MADRID, Dec. 29 (Portaltic/EP) –
LG Electronics has presented globally LG ThinQ UPan update platform with which household appliances can update their ‘software’ to acquire new features as if they were ‘smartphones’.
With this solution, the South Korean company intends to “revolutionize” and extend life refrigerators, washing machines, dryers, ovens and dishwashers”, as explained in a statement sent to Europa Press.
For it, will progressively introduce updates to its ‘software’ with new features for offer an experience that adjusts to the needs of each user and extends the useful life of the products.
LG has indicated that the updateswhich will continuously develop, will be based on the patterns and suggestions of the users of ThinQ UP. Likewise, they may also require new easy-to-install hardware additions For the users.
For example, one of the new features that will be available for download will be ‘Laundry Saver Mode’. This is an update focused on ThinQ UP compatible dryers that keeps the drum moving after the drying cycle until the door is opened, in this way prevent wrinkles and odors in clothes.
Another of the new features will be ‘Improved Nighttime Brightness Control’, for compatible refrigerators. This option allows the user set the interior light of the refrigerator to reduce its intensity in the evening hours and avoid dazzling when it is opened.
To install these updates, it will be it is necessary to download the ThinQ UP application on the mobile. In this sense, the user will obtain the new ‘software’ from the ‘app’ and send it to the appliance. In addition, it will also be you need to have a compatible device with these updates.
As stated by the President of LG Electronics Home Appliance & Air Solution Company, Lyu Jae-cheol, LG ThinQ UP is “a new paradigm in the home appliance industry home becoming a completely innovative solution for create a differential and personalized value for the user”.
LG launched ThinQ UP this year in south korea Y it is planned that the global expansion begins in the United States in March 2023, to be gradually extended to the rest of the markets throughout the year.
In any case, the new functionalities and innovations of ThinQ UP can be tested during CES 2023technology fair that will take place from January 5 to 8 in Las Vegas (United States).