LS Cable & System, Completed Asia’s Largest Factory Exclusive for HVDC Submarine Cables

LS Cable & System recently announced that it has completed construction of the only factory in Korea and the largest in Asia for high-voltage direct current (HVDC) submarine cables in Donghae-city, Gangwondo.
Construction began in July 2021, and about KRW 190 billion was invested. It has a total floor area of 34,816m2 (about 10,532 pyeong), including a high-rise production tower (VCV tower: vertical continuous extrusion system) with a height of 172m.
A spokesperson for the company said, “The HVDC projects worth KRW trillions are being promoted mainly in Europe, largely due to the carbon neutral policy. We have been preparing to expand our business through preemptive investments such as plant expansion and the acquisition of kt Submarine.”

LS Cable & System built Korea’s first submarine cable plant in Donghae in 2008 and has invested about KRW 700 billion to strengthen its submarine business capabilities. In addition, with its recent acquisition of shares in kt submarine, expectations are growing not only for cable supply but also for the expansion of construction projects.

The CEO of LS Cable & System said, “The completion of this HVDC factory will be an accelerator for growth in the era of energy transition and the rising trend of the electric power industry. We will contribute to the development of the power industry as well as strengthening national competitiveness through the establishment of an efficient energy network.”
LS Cable & System, established in 1962, has been contributing to building power grids and communication networks first in Korea and then in countries all over the world by developing, producing and providing cables and related solutions used in daily life and throughout many industries.
Furthermore, the company set the stage for industrial and economic development by capitalizing on its innovative technology to supply various special industrial cables and industrial materials. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Smart Air Circulator

[INQ. NO. 2305E29] CUCKOO Electronics America, known for its popular and reliable rice cookers, has recently added a new air circulator to its home appliance line, which also includes several innovative air purifiers. CUCKOO’s new 360° air circulator fan ‘CF-AC1410WH’ may look like your ordinary, gentle fan, but inside that innocuous exterior is a powerfully smart and customizable air circulator with high efficiency and low noise.

NEW 360° air circulator fan perfect for summer cooling
This smart CF-AC1410WH operates in five wind modes (normal, sleep, eco, natural, and turbo). You can customize the air movement based on your preference, and also adjust the horizontal and vertical position of the fan. In eco mode, the blade speed adjusts automatically based on the surrounding temperature to reduce energy consumption.
The 14-inch seven-lobed wing cuts through the air finely, and creates a soft wind, resulting in less noise. The noise level of CF-AC1410WH is about 20dB per level, which is lower than a whisper.
You can also program the timer from 30 minutes to 12 hours, on the fan or using your remote control, just in time for high summer temperatures.
Weighing just 9.5 pounds including the adapter, it has dimensions of 15.4(W) × 14.8(D) × 39.4(H) inches.
Originally launched as Sungkwang Electronics in 1978, CUCKOO rebranded in 1998, reintroducing itself with a new line of innovative rice cookers. It quickly became South Korea’s #1 rice cooker, but it was not known only for its rice cookers. CUCKOO has led the Korean domestic market with its creative technology, unique designs, and high quality for over 40 years.
In recent years, CUCKOO has expanded to China, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, Vietnam, and most recently, to the United States, and Canada. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Baby Products

Smart Baby Bassinet
[INQ. NO. 2305E28] BebeLucy is a state-of-the-art smart baby bassinet utilizing Artifi cial Intelligence (AI) and digital healthcare technology. This revolutionary product has won the “Innovation Award” for two
consecutive years (2022 and 2023) in the AI digital healthcare category at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). In 2022, BebeLucy was selected as one of the Global Top 10 Startups by a British startup magazine and received signifi cant att ention from the government and consumers alike.

BebeLucy uses vision AI technology to monitor an infant’s vital signs (heart rate, respiratory rate, stress
index) through a camera and employs voice AI technology to detect and analyze a baby’s crying. The bassinet’s bouncing motion and white noise function help soothe and put the baby back to sleep. Parents also benefi t from smart childcare services, enhancing sleep care for the entire family.

The product is based on the Amazon AWS system and can be accessed globally through a smartphone application. BebeLucy is currently leading the trend in new household appliances, primarily in the United States and European countries.
Emma Healthcare Co., Ltd., founded in September 2017, is a technological innovator in the medical and healthcare fi elds, aiming to improve people’s quality of life using AI and Internet of Things (IoT) technology. The company currently manufactures Class 2 and 3 medical devices and digital healthcare products. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Rehabilitation Devices

Smart Exercise Devices & Programs
[INQ. NO. 2305E27] In an eff ort to enhance the quality of life for disabled individuals and other vulnerable persons, a team of researchers developed a range of smart exercise devices under the project “Intelligent Rehabilitation Sports Intermediary Research and Development.” The project is a collaborative eff ort among various ministries, including the Ministry of Science and ICT, the Ministry of Health and Welfare, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and the Korea Forest Service.

The researchers focused on designing a series of smart exercise devices, customized exercise programs, and services based on ICT to promote the health and well-being of disabled individuals in local communities. These devices are designed for practical use in everyday life, targeting diff erent parts of the body, such as the upper and lower limbs and the torso.
By utilizing bio-measurement technology, data collection, and tracking management, the project aims to enhance the basic physical fi tness of disabled individuals. In addition, the researchers developed tailored rehabilitation sports programs and services for various types of disabilities and established a community-based service delivery system.

The collaboration between the National Rehabilitation Center and its Rehabilitation Research Institute has led to the advancement of this innovative project, ensuring a comprehensive and evidence-based approach to rehabilitation research. The project adheres to three main research principles: consumer participation, interdisciplinary research, and industry-academia collaboration. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Health Equipment

Massage Chair
[INQ. NO. 2305E26] ZESPA’s innovative massage chair, a remarkable product designed to help users unwind and relax after a long day. The patented Sleep Coaching Massage Program utilizes a combination of three massage techniques – kneading, tapping, and acupressure – to evenly relieve muscle tension and stress that has built up throughout the day. This unique program ensures a complete relaxation experience, leaving users feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

Massage Gun
Another impressive offering from ZESPA is their handheld massage gun. Small enough to fit in one hand, it boasts a powerful 2900 RPM and EMS technology to stimulate muscle contraction and relaxation. Equipped with four versatile heads, this massage gun effortlessly targets those areas that feel particularly heavy and tense, releasing tension from the muscle fascia. Established in 1993, ZESPA is a comprehensive health equipment manufacturing and distribution company celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. It has achieved impressive sales figures and continues to grow, maintaining its position as a top brand in the health equipment market. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Healthcare Devices

Intestine Exercise Acupressure Care
[INQ. NO. 2305E24] In a world where the elderly population is rapidly growing and the demand for nursing and rehabilitation services is high, SHEAN Co., Ltd. has developed a groundbreaking solution for those suff ering from constipation due to limited mobility or various other causes. Introducing the “Abdominal Acupressure Massager,” a device that helps improve bowel movement and promote intestinal health.
The manual technique of abdominal massage for constipation relief can be diffi cult to learn and apply uniformly, as it requires finding the correct acupressure points and applying the right pressure.

Intestine Exercise Acupressure Care produced by SHEAN addresses these challenges by targeting specifi c acupressure points in the abdomen and applying consistent pressure.
This unique product combines traditional Chinese medicine acupressure therapy with natural intestinal movement, providing eff ective relief from constipation, enhancing intestinal immunity, and improving overall quality of life. The massager can adjust its pressure intensity according to the user’s abdominal condition and utilizes various acupressure rods, simulating the manual treatment provided by a traditional Chinese medicine practitioner.
Having obtained global certifi cations such as FCC, CE, and PSE, the Abdominal Acupressure Massager is now being exported worldwide as a global healthcare solution. In 2023, SHEAN is expanding its product line by introducing the “Whole Body Joint Hot Pack Massage.” | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Rehabilitation Exercise Equipment

[INQ. NO. 2305E23] Active & Passive Trainer (SP-1100 Series) enables both active or passive training by easily switching between active and passive modes.
The user can set exercise time, resistance level, rotating direction, rpm, etc. using the 7-inch touchscreen monitor.
When a spasm happens while exercising, it automatically stops and rotates in the reverse direction to release the spasm.
It is a medical device that has obtained a number of certifi cations including CE-MDD Class 2, UL, FDA, KGMP and is currently exported to 28 countries in North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

SungdoMC Co., Ltd. produces rehabilitation exercise equipment and is scheduled to release SP-1100S, a new product equipped with a 10.4-inch touch screen and a Biofeedback game function for rehabilitation exercise. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Digital Healthcare Solution


Healthcare and Emergency Monitoring Solution
[INQ. NO. 2305E21] McKare is a revolutionary product designed to monitor the health and safety of users with 24GHz micro-doppler radar processing technology. Capable of measuring heart rate, respiration rate, fall, occupancy and movement within a fi ve-meter range in real time, McKare helps in monitoring emergencies such as solitary death, abnormal heart rate, abnormal respiration rate and falls.

Unlike existing wearable devices such as a smart band or watch, McKare is a hassle-free solution that can be easily installed at home or in other facilities such as nursing homes and care hospitals. Users can benefi t from 24-hour monitoring without having to wear or att ach anything to their body, as the device connects to Wi-Fi and can be accessed remotely.
McKare is ideal for wellness purposes such as home health and emergency safety monitoring. It also serves as a non-face-to-face healthcare solution for patients, the elderly, single-person households, and people with severe disabilities who require continuous care.
Mckare provides a convenient service by providing users’ vitality information and real-time movement trends through a dedicated monitoring platform consisting of a web dashboard and mobile app.
Founded in 2016, JCFTechnology focuses on creating universal products for all ages by combining ICT technology with healthcare and emergency prevention, aiming to improve the quality of life for vulnerable groups.
Since 2021, JCFTechnology has been supplying more than 12,000 units worldwide. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Medical Equipment

Body Composition & Body Water Analyzer
[INQ. NO. 2305E18] In the field of medical equipment, InBody’s highperformance body composition analyzer, InBody970, and the body water analyzer, BWA2.0, are garnering significant attention. InBody970 is a cutting-edge device that utilizes the world’s first 3MHz frequency to provide accurate measurements of the human body. With just a single test, it can display detailed information such as segmental extra-cellular water ratio, visceral fat area, phase angle, and waist-hip ratio

BWA2.0, developed based on InBody’s expertise in medical applications, is used for fluid monitoring, cellular nutrition assessment, obesity and anti-aging evaluations in the field of basic medicine. It also allows for dry weight setting, severity assessment, and diuretic effect confirmation. In 2021, InBody970, BWA2.0, and two other InBody devices passed a new medical technology evaluation for analyzing body composition using segmental multi-frequency impedance in sarcopenia diagnosis. Previously, radiation-based methods were employed to accurately assess sarcopenia, but with InBody devices, this can now be done without radiation exposure concerns.
InBody Co., Ltd., established in 1996, is a globally trusted healthcare company that has become synonymous with body composition analysis. In addition to InBody and BWA body composition analyzers, the company supplies blood pressure monitors, kidney monitors, fall-risk prevention systems (FRA), wellness medical devices for the elderly, and InBody big data solutions (LB) | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods

Healthcare Device

Radar Sensor for Sleep Care
[INQ. NO. 2305E14] Wellune is a cutting-edge radar sensor designed for sleep care that detects sleep patterns and provides a daily score on sleep
quality and health indicators based on breathing data. Utilizing 60GHz technology from Bitsensing, Wellune eliminates the need for uncomfortable wearable devices, thereby ensuring a contact-free experience and preserving privacy without the use of cameras.

Its radar technology accurately detects biometric signals, identifying events such as falls or sleep apnea. It functions efficiently in dark or humid environments and delivers stable performance regardless of clothing or blankets. By installing the device around the user’s regular sleeping area, Wellune offers a more convenient alternative to traditional sleep studies, which typically require sleeping in a different location and attaching multiple wires

Wellune’s sleep measurement is based on highly accurate polysomnography data, allowing even sensitive sleepers to obtain reliable sleep data and receive appropriate sleep care.
BITSENSING, established in 2018 by automotive radar experts, is the first company in South Korea to apply automotive-grade radar technology to various industries. With solid expertise in industrial applications, BITSENSING aims to provide integrated solutions and establish new standards for a wide range of fields, including smart wellness, smart homes, and smart cities. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods