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Gold Star Co., Ltd.; (LG Electronics), Seoul

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Name: Gold Star Co., Ltd.; (LG Electronics), Seoul    (ROK)  
Abbreviation: goldstar
Products: Model types Others

Goldstar Co., Ltd. (now LG electronics), Seoul.
Brand name: GoldStar
Some models are named to be "Lucky Goldstar" (LG).

LG Electronics; LG Twin Towers, 20 Yeouido-dong, Yeoungdeungpo-gu, Seoul (South Korea).

Founded: 1958
Production: 1959 -
1958 GoldStar (today's LG Electronics) established
1959 Korea's first radio produced
1962 Radio exported to the US and Hong Kong as Korea's first
1965 Korea's first refrigerator produced
1966 Korea's first black & white TV produced
1968 Korea's first air conditioner produced
1969 Korea's first washing machine produced
1974 GoldStar Communications went public
1977 Color TV produced
1978 Exports surpassed US$100 million as Korea's first in the electronics industry
1980 First EU sales subsidiary in Germany (LGEWG) established
1982 Color TV plant in Huntsville in the US established
1984 Sales surpassed US$1 trillion Won
1986 European-standard VCR plant in Germany established
1989 Sales subsidiary and a joint production subsidiary in Thailand established
1990 Ireland-based design technology center established
1993 With the establishment of Huizhou subsidiary in China(LGEHZ), marketing in China took full swing
1995 Company name changed to LG Electronics and the US-based Zenith acquired
1997 40-inch PDP TV and the world's first IC set for DTVs developed; India production subsidiary (LGEIL) established
1998 World's first 60-inch PDP TV developed
1999 LG.Philips LCD, a joint venture with Philips, established
2000 ILG Information & Communications merged
The world's first Internet-enabled refrigerator launched. Global sales of refrigerators reached the number one position
2001 Asynchronous IMT-2000 equipment commercialized; the world's first Internet- enabled washing machine, air conditioner, and microwave oven launched; LG.Philips Displays, a joint venture with Philips established
2002 Under the LG Holding Company system, the Company spun off to LG Electronics (LGE) and LG Electronics Investment (LGEI); the first home network system commercialized in the global market
2003 World's first synchronous-asynchronous IMT-2000 mobile phone developed; the world's first 76-inch PDP TV developed; CDMA mobile handsets took the largest share in the US & world CDMA market
2004 EVSB, the next-generation DTV transmission technology chosen to be the US/Canada DTV transmission standard by the US ATSC All-in-one LG 55" LCD TV, the world's first and largest among LCD TVs, commercialized The world's largest and first LG 71" plasma TV commercialized
The world's first terrestrial DMB phone developed

This manufacturer was suggested by Vitor Oliveira.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
ROK  07 Hdd/dvd recorder RH255-P1M   Sistema televisivo PAL I, B/G, I/I, SECAM D/K, K1 a colori -Formato di registrazione PA... 
ROK  92 Colour Television CB-14A80    
ROK  Remote control 6710CDAK12B    
ROK  88 Video Cassette Recorder GHV-1245W    
ROK  10 Earphone w/o number   Lenght : 120 cm 
ROK  03 44" TV RP-44NA21   Importado por LG Electronics Reynosa S.A. de C.V. Ensamblado en Mexico. 
ROK  04 RE-28CZ20RX - Ch= 11AK45   Stereo sound. 28" (70cm, 66cm visible) wide screen picture tube. Power consumption ... 
ROK  01 Video Cassette Recorder LV278D HD6433977  2-Kopf-VHS-Videorecorder mit VPS, ShowView-Funktion, NTSC Playback und LongPlay; Anschl... 
ROK  07 HiFi Micro Component System LX-M140D   Micro HiFi System, CD player and Cassette player/recorder, 5 + 5 W, incl. remote contro... 
ROK  85 Stereo Amplifier GSA-3030   Goldstar Slimeline Stereo Integrated Amplifier Model GSA-3030. 2x 40 Watt Sinus Bas... 
ROK  85 Stereo Cassette Deck GSK-1100   Goldstar Frontloading Staere Cassette Tape Deck Model GSK-1100 IC-Logic Control Syste... 
ROK  85 Stereo Cassette Deck GSK-3020   Goldstar Frontloading Stereo Cassette Player/Recorder Model GSK-3020. Metal Tape Capa... 


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