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f-ENGINE Plus, Performance, Style and Multimedia Offerings

f-ENGINE Plus, Performance, Style and Multimedia Offerings
Incorporated Into Popular Monitor Line

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2006 --- LG Electronics, a global leader in high-performance LCD technology, today introduced a new lineup of innovative LCD monitors with new functionalities and capabilities at the 2006 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). As LCD monitors become increasingly mainstream, LG continues push the limits of technology  delivering products that combine cutting-edge performance and revolutionary design. The new additions to the award-winning product line are on display this week at CES  LG Electronics booth #8214, Central Hall, Las Vegas Convention Center.

Last year LG introduced f-ENGINE, the world's first picture-enhancing chip that helped LG's FLATRON L1730S capture the coveted 2004 CES "Best of Innovations" award. As the technology world tried to play catch-up, LG introduced f-ENGINE Plus, the second generation of its proprietary f-ENGINE technology. Much like its predecessor, it enhances brightness and color independently of each other. However, what makes f-ENGINE Plus truly innovative is its ability to enable users to open an independent window on their screen, allowing them to select or zone any segment of the screen they wish to enhance. This window is not fixed on the user's screen, but rather floats freely, allowing users to adjust any variety of segments on their screen.

Flatron 80Q Plus Series " As the next generation flagship model of LG's award-winning Ultra Slim 80 Series, the Flatron L1980Q Plus, is one of the world's truly innovative LCDs. The 80Q Plus blends eye-catching design with superior performance as incorporates a striking out-of-the-box aesthetic, an extremely quick 4ms response time and impressive 1,600:1 contrast ratio. The revolutionary design of this LCD gives it the uncanny ability to rotate, fold flat, and even bend over backwards 180 degrees. The image also automatically adjusts so someone on the opposite side of the LCD can view the image. Additionally, it can fold to just over 2 inches in height, making it one of the world's slimmest monitors. Available in both 17- and'-inch models, this LCD also features LG's proprietary f-ENGINE Plus and forteManager image software.

L1932P :  LG's new L1932P is for anyone looking for a reliable, spec-driven LCD monitor. Gamers, graphic artists and multimedia enthusiasts alike will gravitate towards the L1932P because of its healthy offering of display features. With a 4ms response time, 700:1 contrast ratio, 300cd/m2 brightness and slim design, the L1932P offers a powerful display capable of handling the most graphically intense games and DVDs, as well as editing the family's favorite photos. LG will also offer the L1932TQ, boasting an ultra-high 1,400:1 contrast ratio and many of the impressive amenities of its counterpart. The L1932TQ is also equipped with LG's proprietary f-ENGINE Plus technology, allowing users to experience true-to-life images like never before.

M203WX : To meet the needs of even the most demanding multimedia users, LG's M203WX is a must-have for gamers, movie buffs and digital photographers. Complete with a 20-inch wide screen, 8ms response time, stunning 1,680 x 1,050 resolution and 300cd/m2 brightness, this monitor is an enthusiast's dream. With a 4-in-2 memory card slot, memory cards can be inserted directly into the monitor to view images, eliminating the need to download images to the computer before viewing. The M203WX is also compatible with any MMC, MS, SD and CF card. Featuring 5W x 5W multi-media speakers, and a slew of on-screen viewing options, including picture-in-picture, picture-by-picture and picture-on picture, the M203WX gives users several viewing options. Complete with DVI, CVBS, S-video and Component video inputs, creating even more opportunities for consumers to enjoy the unique features of this monitor. Its sister model, the L203WT, offers many of the same amenities, in addition to an impressive 700:1 contrast ratio and LG's proprietary f-Engine technology.

FLATRON L1770HQ/L1970HR : The FLATRON L1770HQ delivers not only superior performance, but also superior design. A shiny chrome base and thin bezel highlight the L1770HQ's striking features for consumers looking for leading technology and high-end display amenities. The 17-inch L1770HQ features a 1,600:1 contrast ratio, 4ms response time, striking 300cd/m2 brightness and anti-glare panel to ensure the best possible picture. . Its unique construction and its dual-hinged stand allows this LCD to fold flat " a great feature for anyone on the go. Measuring only 65mm when completely folded, the 1770HQ is a unique package of high-end features at a reasonable price. The'-inch L1970HR offers similar attributes as the 17-inch with an added, mind-blowing 2ms response time.

FLATRON 60T Series : High fashion meets superior performance with LG's 60T Series. Staying true to LG's reputation for design, the 60T is the tech-savvy fashionistas dream come true. The sleek monitor appears to hover as it narrows to meet its black, glossy foundation at a point. With an 8ms response time, exceptional 1,600:1 contrast ratio, 300cd/m2 brightness, 1,280 x 1,024 resolution and an wide viewing angle of 170 x 170 degrees, the Flatron 60T Series the complete package. It is available in both 17- and'-inch models.

FLATRON L1950B Series : Ideal for consumers interested in switching from a CRT to a dependable, stylish, space-saving LCD monitor, the Flatron L1950B Series is engineered for either a professional or home setting. It combines the best of style and innovation with a contrast ratio of 700:1, a brightness of 300cd/m2, 1280 x 1024 resolution and a wide viewing angle of 170 x 170 degrees. With sharp imaging, vivid, bright picture and analog and digital connectivity, the L1950B's fast 8ms response time integrated with LG's proprietary f-ENGINE technology make this display ideal for any application. The FLATRON 50B Series also features a height adjustable stand, narrow bezel, and tilt and swivel capabilities.

FLATRON L2000C : Perfect for the home or office, the L2000C can adjust to a multitude of situations with its ability to tilt, swivel and pivot up to 90 degrees. For users who like their space, this true 20-inch unit features an 800:1 contrast ratio, impressive 1600 x 1200 resolution, speedy 8ms response time and powered by LG's proprietary f-ENGINE technology, this monitor brings images on the screen to life.

Based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc., (LGEUS) is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $38-billion global force in consumer electronics, information technology and communications products. LGEUS comprises four core business areas: mobile phones, consumer electronics, home appliances and information technology products, all marketed under its "LG: Life's Good" theme. For more information, please visit

LG Electronics (KSE: 06657.KS) is a global leader in providing cutting-edge, convergent electronics, information and communications products designed to meet the diverse needs of fast-changing consumers. With consolidated sales of US$37.7 billion and overseas sales of US$ 32.6 billion (86% of total sales), LG Electronics employs more than 70,000 employees in 76 subsidiaries located in 39 countries and operates four business units including Mobile Communications, Digital Appliance, Digital Display and Digital Media.

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