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Somotex Ghana introduces World's First Curved OLED TV

June 1, 2014

Accra, May 30, GNA - LG Electronics (LG), dealers in Home Entertainment and Consumer Electronics has introduced into the Ghanaian Market, the World's First Curved OLED TV.

A statement from Somotex Ghana Limited said the advanced Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) TV is equipped with incredible picture quality, stunning design and innovative technologies.

"We are fully committed to bringing next generation technologies to the Ghanaian market," said Mr. Steve Ryu, General Manager, Home Entertainment division, LG Electronics West Africa operations.

"The next-generation display technology and the advanced ultra-thin depth of 4.3mm come with a unique curved design which represents a new era in home entertainment. It must be seen to be believed."

Featuring a gently curved screen and LG's own WRGB OLED technology, the curved  OLED TV offers exceptional picture quality and an immersive viewing experience. The cutting-edge TV has been awarded the prestigious Red Dot: Best of the Best honour and is recognized by respected international product testing and certification bodies TÜV Rheinland, Intertek and VDE.

Mr. NiiAyi Hyde , Executive Director, Somotex Ghana Limited, said: "Our ground breaking  curved OLED TV marks the beginning of a whole new era in home entertainment. 

"Its IMAX-like curvature guarantees an amazingly immersive and comfortable viewing experience,"  Indeed, it is a point of pride that we were able to bring the  curved OLED TV into the Ghanaian market and we will continue to expand and improve our industry leading television technology."

LG curved OLED TV delivers a Peak Brightness that is comparable to the brightest large screen LCD TVs for TV, movie, and video content.

Mr. Pranab Mohanty said, Vice President, Somotex Ghana Limited,  said  "Somotex Ghana is proud to be associated with the World's first curved OLED TV coming from the innovation of LG Electronics.

The introduction of the LG curved  OLED TV signifies the commitment of Somotex Ghana and LG to provide cutting edge technology, which we believe would create a whole new experience at home.

In terms of performance, LG curved OLED displays are superior. They're thinner, more efficient, and mind-bogglingly colour accurate also the screen delivers incredible colour accuracy regardless of ambient light or viewing angle.

Regarding power consumption, OLEDs are vastly more energy efficient than plasma TVs, the statement said global demand for OLED TV is expected to grow to more than 7 million units by 2016, according to Display Search.

LG is the first company to commercialize both the flat screen OLED TV, which went on sale in Korea in January, and the innovative new curved OLED TV, which began sales in Korea in April.

With the introduction of LG 55-inch curved OLED TV, LG Electronics has once more demonstrated that it is committed to meeting the peculiar needs of its teeming consumers especially in Ghana.



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Source: Ghana News Agency

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