LG claims rise in UK market share to 3.9 percent

Monday 24 November 2014 | 10:43 CET | News
LG has increased its UK market share to 3.9 percent from 2.8 percent in a year, the company's head of mobile, Andrew Coughlin, told Mobile Today. He partly attributed the growth to key distribution agreements such as a recent agreement for the latest G Pad tablets with John Lewis and another with Vodafone earlier in the year. Coughlin said LG's strategy of selling high spec, innovative devices at competitive prices was key to raising market share, for example the quad HD display and laser auto focus camera on the LG G3 smartphone. LG is preparing to launch its G Watch R smartwatch in time for

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Companies: LG
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