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The display of Samsung’s latest flagship, the Galaxy S3, hovers just over the 300+ PPI (pixel per inch) mark, which, according to Steve Jobs himself, is enough for people to not be able to distinguish the individual pixels. Apple later backtracked and started releasing “Retina displays” with only 264 PPI for the new iPad, and only 220 PPI for the new Macbook Pro, claiming that the difference in viewing distance compensates for the smaller pixel density.
But Samsung is planning to make displays that are a lot sharper than the iPhone’s Retina. Thanks to advancements in in the Fine Metal Mask production technique and use of [...]
When it comes to marketing, Apple has certainly capitalized on the Retina Display, featured on both the iPhone 4S and the iPad 3. But there are a bunch of displays out there that, at least in theory, are far more capable than that.
Last year, Toshiba showcased a splendid 6.1-inch screen with 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution and 498 ppi pixel density. But before the Japanese had the chance to release their creation, LG Display has unveiled a similarly “endowed” display.
With 1920 x 1080 resolution and 440 ppi pixel density, the new Full HD LCD panel from LG measures 5 inches in diagonal and will make an appearance on some of the company’s future smartphones. We [...]
The Adam tablet from Notion Ink is probably the only (sort of) well-known device on the market today that sports a Pixel Qi screen. Nevertheless, we’ve been having the feeling for a while that the California-based startup is preparing something big. That something big has just been revealed to be its next generation of displays, which the company claims are “better than iPad 3 displays”. That is a truly bold statement, considering the fact that Apple’s latest tablet sports a pretty phenomenal 9.7-inch LED-backlit display with IPS technology, an impressive 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution, and a pixel density of [...]