Samsung preparing an improved version of the Note 2 with flexible display?

by 1 year ago

Shortly before the Galaxy Note 2 was released, rumors were rampant that the device might feature a flexible AMOLED display. With Samsung continuing to state that it intends to begin mass producing these displays, is it possible that we will see a flexible display on an improved version of the Note 2? In 2011, Samsung wowed CES audiences with demonstrations of a flexible AMOLED display. The impressive technology lead some to believe that it wouldn’t be long until we began to see it put to use in Samsung’s mobile devices. So far, that has yet to happen, but recent clues…

Report: First Samsung flexible displays to enter production this quarter without actually being flexible

Samsung flexible display
by 2 years ago

Although they always kind of seemed like a very distant technology to actually become reality, flexible displays are, by all means and purposes, inching ever closer to their release. The rumors and reports about Samsung’s Youm foldable screens have piled up over the last few months, and another pretty trustworthy source now tells us that these panels could enter production as soon as this quarter. Yep, you heard it right, this quarter, as in by the end of September, which is pretty crazy, considering that most of us thought that the technology had at least one more year before being…

Samsung getting “huge orders” for flexible OLED displays, products on track for 2012 release

by 2 years ago

Just about a year ago, flexible displays seemed like a dream, but things progress quicker than we’ve ever imagined. Samsung has been making waves in the media for a couple of months now, with its “bendy” panels, and, according to some fresh official claims, there’s already “huge” request for flexible OLED screens. Kwon Oh-Hyun, Vice Chairman at Samsung Electronics, told the guys at that its company is “getting huge orders from electronic makers for the futuristic lineup of flexible organic light emitting diode (OLED) displays”. Kwon added that “we will be mass producing flexible OLED displays from the latter…

Samsung names its flexible display technology as the Youm, products coming out in 2012

Samsung Flexible OLED
by 2 years ago

There’s a new term that you may want to add to your geek speak vocab, for Samsung has finally decided on a name for its next-gen flexible displays. The flexible display technology, which the Korean tech giant has been showing off in prototype forms since last year, will be formally known as Youm. What makes these flexible displays so unique? Unlike your run-of-the-mill LCD screen, Youm displays will be not only thinner and lighter, but also virtually unbreakable. It goes without saying that these are three traits we wouldn’t mind seeing in future phones and other mobile devices. The four…