LG has unveiled several new speakers ahead of upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The LG 2018 Speaker lineup include SK10Y soundbar, Portable PK Series Speakers, LG ThinQ AI Speaker with AI and All-in-one party Machines (Party Speakers).
These premium audio products are superior, clearer and even smarter. Depending on the speaker, they feature technologies from Meridian Audio’s or Dolby Atmos to deliver more natural, warm and immersive sound experience.
All of the LG 2018 speaker lineup will be showcased at CES 2018 even.
LG SK10Y Soundbar
The LG SK10Y has slim profile with modernized edges. It is sleek enough to fit underneath most of LG 2018 OLED or Super UHD TV models. It also supports chromecast and offers connectivity with hubs, speakers or smart devices.
You can simply say “OK Google” and request to play your favorite song, Audio clips or from your favorite online streaming service.
LG has partnered with Meridian Audio, bringing in audio enhancements for best audio experience. The soundbar is equipped with its Bass and Space Technology for warmer and immersive sound. Meridian’s Height Elevation technology raises sound above soundbar to the level of the screen for extra clarity in speech and music.
The LG SK10Y is compatible with high-quality Lossless audio files, offering playback up to 40kHz. There is a unique sound upconverting feature that boosts the quality of standard audio files to 24bit/192Hz.
The Soundbar harnesses Dolby Atmos technology, supports 5.1.2 channels and delivers 550W of powerful output. It is equipped with multiple speakers which include a pair of up-firing speakers for powerful textured sound.
LG PK Series portable speakers
The LG PK Series portable speakers come in three models. They feature in rugged design. It has convenient grip and sports Dynamic Party Lighting flashes that works with the beats.
It is easy to carry with convenient packaging, capable of delivering power sound. It also comes with Meridian Audio’s advance technologies for enhanced vocals, speeches and undistorted bass.The PK Series can stream 24-bit music over wireless connection and are compatible with Apt-X HD Bluetooth standard.
LG ThinQ speaker with smart AI
LG Electronics at CES 2018 will showcase its first premium smart AI audio product called LG ThinQ speaker. It comes with built-in Google Assistant.
The ThinQ offers a personalized voice-activated interface and works with LG’s smart home appliances. For instance, you can simply on LG Air purifier by simply giving a vocal command, “OK Google, talk to LG, turn on the air purifier”.
Seo Young-jae, head of the convergence audio and video business division of LG’s Home Entertainment Company commented –
Sound technology has come a long way since LG introduced the first radio to Korean consumers almost 60 years ago. At this year’s CES, I’m confident audiences will be impressed with the amount of technology we’ve introduced into our audio products without compromising on sound quality.