Display makers often throw around terms like A-Si, IGZO, or LTPS. But what do these acronyms actually mean and what's the impact of backplane technology on user experience? What about future developments?
Galaxy Tab S leaks in all its 10.5-inch AMOLED glory
According to display expert Raymond Soneira, the Galaxy S5’s display is the best display DisplayMate ever tested. Not only is the Galaxy S5 a marked improvement over the Galaxy S4 in almost all aspects, but it’s also better than the Note 3, another device that gained Soneira’s praises.
Ultra-flexible OTFT can be bent to a 1mm radius, designed for foldable AMOLED displays
CPI recently showed off its new backplane fabrication process that will allow organic thin film transistors (OTFT) arrays that can be bent to a radius of 1mm. The OTFT arrays are designed with the intention of eventually integrating them into foldable, ultra-flexible AMOLED backplanes.
Appetite for AMOLED displays has been steadily growing since 2010, but the industry could be at risk from a saturated high-end smartphone market. We explore what the future holds for AMOLED display technology.
Samsung reportedly working on 10.5-inch AMOLED tablet, could be unveiled next month
Samsung just held its first Analyst Day event in eight years, offering us a glimpse of its plans for 2014 and beyond. Some of the most interesting tidbits coming out of the event concern the advancements in mobile technology that the Korean conglomerate expects to make starting with next year.