Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

LG Display unveils 18-inch flexible and transparent OLED panels
Posted on 10-Jul-2014 20:53. | Tags Filed under: News.


LG Display unveils 18-inch flexible and transparent OLED panels
LG Display has developed a 18-inch flexible OLED panel that is rollable as well as a 18-inch transparent OLED panel. With these new panels, LG Display shows that it has already acquired fundamental technologies to lead the large-sized flexible and transparent display market.

The flexible OLED panel has a high-definition class resolution of 1200 X 810 with almost 1 million mega-pixels. The panel’s curvature radius is 30R. The panel can be rolled up to a radius of 3cm without affecting the function of the display. This proves that LG Display can bring rollable TVs of more than 50 inches to the market in the future.

LG Display used high molecular substance-based polyimide film as the backplane of the flexible panel instead of conventional plastic to achieve the maximum curvature radius. The polyimide film also helped reduce the thickness of the panel to significantly improve its flexibility.

As for the transparent OLED panel, it boasts 30 percent transmittance, which was achieved by adopting the company’s transparent pixel design technology. LG Display has successfully lowered the haze of the panel which is generated by using circuit devices and film components to a level of 2 percent. With this breakthrough development, the company has been able to improve greatly the technology level of the transparent display. Considering that the transmittance of existing transparent LCD panels is around 10 percent, this new panel offers significantly improved transmittance.

“LG Display pioneered the OLED TV market and is now leading the next-generation applied OLED technology. We are confident that by 2017, we will successfully develop an Ultra HD flexible and transparent OLED panel of more than 60 inches, which will have transmittance of more than 40 percent and a curvature radius of 100R, thereby leading the future display market.” said In-Byung Kang, Senior Vice President and Head of the R&D Center at LG Display.


comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

What time does windows 10 go live?
Created by gogokr431, last reply by nathan on 3-Aug-2015 22:33 (551 replies)
Pages... 35 36 37


Cheap SSD's at Amazon
Created by Lias, last reply by networkn on 4-Aug-2015 21:46 (32 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Just installed Windows 10 on release and have questions... Post here
Created by Behodar, last reply by mentalinc on 4-Aug-2015 11:54 (183 replies)
Pages... 11 12 13


Overseas Purchasing - GST Threshold about to be reduced
Created by SepticSceptic, last reply by nathan on 4-Aug-2015 21:35 (102 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Rural Okato Taranaki- What broadband to get ADSL is trash here
Created by ThatNoobJosh, last reply by quickymart on 4-Aug-2015 18:20 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Time to update yet?
Created by Dreal, last reply by Dreal on 1-Aug-2015 23:54 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Copper Landline Providers
Created by networkn, last reply by chevrolux on 4-Aug-2015 18:14 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


How likely is it to have a faulty house electrical meter?
Created by kiwikiwi, last reply by Gordy7 on 4-Aug-2015 12:13 (60 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4