Showcases G-Sync Powered OLED TVs and Rewards Winner with OLED TV and One million Naira Cash Prize
LG Electronics (LG), Saturday, February 29, 2020, took the gaming experience of its customers, to a new height, as the company staged the grand finale, of its OLED TV Gaming Challenge, at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
LG is, the first consumer electronics brand to, independently, launch a gaming campaign-LG OLED Gaming challenge, making it, one of the largest e-sports competitions, in Nigeria, for game lovers.
It was initiated, in 2018, which marks the 1st season of the competition, for gamers.
The challenge has, since then, turned out, to be an annual contest, for gamers, to show their skills, experience the fantastic features of OLED and battle with one another, for a prize- OLED TV.
The company thrilled its teeming customers, with its newest OLED TVs, which offer blazing speed and stunning colour reproduction, through NVIDIA G-SYNC.
LG’s OLED TVs are the first and only, in the market today that are G-SYNC Compatible.
The grand finale event, saw the contestants- winners of the 6 seasons, compete for an OLED 65C9 TV and a cash prize of N1,000,000, (One Million Naira).
According to Mr. Vanjamin Kim, General Manager, Home Entertainment Division, LG Electronics West Africa, the initiative is, for lovers of video games, to demonstrate the beauty and the uniqueness, of the depth of black, in OLED TV, especially, when gaming on it.
“We intend to have more, of this kind of gaming challenge, to engage more, of our consumers, who love gaming. It’s an avenue, to reward our customers and promote LG OLED TVs, as the best TV for gaming. With exceptional picture quality, low input lag and an ultra-fast response time, LG OLED TVs have, already, earned a reputation, for delivering an optimized gaming performance”, he said.
Mr. Hari Elluru, Head of Corporate Marketing, LG Electronics West Africa, also, added that, “the addition of NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatibility, raises the bar, once more, guaranteeing, even, more immersive big-screen PC gaming, on the company’s industry-leading 4K OLED models, available in 55 to 77 inch screen sizes.
G-Sync and other VRR technologies help eliminate flicker, tearing, or, stuttering, on displays, when used, to play games that, are built, using VRR”.
The company’s latest OLED TV models, support a variety of popular HDR formats that, further elevate the gaming experience. Users can play compatible titles, in dynamic HDR10, or, Dolby Vision, (at up to 120 frames per second, for Full HD content) taking advantage of HDMI 2.1 specifications, such as, auto low latency mode, (ALLM), enhanced audio return channel, (eARC), and variable refresh rate, (VRR).
“With the G-SYNC firmware, there is no lagging, tearing, or, stuttering, while playing super-fast Games and watching fast moving contents”, he mentioned.
The grand winner, Junior Imaji, Pro-gamer said, “ It was quite tough and an interesting battlefield, but I am elated, to emerge as the winner. The N1000,000, (One Million Naira), cash is, the in-thing and the OLED TV is dope! I hope this platform that, LG has created for gamers, continue to grow stronger and birth, more opportunities, for professional gamers and amateurs.
The second and third place winners, also, got N300,000, (Three Hundred Thousand Naira) and N200,000, (Two Hundred Thousand Naira) prize money, respectively.
Raffles draws, during the event, saw three guests, at the event, go home with OLED TV 55C9 each, while 3 other guests won the selfie contest and went home with LG XBoom Home Theater Systems.
The OLED TV Gaming Challenge, has been held, in Abuja, the FCT and in different States – Lagos, Oyo State in Ibadan and Rivers State in Port-Harcourt. The season 7, ended in style, as winners exalted LG, for creating such an exciting platform, for gaming and TV lovers.
L-R: Head of Corporate Marketing , LG Electronics West Africa Operation, Mr Hari Elluru, Nigerian Songwriter and singer, Praiz Adejo, Pro-Gamer, Winner of the season 7 LG’s OLED TV gaming challenge, Junior Imaji, Nollywood Actor and producer, Mr. Bolanle Ninalowo, Managing Director, LG Electronics, Mr. Taieck Son and Nigerian Rapper/Singer/Actor, Vector Tha Viper, at the just concluded season 7 LG’s OLED TV Gaming Grand Finale, held at Eko Hotel Lagos, on Saturday, February 29, 2020.
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