|Why should it be OLED, for the Flexible Display?|
Recently, we are seeing smartphones, PCs, and TVs with curved displays being continuously introduced one after another. Driven by the expertise of LG Display and LG Electronics, ‘LG G Flex’, a 6-inch curved-screen smartphone curved horizontally, was introduced at CES 2014 and was brought to the attention of a large group of audiences.
So, what is the secret behind the flexible or curved design, free from an ordinary shape of a smartphone or TV?
|Opening the New World of OLED TV with WRGB Technology|
CES (Consumer Electronics Show) held in the beginning of each year offers a sneak peak of the newest consumer electronics products and technology that will make an official appearance later that year. The product that received most buzz at this year’s CES 2014 was definitely the ‘Flexible TV’ that can be curved or flattened, with a single control of a remote.
LG Display stood out by implementing the flexible OLED (77-inch ULTRA HD Curved OLED TV) and became the center of world’s attention with a distinguished technology.
|[Inside Talk] The Future of Home Display Made Possible by Transparent Display|
Among the next generation display technologies currently in the making, transparent technology is one of the most anticipated technologies for its vast application and versatility, in particular for its expected lifestyle-changing role in smart home solutions.
One particular example is the transparent display designed to replace a conventional refrigerator door. Just picture your refrigerator with a transparent door.
|What’s Behind the Flexible OLED Display|
The October 2013 release of LG G Flex, the world’s first smartphone featuring a flexible OLED screen, represented a paradigm shift in display industry.
Flexible OLED display refers to a panel capable of, not surprisingly, being freely bent. Traditional LCD and OLED displays, in contrast, cannot be bent as they employ a glass substrate.
Flexible OLED displays, however, is made of plastic, meaning that it can be smoothly bent and is not easily broken if subjected to external shock.
LG Display, the world’s leading innovator of display technologies, reported today unaudited earnings results based on consolidated K-IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) for the three-month period ending December 31, 2013. Revenues in the fourth quarter of 2013 decreased by 19% to KRW 7,079 billion from KRW 8,743 billion in the fourth quarter of 2012 and …
Recently, we are seeing smartphones, PCs, and TVs with curved displays being continuously introduced one after another. Driven by the expertise of LG Display and LG Electronics, ‘LG G Flex’, a 6-inch curved-screen smartphone curved horizontally, was introduced at CES 2014 and was brought to the attention of a large group of audiences. So, what …
‘CES 2014’, an annual electronics and technology trade show where the newest technologies and products from the world are showcased, was hosted in Las Vegas in the beginning of January. LG Display’s special exhibition hall was installed at the Bellagio, the hotel most known for being the main set of the movie ‘Ocean’s Eleven’, under …