First entry: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 6:53 p.m.
LG Electronics (LG) announces the availability of the popular webOS TV platform to other TV manufacturers, changing industry data on the availability of proprietary operating systems to other manufacturers. LG expands its knowledge beyond TV manufacturing, focusing on the development and adoption of the webOS TV platform by other TV brands. The availability of the platform for other manufacturers could reshape the TV market for technology and content providers, significantly improving LG’s presence and visibility in the global home entertainment market.
As an integral part of LG’s flagship home entertainment ecosystem, webOS has been extremely easy to use by designing smart interfaces since 2014. WebOS TV licensees enjoy a user experience convenient combined with a wide range of features, such as voice search and management Artificial intelligence algorithms and easy connectivity that consumers have gained. With LG webOS TV, partners will also have access to a variety of content, including global apps like Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Prime Video and the DAZN sports streaming service, as well as LG Channels’ free premium content streaming service. . In addition, compatible TV models include the special Magic Motion remote control.
More than twenty TV makers around the world have already reached an agreement with LG for webOS, including RCA, Ayonz and Konka, and more participants are expected. The webOS ecosystem has the support of technology partners such as Realtek, Nuance, Gracenote, CEVA and Universal Electronics, among many others.
“The webOS platform is one of the easiest and most convenient ways to access millions of movies and TV shows,” said Park Hyoung-sei, president of LG Home Entertainment Company. “By encouraging other manufacturers to participate in the webOS TV ecosystem, we embark on a new journey that allows many new TV owners to experience an advanced user experience with the features available on LG TVs. We look forward to welcoming these new partners. in the amazing world of webOS TV “.
Last updated: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 6:53 PM