LG announces new Scarlet LG80 TV, may come to UK eventually


LG has announced the latest in its line of Scarlet high definition LCD TVs, so named because the sets feature a deep red back and surround.

The LG80 features carefully tuned speakers that automatically slide out from the side of the set when it’s turned on. Apparently this “adds a bit more excitement”, but more importantly it improves sound quality. LG has created a 3.1-channel virtual surround sound system, meaning that those without the space or cash for external speakers can still enjoy decent sound. The speakers push out 50 watts each…

LG blushes with Scarlet goodies, rolls out the HT953TVP home cinema system


Looking very similar to the Design Art set-up shown off at IFA last year, LG has added to the Scarlet range of TVs announced at CES in January, with the Scarlet HT953TVP.

Little is known about the home theatre set-up, apart from it containing 5.1 channels to play around with, and it offering Virtual Sound Matrix for simulating a 10.1 audio experience…