LG’s premium phones to get a Hi-Fi music service

LG is launching a new Hi-Fi music service later this month, but the company’s not touting it as an Apple Music or a Spotify rival. After all, it will only be accessible through certain devices, particularly its premium phones, which likely includes the LG G4 and its predecessors, the G3 and the G2. The service will be available in 70 countries, including the US, the UK, Australia, Brazil, Russia, China and Italy.

For the life of me, I cannot understand why companies like LG, who aren’t exactly raking in massive profits from their smartphone sales, are wasting precious time and money on pointless nonsense like this. Nobody is going to use this, nobody is going to care, and within less than a few years, it will be shutdown.

What’s the point?

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