Product News: Communication Systems & Equipment

Wireless Phone Charging Pad has compact, ergonomic design.

Press Release Summary:

Mar 28, 2011 - Model WCP-700, LG Wireless Charging Pad features inductive coils built into battery doors and internal contacts. Audible and tactile feedback indicates when phone is properly placed on pad. Product includes power LED and orange, flashing green, and solid green LED lights to indicate charging status. Measuring 6.29 x 3.54 x 0.39 in., unit has effective range of 7 mm from center of placement guide.

LGInternational - Portland, OR

Original Press Release

LG Mobile Phones Introduces Revolutionary Wireless Charging Solution

Press release date: Mar 22, 2011

LG Wireless Charging Pad features industry leading charging efficiency

SAN DIEGO - LG Mobile Phones announced today the LG Wireless Charging Pad (WCP-700). Featuring a sleek and sharp design, LG Wireless Charging Pad is poised to revolutionize wireless charging as we know it. With inductive coils built into the battery doors and internal contacts, advanced wireless charging technology allows for a cord-free power source - alleviating the need for external connections that limit the phones usability.

LG Wireless Charging Pad provides industry leading wireless charging and ergonomics. For easy and intuitive use, LG Wireless Charging Pad features audible and tactile feedback when a phone is placed on the pad, as well as multi-colored LED lights to indicate charging status. Taking the hassle out of charging your wireless devices, LG Wireless Charging Pad also sports a compact, sleek design to easily accommodate an on-the-go lifestyle.

Key features:

- Visual, audible and tactile feedback - allows user to see, feel and hear when the phone is placed properly on the pad
- Power LED - Blue = Plugged in
- Battery LED - Orange = Ready to Charge
- Battery LED - Flashing Green = Phone is Charging Correctly
- Battery LED - Solid Green = Phone is Fully Charged
- Slim and sleek design - allows for convenient storage, taking up minimal space
- Effective Range - 7mm from center of placement guide
- Dimensions - 6.29"x3.54"x0.39"

Pricing and availability:

- The LG WCP-700 will be available in early April for $69.99.

About LG Electronics, Inc.

LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing more than 93,000 people working in over 120 operations around the world. With 2010 global sales of 55.8 trillion Korean won (USD 48.2 billion), LG comprises four business units - Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, and Air Conditioning & Energy Solutions. LG is one of the world's leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines, and refrigerators. LG has signed a long-term agreement to become both a Global Partner and a Technology Partner of Formula 1(TM). As part of this top-level association, LG acquires exclusive designations and marketing rights as the official consumer electronics, mobile phone and data processor of this global sporting event. For more information, please visit

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