machine Plasma versions that measure 42" and 50". The one-touch commercial skip feature blocks out unwanted commercials with a touch of a button. The units also boast of continuous automatic recording in one-hour intervals.

The LG Time Machine Plasma TV comes equipped with Clarofilter Technology, which shows enhanced Picture Quality through a special Optical film, thus removing double image and distracting effects of reflected light while watching television. The TV allows viewers to record one live programme, while watching another live program. The broadcast being recorded is shown in the lower- right corner of the main screen. Signals from Cable or satellite can be saved in analogue and digital TV mode. One can also record from external input devices like camcorders, DVD Players, Game consoles onto the HDD recorder inside the TV.