Gone are the days where TVs are just a rectangular box that shows you moving pictures as well as sound, today’s TV are equipped with wireless connectivity and even apps to help enhance your viewing experience. Here to make things even better will be LG’s 2012 line-up of CINEMA 3D Smart TVs which will be equipped with the company’s newest Smart TV features. LG just announced that they will unveil their newest Smart TV features at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas which will be happening really soon. The company is aiming to provide its CINEMA 3D Smart TV owners with the most comprehensive yet easy-to-use home entertainment experience possible.
“Even though the Smart TV market is in its infancy, LG is constantly introducing new features and upgrading existing ones in order to deliver the richest, most convenient Smart TV experience in the market today. The features and functionality we’ll be introducing in 2012 are, I believe, second to none when it comes to showing consumers how a Smart TV can improve their TV viewing experience.” — Havis Kwon, President and CEO of LG Home Entertainment Company.
To date, LG’s Smart TV ecosystem has over 1,200 Smart TV apps which give users access to more movies, TV programs, the ability to access social networking services, make donations to charities and even browse famous art collections. On top of that, there’s even a LG 3D Zone that offers a growing collection of 3D movies and the ability to convert 2D content to 3D via LG’s enhanced 3D conversion engine.
To top things up, the new Magic Remote from LG will make using a TV easier than before. It is equipped with features such as Voice Recognition that allows users to use voice commands, Wheels which enables users to swiftly scroll between various menus, Magic Gestures which allows for physical movements as commands, and Pointing that allows users to make quick on-screen selection.
Hit the break to find out more on what LG has to offer on its CINEMA 3D Smart TVs this year.
The new CINEMA 3D Smart TVs offer a variety of connectivity features. The newest among them is Intel’s Wireless Display (WiDi) technology, which enables easy and quick connection between TVs and PCs without the need for cables or Internet access. Through Smart Share Plus, users can access content stored on external devices such as PCs, tablets and smartphones. Smart Share Plus also offers the Screen Share function which streams TV content to external viewing devices using a Wi-Fi connection.
The quantity of content is further expanded through premium content services available through the Smart TV function. While content availability constantly grows, they remain easy to access, thanks to the upgraded Home Dashboard, which allows for quick browsing. And the shortcuts displayed on the Home Dashboard can be customized, giving users the option to handpick their favorite content and apps for instant access.