LG unveils new laptops in India; keeping ultraportable and 3D fans happy

By Vishal Mathur | Published on 07 Feb 2018
LG unveils new laptops in India; keeping ultraportable and 3D fans happy

Want to modernise your banking loan application?

Build an application that analyses credit risk with #IBMCloud Pak for Data on #RedHat #OpenShift

Click here to know more


LG Electronics India has announced its entry (re-entry more like it, if you remember the LG Xnote laptop series) into the laptop market in India. Most of the new laptops focus on the ultra-portability aspect. However, 3D lovers can stand up and do the happy dance, because one of LG’s new offerings, the A520 laptop, is fully 3D capable.

Mr. Soon Kwon, President South West Asia Region & MD, LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Notebook Business is a key part of our portfolio globally and with our foray into the segment in India, we reaffirm our commitment to the Indian customers. Going forward, notebook business will be one of the growth engine for LG India, we expect this category to contribute 12~14% in IT business by 2012. To ensure the numbers, LG Electronics India has an aggressive strategy plans to invest 10% of Notebook Business revenue in marketing by 2012 with a vast after sales service network of 230 service Centers across India.”

The 3D laptop in the bunch, the A520 (directly above), has the Film Patterned Retarder (FPR) type of 3D technology, and comes with two 3D glasses as a part of the package. This one is powered by the Intel Core i5-2410M processor, 4GB RAM and Nvidia GeForce GT 540M (1GB) graphics. It has a 15.6-inch Full HD LED 3D display.


The P420N (pictured right on top), the first of the ultra-portable offerings, is powered by the Intel Core i5 -2410M processor as well, has 2GB of RAM, and the 14-inch Narrow Bezel HD display. A 500GB hard drive with Windows 7 Home Premium preloaded. The P430 and P530 are similar models, also featuring ultra-thin and lightweight designs, and LED backlit displays.

The 15.6-inch S530 (pictured below), one of three trendy offerings (including the S330 and 430) is powered by the Intel Core i3- 2310M processor, and comes with 4GB of RAM and a 640GB hard drive. Rounding up the new entrants, comes the LG E530, a 15.6-inch business laptop with a variety of wireless and wired connectivity options, and a dedicated GeForce 410M GPU.

For more details about the new devices, refer to LG India’s site.

The laptops are priced between Rs. 26,000 and Rs. 66,780, and also come with the insurance feature for the first year, in which you get 100% money back for a damaged laptop in the first few months and 90% for the rest of the year.

However, unlike Dell’s CompleteCover service, LG doesn’t allow customers to pay for an extended package, at least not at the moment.

Vishal Mathur



Trending Articles


latest articles

View All

Top Products

Popular Mobile Phones

View All

Hot Deals

View All

Digit caters to the largest community of tech buyers, users and enthusiasts in India. The all new Digit in continues the legacy of Thinkdigit.com as one of the largest portals in India committed to technology users and buyers. Digit is also one of the most trusted names when it comes to technology reviews and buying advice and is home to the Digit Test Lab, India's most proficient center for testing and reviewing technology products.

We are about leadership-the 9.9 kind! Building a leading media company out of India.And,grooming new leaders for this promising industry.

DMCA.com Protection Status