``We cannot compete with such industry leaders as Nokia and Samsung Electronics with low-priced phones. We have to set our sights on the market with phones worth $300,'' an LG spokesperson was quoted by Korea Times as having said.
Indeed, LG has made a name for themselves in the handset market by making style-conscious phones that combine fashion with high technology. In the United States, the recently released Voyager and Venus for Verizon Wireless join the Chocolate, enV (VZW) and Muziq (Sprint) as LG's mid- to high-end offerings for major carriers. With another pair of luxury phones - Vu and Shine - rumored to be showing up on AT&T shelves within the next month or so, LG certainly has been staking its claim to the high-end market stateside.
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