Taiwan-based AU Optronics just announced the industry’s first Quad HD (WQHD) AMOLED panels for smartphones.
AU Optronics has announced that it will debut its new 5-inch full HD OLED 443ppi display technology at the China Optoelectronics Display Expo 2013.
We’ve already seen a bevy of leaks concerning the HTC M7, but there’s one issue that is a bit controversial – the display technology.
With the already high stakes in the patent wars increasing by the day, the debates over what is true innovation are getting more confusing than ever, especially for regular users. Still, it’s not as difficult as one would think to invent, reinvent and push technology limits.
Taiwanese display supplier AU Optronics is going to start offering some serious competition to the absolute leader in AMOLED displays, Samsung, which owes about 98% of the AMOLED market. Having only one player with such a massive market share is not usually a good thing for the evolution of a product. Samsung’s utter dominance of the AMOLED market might explain why we didn’t see a Super AMOLED Plus display in the Galaxy S3. Moreover, some LCDs like LG’s AH-IPS and the HTC One X’s display (which seems to be AH-IPS but with some tweaks) are starting to pose serious threats to…