Television, the worlds favourite pass-time is on the cusp of another technological revolution, a revolution behind the scenes. The technology that lights up our living rooms is going organic. OLED to be precise. Organic Light Emitting Diodes are the latest technology to invade our TV’s.
LCD was victorious over Plasma in the first round of the Flat Screen wars, now it has a new challenger. With no time to enjoy the victory LCD has been giving a preview of the future, and its nervous.
As sponsors of the recent Monaco Grand Prix LG chose to use the occasion as a spectacular backdrop. demonstrating their new TV to a select group of journalists. For the first time allowing people to get up close and personal with this new high-tech OLED TV wonder.
Continue reading The OLED Revolution Begins. OLED Versus LCD Round One…
Just as it seems the war of TV technologies has been won by the ubiquitous LCD panel a new technology joins the fray, OLED. It turns out that victories are very short lived in the world of technology, LCD won’t have long to enjoy the top spot. Samsung has seen this new combatant approaching from afar, plans have been made, and deals are being done,
Samsung has seen the LCD rise from being a quirky little display to being the dominant force in display technology. Now with the market having become crowded with cheap manufacturers and razor thin margins Samsung is having to adapt.
Samsung is looking to the future, and its covered in flexible OLED’s. Recently a Samsung executive confirmed they will begin producing flexible displays for mobile phones this year. Allowing for curved displays expect some most unusual designs towards the end of the year. The recent CES convention in Las Vegas saw Samsung demonstrating a number of curved displays, a particularly eye catching sight, along with their next generation Super OLED 55 inch TV.
Continue reading Samsung’s Bendy Display, Super OLED TV and the Year of The OLED…