Thursday, 17 January, 2019

LG CES 2019 press conference date, time & live stream

LG unveils massive new 8K TVs LG Reveals New 4K & 8K ThinQ TVs with Alpha 9 Gen 2 Processor
Troy Mann | 06 January, 2019, 20:10

The new LG Z9, will be running on the new alpha9 Gen 2 CPU like the other top of the line new 2019 4K OLED TVs.

The most expensive among these would be the LG Z9 TV which will be an OLED Tv with 8K resolution.

LG will close the gap on Samsung at CES 2019, with 8k OLED and LCD screen reveals. Once again, the brand will offer a variety of models, with the same imaging tech but different audio support and cosmetics, in the shape of W9 wallpaper, E9 and C9 series.

LG has not yet announced the pricing or availability of the TVs. HDMI 2.1 ports will also be implemented on all 2019 OLED TVs and select NanoCell TVs, offering support for high frame rate (HFR) 120 fps playback and enhanced audio return channel (eARC). This will result in a smoother and clearer motion and would provide vivid experience for fast-paced contents such as action movies or games.

In advance of CES 2019, LG has announced several new OLED and LCD ThinQ TV models, including an 88-inch 8K OLED and a 75-inch 8K LCD. The latest standard gives these units a leg up and are more future proof against the competition.

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Prime Minister Khan said that Pakistan had ample tourism attraction due to its fascinating hilly ranges, plains, sea and rivers. Prospects of collaboration in food processing, dairy sector and food chain management were discussed.


New York Knick to miss London trip over assassination fears
If Kanter were to return to Turkey, it is thought that he would be immediately arrested and detained, Sports Illustrated said. CNN has reached out to Turkey's Ministry of Foreign Affairs for comment.


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It had been "signed in violation of the canons and therefore not possessing any canonical force", Legoida added in a statement. Poroshenko said he regarded gaining autocephaly as an important step in "Ukraine's decolonization from Russian Federation ".


While the addition of HDMI 2.1 has huge benefits, users will need new cables to take advantage of all the new additions.

LG added support for the Google Assistant to its 2018 line-up of TVs, while its 2019 soundbars can now work as a dedicated Google Assistant device thanks to in-built far-field microphones. While you might be thinking, "didn't LG's TVs already support Alexa", then technically you're right.

LG explains that the α9 Gen 2 is capable of improved brightness by adjusting its tone mapping in accordance with the ambient conditions, measured by the TVs' light sensors. The button can be used to activate Alexa and related skills, manage smart home devices, and set up Alexa Routines such as a wake-up call, traffic information and favorite TV channel switching.

LG's new Alpha 9 processor includes ThinQ AI, a new system that will automatically adjust brightness and audio based on content and environment.

Also worth noting: LG's 2019 premium LCD TVs lineup (SM9X and SM8X series) will roll out under a new name, NanoCell TV.

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