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LG announces Bluetooth-enabled Rolly Keyboard 2 for South Korean market

LG has announced the Rolly Keyboard 2, a followup to the original Rolly Keyboard Bluetooth accessory, for its home market of South Korea. Designed to work with smartphones and tablets, the Rolly Keyboard 2 can unfurl to give you quick access to a standard keyboard and built-in dock to get work done on the go. Once your done, the keyboard can be rolled right back up.

Improving on its predecessor, the Rolly Keyboard 2 now includes five  [Read More…]

Samsung is rolling out Marshmallow to the Galaxy S5 in South Korea

Samsung is rolling out Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow to the Galaxy S5 in South Korea. Should you be rocking the smartphone in the region on LG Uplus, you’ll be able to take full advantage of latest features and improvements included in a more advanced version of Android. As noted by SamMobile, the update roll out appears to be hitting unlocked variations of the Galaxy S5.

If you haven’t yet received the update yet, don’t worry. You  [Read More…]

LG’s X cam and X screen launch in South Korea this week, other markets to follow

LG has announced that its latest X series of smartphones will begin their global rollout starting this week. The new X cam and X screen from LG will begin their rollout starting with their home market of South Korea before moving on to launch in other markets through Europe, Latin America and Asia afterwards.

To recap, LG’s first two entries in its X series pack firmly middle-of-the-road specs. The X cam’s claim to fame is that is  [Read More…]

Google wants you to go Hands Free to pay for things, trial starting in South Bay

Mobile payments are on the up, and Google is already looking to the future and how it can make an already convenient service like Android Pay even better. That’s where Hands Free comes in, a new payment app and service that’s going into trial in the South Bay area of California. And it does exactly what it says on the tin: You can pay for things without touching your phone.

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LG’s budget K10 to make its debut in South Korea on January 14

LG unveiled its latest budget offerings — the K7 and K10 — at CES 2016, and the manufacturer is now slated to launch the K10 in South Korea later this week. The phone will cost 200,000 won ($ 165) in the country, and will be available for purchase starting January 14.

The K10 offers a 5.3-inch 720p display, 1.2GHz quad-core CPU, 1.5GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, 13MP camera at the back, 5MP front shooter, LTE,  [Read More…]

Marshmallow update rolling out to the LG G4 in South Korea

LG has commenced rollout of Android 6.0 Marshmallow to the LG G4 in its home country of South Korea. Phones with model numbers LG-F500K, LG-F500L, and LG-F500S are now receiving the update.

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+ head to South Korea

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ in South Korea, with the launch coinciding with the debut of Samsung Pay in the country. The Galaxy Note 5 will be sold in White Pearl, Black Sapphire and Gold Platinum color variants, while the Galaxy S6 edge+ will be available in Black Sapphire and Gold Platinum options.

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LG silently launches the mid-range G Pad 2 8.0 in South Korea

The LG G Pad 2 8.0-inch tablet is now available in South Korea. It should come as a surprise to many, simply because this has been quite the silent launch. The positive outcome is we’ve not had to wait long between previous leaks and an actual release, which should please those who eagerly await the new tablet in the region.

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Sales of Project Tango developer tablet open now in Canada and South Korea, more places Aug. 26

The developer tablet for “Project Tango” went on sale in the US via Google Store without an invite for the first time in May. Now the company has expanded sales of the tablet to two more countries, Canada and South Korea, with more countries joining in later in August.

Samsung’s ultra-thin Galaxy A8 heads to South Korea

Samsung introduced its thinnest smartphone yet — the 5.9mm thick Galaxy A8 — in China earlier this month, and has now launched the handset in its home market. The Galaxy A8 will be available starting July 24 from SK Telecom for 649,000 Korean Won ($ 563), with white and gold color options on offer.

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