Movie theaters may soon begin using screens from Samsung. The company has introduced its Cinema Screen, a 4096 x 2160 (4K) LED display. It's a 34-foot screen that's intended for movie theaters and it's capable of delivering HDR content. The screens are brighter than projectors.
Although many reports have said the iPhone 8 is going to use a curved display, IHS Markit analyst Wayne Lam doesn't believe that's true. Rather, a flat OLED display will be offered on the 5.8-inch model. Flat OLED displays cost less and it'll be easier to increase production.
OLED will likely be used on the iPhone 8 this year, but Apple's other iPhone models are said to be sticking with LCD. By 2019, however, that could change. A supply chain report claims the company is planning a full transition to OLED that'll occur within two years.
Following the report that Apple has started to accept orders for the LG UltraFine 5K displays and will start shipping them in 1-2 weeks, another report mentions that the Cupertino company has already shipped some orders and that they should arrive early next week.
After suspending the sale due to insufficient RF shielding, which was affecting the monitor's functionality when placed too close to routers, LG is finally fixed the problem and is almost ready to start shipping the displays again. According to Apple's Online Store, LG UltraFine
Phones with 6K and 8K displays will certainly be on the market, says Qualcomm, and even those will end up being surpassed by ever-improving display technology. As it stands, most phones are capped at 1080p and occasionally 2K. Companies will soon go beyond 2K.
Some OLED displays for next year's iPhone might be sourced from BOE Technology Group, a Chinese company. Bloomberg reports Apple is figuring out how to ensure it has enough OLED displays available for a large-scale shift away from LCD. Apple has been testing its displays.
After LG confirmed that its latest UltraFine displays don't play nice when routrs are near them, Apple has decided to delayed the LG UltraFine 5K Display while it awaits LG to fix the issue and start shipping new units that are not susceptible to interference from Wi-Fi routers.
LG is working to address a signal interference problem with its 5K monitor. Users have reported the monitor becomes unusable when it's within a couple meters of a WiFi router. LG has recognized the existence of the problem and is working to address it.
Japan Display, also known as JDI, is one of Apple's main supplier, confirmed that they have been working on a flexible display that can be bent like OLED displays from Samsung and LG. The level of flexibility is still not that big, but the 5.5-inch LCD called Full Active Flex can
Every product on Apple's online store has star rating, except one - LG UltraFine 5K display. According to a user on Reddit, Apple has removed the rating altogether after a "storm of negative reviews," most of which are related to the wake from sleep issue.
Foxconn is considering a $7 billion investment that would see the company build a display factory in the US. Nikkei and The Wall Street Journal say Foxconn chairman Terry Gou discussed the company's plans during an event this weekend. Up to 50,000 jobs could be created.
Japan Display Inc (JDI) has now announced that it has started mass producing a 5-inch class low-temperature poly-silicon (LTPS) LCD display. The new LCD display comes with wide quad-HD resolution format (WQHD, 1,440 x 2,560 pixels resolution), with a pixel density over 500ppi.
Foxconn may build an LCD display factory in the United States, reports Nikkei Asian Review. The factory would be operated by Sharp, which is now a subsidiary of Foxconn. Nikkei says an executive from the company confirmed a plan for the facility is "on the table."
Philips has introduced a curved 4K monitor that it claims is the largest on the market. The BDM4037UW is 40-inches and offers a 3840x2160 resolution. Its viewing angle is standard for curved monitors at 178 degrees. Multiview support is included with the unit.
IGZO displays could soon replace the MacBook Pro's current amorphous silicon (a-SI) tech. IHS believes the switch will occur later this year, with Samsung and Sharp beginning to supply new IGZO panels by the middle of 2017. IGZO displays will use less power.
If you are a gamer, then you are aware of how important display refresh rate is. Acer might have a perfect solution for gamers that not only wants ultimate performance, but also large screen with overall nice design. Not only that, but Acer also found way to implement a few extra
The CH711 is a new quantum dot monitor from Samsung that's designed "with gamers in mind" and features a 1,800R curvature. It's available in 27 and 31.5-inches, with both models offering a resolution of 2,560 x 1440. A major focus is on appearance with the monitor.
Only a day after LG officially confirmed delay of its UltraFine 5K display, which is specially designed for Apple MacBook Pro, Apple has now started accepting orders for the display. Due to being late, Apple has also postponed its promotion until March 31, making it about $300
LG's latest 5K UltraFine displays that Apple recommends for use with the new MacBook Pro was expected to start shipping in early December, but LG has confirmed that the displays have been delayed. The company didn't say anything about the delay, so we don't know the exact