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Whenever There was Television, There was LG

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Whenever There was Television, There was LG

The first to introduce a curved screen to the world was LG!

Among the many TV manufacturers, LG was the first to commercialize the curvedscreen TV

for the mass market. And the technology seems to be ever-improving.

But did you know?

 

LG TV saw its beginnings over half a century ago.

From black & white to color, from color to digital, from digital to smart.

So when exactly did LG’s pioneering technology begin?

Lets have a look at the history of LG TV’s World’s First moments.

 

 

1966 - VD-191

1966 - VD-191

LG’s first TV, produced by predecessor Gold Star.

This TV was the first-ever black & white TV to be produced in South Korea.

 

It symbolized the monumental leap into the TV market.

1979 - CNP-804

1979 - CNP-804

World’s First Computerized Color TV

Surprised? It’s hard to believe that LG was the first to produce the computerized Color TV. In this day and age, it may seem so obvious that products come pre-installed with features such as sleep mode and a digital clock. But at the time, LG was the world’s first to utilize computer technology to apply such functions to the TV.

1993 - CNR 2525

1993 - CNR 2525

World’s First All-in-One TV with a CDG Player

LG earned the title of “world’s first” again, with the introduction of an all-in-one TV boasting a CDG player. In an era that was producing CD & VCR integrated products, LG pushed the boundaries and produced TVs that were ahead of its time.

2001- MN-60PZ10

2001- MN-60PZ10

World’s First 60” PDP TV

At the time, the next biggest television paled in comparison at a mere 30 inches.

This was innovation at its finest.

 

It was a time of great innovation for LG,

a time where great products were continuously being introduced.

 

2003 TN-60SZ30HR
2003 TN-60SZ30HR

World’s first HDR LCD Projection TV

2004 DN-42X12X
2004 DN-42X12X

 World’s first 42” PDP TV with 5000:1 contrast

 

 

2004 DN-42PX13X
2004 DN-42PX13X

World’s first 42” XGA-grade Single Scan PDP TV

2004 - 55LP10D

2004 - 55LP10D

World’s First Full HD 55”LCD TV

In 2004, the world experienced its first 55" integrated LCD TV, with a built-in set-top box for digital broadcasting reception. With this release, LGE gained the technical advantage in the global LCD TV market while taking a step toward becoming a leading company in the Flat Panel Display (FPD) field.

2010 - 55/47LX9500

2010 - 55/47LX9500

World’s first FULL LED 3D TV

Pushing the boundaries of 3D TVs with LG’s proprietary FULL LED technology.

 

Now, it does not sound strange to say that LG is a company with world-renowned technology.

2013 - 55EA9800

2013 - 55EA9800

World’s First Curved OLED TV

Such innovation from LG keeps the world on edge for what is to come.

 

Do you now believe that LG is on the forefront for the future of TVs?

LG will continue its pursuit of innovation and press forward to produce the next “world’s first.”

 

Because that’s LG.