Seoul, South Korea is home to two tech rivals – LG and Samsung. While the latter is the larger company, LG has also brought plenty of innovation in tech even if it often goes underappreciated. So, let us tell you its story and see if you gain more respect for the company.
Let’s start with the LG Prada – it first emerged in December 2006 and launched in May 2007, it was the first phone with a capacitive touchscreen. Yes, LG beat Apple by a few months. The company even suspected that Apple ripped off the design, though nothing came of that.
Alas the Prada could never be the success that…
Source: FS – Cell Phones
Counterclockwise: an abridged history of LG's phones