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Recent OLED News

New OLED gadget: Asus Zenfone 8 / Zenfone 8 flip

The Asus Zenfone 8 features a 5.9-inch 1080x2400 120Hz HDR10+ Super AMOLED display, an Octa-core Snapdragon 888 chipset, 6/8/16 GB of RAM, 128/256 GB of storage and a dual camera setup.

Asus Zenfone 8 Flip photo

The Zenfone 8 Flip offers a larger 6.67-inch 1080x2400 90Hz HDR10+ Super AMOLED diplay, a triple camera setup, fewer memory options but a microSDXC slot and a motorized triple flip-up camera module.

Samsung's latest laptop OLED displays receive SGS certification for gaming performance

Samsung Display announced that certification company SGS has certified its laptop OLED for gaming performance. According to SGS, the new Samsung Display OLED displays showed blur length below 1.4mm and moving picture response time below 15.4ms.

Samsung Galaxy Book Pro360 photo

Samsung says that an LCD laptop with identical specifications showed a maximum 2.1mm blur length and 26.4ms moving picture response time. Samsung OLED's HDR contrast ratio resulted in over 1,000,000:1 according to SGS.

Omdia sees the popularity of large-size OLED TVs to increase

Omdia estimates that over 22,000 units of large-area (at least 80-inch) OLED TVs will ship in 2021, up from 900 units in 2020. OLED TVs ranging from 70- to 79-inch will also hit a record sales volume of 325,700 units, up 70% from 2020 (which saw a 245% increase in 70- to 79-inch OLED sales).

LG Electronics 2021 OLED TV lineup

According to Omdia, in 2020 sales of 60- to 69-inch OLED TVs exceeded that of 50- to 59-inch ones for the first time, and in 2021 Omdia expects this trend to continue and even expand.

eMagin reports its financial results for Q1 2021

OLED microdisplay maker eMagin reported its financial results for Q1 2021. Revenues were $6.8 million up from $6.7 in Q1 2020. Operating loss was $2 million, up from $1.3 million in Q1 2020. Net loss was $7.4 million (including a $7.2 million warrant value loss).

eMagin SXGA OLED-XL microdisplay photo

At the end of March 31 2021, the company had $10.7 million in cash and equivalents. eMagin reports it is continuing to place down payments for equipment as part of the $39.1 million US government funds that were awarded last year to enhance its manufacturing capabilities in the US.

New OLED gadget: Konka APHAEA V5

Konka's APHAEA V5 OLED TV uses LG Display's 55" / 65" 4K WOLED panels. The TVs feature the company's latest Yiyou AI-powered Smart TV platform, HDR, black-label JBL Pro speakers and a new composite-material based structure.

Konka APHAEA V5 photo

The V5 OLED TVs will ship soon in China. The 55-inch model is priced at 9,999 Yuan (around $1,500 USD) and the 65-inch model is priced at 15,999 Yuan (around $2,500). During the pre-order period the company offers a 4,000 Yuan discount.

New OLED gadget: Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model 2021

Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model is a gaming laptop that features three 15.4" display options: LCD (FHD, 360Hz), QHD (240Hz) and 4K AMOLED. Other features include an 11th-Gen Intel Core H-Serires chipset (i7 or i9) and NVIDIA's GeForce RTX 30-Series GPU.

Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model 2021 photo

The Blade 15 AM 2021 edition starts at $2,300 - and will ship by June 2021.

DSCC lowers its OLED equipment spending forecast as display makers focus on LCDs

DSCC has lowered its OLED equipment spending estimate and forecast. DSCC is saying this is due to low OLED utilization rates in China's lower-tiered producers, delays in OLED TV production plans in China as companies are focusing on LCDs due to increase demand - and also new technologies such as mini-LEDs.

AMOLED equipment spending (2016-2025, DSCC)

DSCC sees OLED equipment spending falling in 2021, 2022 and 2023, and surging back in 2025. Total 2020-2025 OLED equipment spending on an install basis is expected to to be $49 billion.

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