ESL, the world´s largest esports company, and LG Electronics (LG) have announced a partnership that designates LG as an Official Partner for Season 3 of ESL Mobile Open presented by AT&T. This marks the first-ever phone provider and second sponsor for the ESL Mobile Open in North America.
As part of this partnership, finalists for Season 3 will use LG smartphones while competing in the finals at DreamHack Atlanta on November 15. As part of the live broadcast of the Season 3 finals, LG´s newest smartphone, LG G8X ThinQ™ Dual Screen, will also be featured in a segment called “Hardware Highlight” that will showcase how the smartphone is the perfect mobile gaming companion, with two side-by-side 6.4″ OLED displays and a 360O Freestop Hinge for gaming at any angle. Additionally, the smartphone will be on display at a booth at DreamHack Atlanta, where fans can join free-play gaming competitions to test its capabilities first-hand.
LG G8X ThinQ™ Dual Screen offers a new level of power and flexibility, which complements the dynamic and on-the-go nature of mobile gaming. With LG Game Pad´s immersive and customizable experience, players have more view of the game, ultimately giving them an edge in the competitive moment. Moreover, LG G8X ThinQ™ Dual Screen boasts two balanced 1.2W stereo speakers for high-quality in-game audio and a large 4,000mAh battery so you can game longer.
Now in its third season, the ESL Mobile Open has expanded to include all of North America and had over 324,400 participants during Season 2. Season 3 gameplay is already underway in the most popular mobile titles Asphalt 9: Legends, PUBG MOBILE, and Clash of Clans.
ESL is the world´s largest esports company. Founded in 2000, ESL has been shaping the industry across the most popular video games with numerous online and offline esports competitions. The company operates high profile, branded international leagues and tournaments under the ESL Pro Tour including ESL One, Intel® Extreme Masters, ESL Pro League, and other premier stadium-size events, to more clearly define the path from zero to hero.
ESL also produces the ESL National Championships, grassroots amateur cups, and matchmaking systems, creating a world where everybody can be somebody. With offices all over the world, ESL is esports innovation on a global scale through the combination of global ESL competitions, amateur leagues, publisher activations, and more. ESL is a part of MTG, the international digital entertainment group. about.eslgaming.com
LG Electronics USA, Inc., based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a USD 54 billion global force and technology provider of home appliances, consumer electronics and mobile communications. LG Electronics sells a range of stylish and innovative home appliances, home entertainment products, mobile phones, commercial displays, air conditioning systems and solar energy solutions in the United States, all under LG´s “Life´s Good” marketing theme. LG is a 2019 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence. For more news and information on LG Electronics, visit www.LG.com.