Seven years later presentation of webOS as a platform for its smart TV line, LG is introduction of version 6.0 with a new look and feel for its 2021 4K and 8K TVs. The old Blade app line is gone, with a more modern tile-based layout. LG Home Entertainment chairman Park Hyoung-sei calls it “the most significant update since webOS launched in 2014”.
An improved version of its ThinQ AI has more voice command control than ever before, whether you use it Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa. For traditional control, this year’s edition of its Magic Remote is a bit more standard than some of the previous versions, but also includes NFC for the first time, allowing users to share content from phone to TV (and conversely) simply by pressing it. .