The newest LG flagship smartphone will be available nationally
TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - LG Electronics (LG) announced today that
beginning September 27, Canadians can get their hands on the much
anticipated LG G2, the first smartphone introduced under the new LG
series "G" slated for premium devices.
"The LG G2 has been garnering some amazing attention and anticipation
around the world since it was announced in New York on August 7," said
Geoffrey McMurdo, Vice President Mobile Communications, LG Canada. "We
are ecstatic to announce that the wait is finally over and Canadians
will be able to get their hands on the LG G2 by the end of September,
through our carrier and retail partners."
LG G2 will be available beginning September 27 through Rogers, Bell
Mobility, TELUS, Videotron, SaskTel, WIND Mobile, WIRELESSWAVE, Tbooth
wireless, WIRELESS etc, Target Mobile™, Best Buy, Future Shop, The
Source and Mobile Shop.
Carriers and retailers will set and announce their own pricing
In addition to the powerful hardware features, including the 2.26GHz
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 quad-core processor and 3,000mAH battery, the
LG G2 comes with a number of compelling user experience features such
as Answer Me, Plug & Pop, QuickRemote and Guest Mode.
Answer Me - automatically answers the call when the LG G2 is raised to your ear
Plug & Pop - automatically recommends preferred options when a headset or USB cable
QuickRemote - gives the LG G2 the ability to remotely control all IR devices
including TV, Home Theatre, Air Conditioner, Stereo etc.
Guest Mode - displays only pre-selected apps to protect the owner's privacy when
guests access the phone with a secondary unlock pattern
SlideAside - multitask by sliding an app to the side to access up to three apps
For more information on the LG G2, please visit LG Canada at www.lg.com. You can also follow us on facebook.com/LGCanada and twitter @LGCanada.
About LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company
The LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is a global leader and
innovator in mobile communications. With its breakthrough technologies
and innovative designs, LG continues to establish a number of
benchmarks in the smartphone market, while also helping create a better
lifestyle for consumers by delivering a wholly enhanced smartphone
experience. As a leader in 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology, LG
continues its commitment to developing ground-breaking LTE technologies
and fulfilling consumer demands with differentiated LTE devices of the
highest quality, all of which are based on the company's wealth of LTE
patents and technical knowledge.
About LG Electronics Canada
The LG brand was established in 1995. The company is a global leader in
electronics, information and communications products, with more than
117 operations around the world, and annual worldwide revenues of more
than US $49 billion. LG Canada is comprised of five business units -
Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Home Entertainment, Business
Solutions and Commercial Air Conditioning. The company has offices in
Toronto and Vancouver. LG Canada is focused on delivering award-winning
products known for blending style and technology. These innovative
products include cell phones, flat screen TVs, laptop computers and
home appliances. For more information please visit www.LG.com.
SOURCE: LG Electronics Canada
For further information:
Senior Manager, Brand Communications, LG Electronics Canada, Inc.
P: 647-253-6300. ext 2903 | C: 647.828.0462
Senior Consultant, LG-One Canada
P: 416-486-5904 | C: 416.316.4840