LG Electronics today unveiled a unique new SoundPlate – a combination speaker system and Blu-ray Disc™ player with Smart TV capability that delivers enhanced audio in one stylish and compact design.
On display this week at CE Week (Booth 61), the LAB540W exemplifies LG’s expanded offerings in the emerging SoundPlate category. It is equipped with a robust 4.1 channel, 320W sound system, and an external wireless subwoofer that augments TV speakers to create a thrilling virtual surround effect making it a full home entertainment system. Adding to the turnkey experience, it also features a built-in 3D Blu-ray Disc™ player along with LG Smart TV functionality, offering access to streaming services like Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu Plus and more.*
“TVs may get the most attention from consumers looking to enhance their home theaters, but at LG we know that great sound is also at the heart of the home entertainment experience,” said Tim Alessi, head of new product development for LG Electronics USA, which is a Platinum Sponsor of CE Week 2014. “We designed our SoundPlates to be a turnkey solution with great sound quality and smart TV functionality for added value, and we packaged it in a compact, stylish design.”
Only about 1.5 inches tall, this stylish device can act as a base for a variety of 32- to 55-inch class TVs, minimizing clutter and blending into just about any decor. Users can wirelessly stream music to the LAB540W from a compatible smart phone or tablet via Bluetooth®, providing even more versatility and functionality that will suit any entertaining need.
The LAB540W SoundPlate is available [now] for $599 at select U.S. retailers. For more information, visit http://www.lg.com/us/tv-audio-
*Internet connection and certain subscriptions required and sold separately. Content and services vary by product and are subject to change without notice.
SOURCE: LG Electronics USA, Inc.