LG’s Gesture And Speech Technology Receives UL Certification

LG LogoLG has recently announced that their Smart TV advanced recognition technology, which can understand the speech and gestures of the viewer, has met the approval of product testing and inspection body Underwriters Laboratories (UL). This makes LG the first company to receive validation for its Smart TV technologies.

LG’s Vice President,  Lee Do-joon had the following to say, which can be found on the LG website: “Being the first to receive UL certificate of validation for Smart TV features is confirmation of our innovation’s uniqueness and innovation.”

UL assessed how well the speech recognition system was able to comprehend spoken commands, and the speed within which the command was processed, and gauged the accuracy of the movement tracking required for gesture recognition.

LG’s recognition technology will start appearing in their Smart TVs during 2014.