SEOUL, Mar. 3, 2013 -- LG Electronics (LG) reports that it has sold more
than 10 million LTE smartphones worldwide, a result of the company’s
aggressive push into 4G markets with a combination of the best hardware
and advanced 4G LTE technologies.
“Aggressive pushing forward with 4G LTE technology allows LG satisfy
the needs of consumers and is a huge factor in our growing success in
global LTE smartphone sales,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, President and CEO
of the LG Mobile Communications Company. “Having established ourselves
as a major industry player, we will continue to expand our footprint in
the global LTE market with a wider range of differentiated, high quality
LG’s success in expanding its presence in this segment is a result
of its early entry into the LTE market and its leadership in LTE
research and development. Last year, LG launched popular LTE smartphones
in significant markets such as the United States, Japan, Germany and
South Korea. In recent weeks, the company began a global rollout of its
LG Optimus G in an additional 50 countries.
According to Strategic Analytics, global shipments of LTE
smartphones are expected to drastically increase to 275 million units
this year. LG is aiming to double its LTE smartphone penetration this
year, expanding its presence in both established and emerging markets
with a variety of devices. New for 2013, LG’s Optimus F series will
deliver a high-speed experience to users transitioning from 3G to 4G LTE
networks in countries around the world.
Post a Comment