LG offers its Smart TV C2 in a very limited special edition. Together with Lucasfilm and Disney, the OLED television comes in a Star Wars design – complete with Darth Vader breathing sounds and a customized remote control. At MediaMarkt and Saturn you can get the TV with cashback at a very reasonable price.
LG OLED C2: Smart TV in Star Wars style
Update September 16, 2022: It is now out of print at MediaMarkt, but still available at Saturn! There you can get the LG OLED65C2SW in the Star Wars Edition limited to 501 pieces for 2,899 euros (view at Saturn). At the same time, LG is running a cashback campaign, thanks to which you will get 1,400 euros back. Effectively, the television only costs you 1,499 euros. You won’t even get the normal C2 television from LG that cheap, which is around 1,800 to 2,000 euros.
You can get all the information about the LG campaign on the manufacturer’s website (look at LG). You have to register the OLED TV there by October 31st. The purchase must be made by October 16th, after which the cashback will be transferred back to your account within 14 days.
After VW’s e-car, LG is now surprising Star Wars fans with a special version of its C2 smart TV. The limited variant of the television is limited to only 501 copies. Real Star Wars fans have to be quick to secure the special TV. Pre-orders are already possible at Saturn (see Saturn).
Unlike the standard variant, the Star Wars version of the LG OLED C2 offers a user interface with matching elements as well as exclusive content in the gallery. These can be found in the two areas “Star Wars Art: The Conceptual Designs” and “Journey of Darth Vader”. The movement cursor also appears as a lightsaber – awesome. In addition, the C2’s remote control features the Star Wars logo.
Another function seems a bit strange: when you turn on the television, it’s familiar Darth Vader breathing sound listen. Every Star Wars fan can decide for themselves whether this should still be desired after a longer period of use.
Just like the standard version of the TV, there is one 65-inch diagonal screen to disposal. The Smart TV in Star Wars style is not offered in smaller versions. It also stays at a 4K resolution, i.e. 3,840 x 2,160 pixels. Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos are still part of the game.
Also on board is LG’s well-known webOS operating system in version 22, which is also compatible with Amazon’s Alexa and the Google Assistant, among other things, and offers access to all common streaming services. The technical basis is the 5th generation Alpha9 processorwhich uses deep learning algorithms to optimize images and sound in real time.
You should pay attention to these features when buying a TV:
LG OLED C2: Gamers benefit in particular
Watching Star Wars films and series is a lot of fun on LG’s high-end panel – but that’s not all. Thanks to the 120Hz refresh rate video games can also be enjoyed extra smoothly. Gamers also benefit from the Nvidia G-Sync and AMD FreeSync support as well as VRR, HGiG and ALLM. LG also promises one Response time of less than 1 ms. The typical connections of the LG OLED C2 are also part of the limited version, which means, among other things, four HDMI 2.1 ports. WLAN, Ethernet and Bluetooth are of course also supported.
LG’s Star Wars television is now available for pre-order – for example at Saturn. There the OLED TV costs 3,270 euros and should delivered from July 15, 2022 become (look at Saturn).