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LG ‘rollable’ screens in 2019?

LG ‘rollable’ screens in 2019?

LG Displays have been making flexible ‘rollable’ OLED displays – as prototypes – for a couple of years. Indeed, Japan’s public broadcaster NHK used four 42” roll-up displays, stitched together,…

“No profit” for LG’s display division

LG makes the best panels for OLED manufacturers, and there is no doubt that their ‘best of breed’ quality is appealing for their own branded displays as well as those…

OLED displays can suffer screen logo ‘burn in’

OLED displays can suffer screen logo ‘burn in’

OLED-based TV displays are generally acknowledged to enjoy a ‘best of breed’ reputation amongst viewers and the industry. However, a recent suite of tests show an alarming set of results…

IHS: 2m 8K TV shipments by 2020

IHS: 2m 8K TV shipments by 2020

After declining unit-shipment volumes in 2017, global TV shipments are forecast to grow 3.6 per cent year over year in 2018, with additional 1.4 per cent growth in 2019, according…

IHS: Young males most likely to seek UHD content

According to Fateha Begum, associate director, connected devices, IHS Markit, adults under the age of 35, and particularly males, are most interested in UHD content when choosing a video service.…

Analyst: 4K poised to take over the living room

Analyst: 4K poised to take over the living room

Nearly 50 per cent of all TVs shipped worldwide will, by year-end, be 4K, according to a market tracking report from Futuresource Consulting. The report, which includes TVs, broadcast coverage,…

Amazon unveils Fire TV Stick 4K

Amazon unveils Fire TV Stick 4K

Amazon has unveiled the Fire TV Stick 4K, claiming it to be “the most powerful streaming stick available”. The device, paired with an all-new Alexa Voice Remote, will ship in…

UPC Switzerland rolls out new UPC TV service

UPC is adding the new UPC TV to its Happy Home portfolio. “We want to delight our customers. And so we took a step back from static television. UPC TV…

Spain: Movistar Plus adds 4K offer

Spain: Movistar Plus adds 4K offer

Telefónica’s Movistar Plus has launched its 4K offer with a new UHD-equipped STB. The pay-TV platform will initially air football matches in 4K on two channels called beIN LaLiga 4K…

Report: Can LG start making profitable OLED TVs?

South Korea’s electronics giant LG is facing a dilemma over its organic light emitting diode (OLED) TV business, according to news magazine Business Korea. The report recognises that LG has…