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07/01/2004

"TV DINNER" TAKES ON NEW MEANING WITH FIRST-EVER TV REFRIGERATOR FROM LG ELECTRONICS

LG Electronics, a leading global consumer products manufacturer, continues to make kitchens both stylish and family-friendly with its TV Refrigerator. This unique, one-of-a-kind offering includes a cable-ready, 13.5-inch television screen, FM radio, two speakers and a TV tuner.

LG Electronics, a leading global consumer products manufacturer, continues to make kitchens both stylish and family-friendly with its TV Refrigerator. This unique, one-of-a-kind offering includes a cable-ready, 13.5-inch television screen, FM radio, two speakers and a TV tuner.

"The kitchen is fast-becoming the family room for today's consumers and dinner is the one meal the entire family tends to spend together," said Simon Kang, President, Home Appliance Division, LG Electronics U.S.A. Inc. "With LG's new TV refrigerator, families can prepare and enjoy dinner without missing their favorite news and entertainment shows."

This newest offering from LG Electronics is available in a side-by-side unit. TV and radio are located on the right side; an innovative, multi-function digital LCD display and the automatic icemaker and tall water dispenser, is found on the left. The display allows consumers to change refrigerator and freezer temperature, set express freezing and jet freezing functions. It also features a childlock and displays room temperature.

The LG TV Refrigerator offers all the convenient features of the 26 cubic foot Side-by-Side Refrigerator, including:


  • Icebeam Cooling™

  • Digital temperature sensor controls

  • OptiChill™ drawer with four-step temperature control

  • Jet Freezing™ drawer

  • Digital LCD display with multi-sensor control system

  • Built-in look with hidden hinges and contoured door design

  • BioShield™ Anti-Bacteria Gasket

  • Icy Water Reservoir

  • CustomCube™ Ice Maker

  • Grab n' Go™ door basket, wine rack, pizza nook, tilting door bins, glass and sliding shelves



The 26-cubic-foot TV Refrigerator, model number LRSC26980, is available in black and titanium finishes and features curved aluminum handles for added style and sophistication. It will be available in June, 2004, at the manufacturer's suggested retail price of approximately $3,000 and $3,200.

*Product specifications and pricing are subject to change

About LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc. (Korea Stock Exchange: 6657.KS) was established in'58 as the pioneer in the Korean consumer electronics market. The company is a major global force in electronics and information and communications products with more than 64,000 employees working in 76 overseas subsidiaries and marketing units around the world. With annual total revenues of more than US $16.9 billion (non-consolidated), LG Electronics comprises three main business companies: Digital Display & Media, Digital Appliance, Telecommunication Equipment & Handset.

The LG Digital Appliance Company is fast becoming the leader of the global home appliances industry, ranking No.1 in sales of air conditioners, microwave ovens, and canister vacuum cleaners. LG Electronics was the first company to commercialize a full line of Web-enabled home network appliances including refrigerators, washing machines, microwave ovens, and air conditioners, and is increasingly seen as a leader in premium appliances.

LG Electronics' goal is to enable the intelligent networking of digital products that will make consumers' lives better than ever. For more information, please visit www.lg.com

Contacts:
David Lipke
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide
(212) 880-5283
david.lipke@ogilvypr.com

Katy Hudnall
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide
(212) 880-5322
katy.hudnall@ogilvypr.com

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