New OLED gadget: Oppo Reno9 Pro+

Oppo's Reno9 Pro+ smartphone offers a 6.7-inch 120Hz 1080x2412 AMOLED display, a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset, 16 GB of RAM, 256/512 GB of storage, a triple camera setup and Dual SIM.

Oppo Reno9 Pro+ photo

The Reno9 Pro+ will ship in early December 2022 starting at around $550.

 
Read the full story Posted: Nov 26,2022

Reports suggest that Meta is in talks with Samsung and LG regarding the supply of OLED and microLED microdisplays

Reports from Korea suggest that Meta (Facebook) is in talks with both Samsung Display and LG Display, regarding the supply of OLED microdisplays and microLED microdisplays for its future AR and VR glasses.

According to the reports, dozens of executives from Meta have met with executives from LG Display and Samsung Display, and the discussions are still ongoing. According to other reports, Meta plans to use OLED displays in its upcoming VR glasses, and MicroLEDs in AR glasses that will hit the market at around 2026.

Read the full story Posted: Nov 26,2022

New OLED gadget: Honor 80 Pro

Honor's 80 Pro smartphone offers a 6.78-inch 120Hz 1224x2700 AMOLED display, a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset, 8/12 GB of RAM, 256/512 GB of storage, and a triple camera setup.

Honor 80 Pro photo

The Honor 80 Pro will launch in early December 2022, starting at around $500.

Read the full story Posted: Nov 26,2022

LGD: all of our new OLED panels use deuterium-based OLED.EX technology

In December 2021, LG Display unveiled its OLED.EX (Evolution and eXperience) technology, that are based on deuterium-enhanced compounds to increase brightness by up to 30%. The company now announced that it has completed upgrading all of its WOLED TV production lines (in Korea and China) to EX technology, and all new panels will use the new materials.

LG Display says to develop the OLED.EX technology, it has converted the hydrogen elements present in organic light emitting elements into stable deuterium. LGD extracts the deuterium compounds from water, and after stabilization, the compounds allow the OLED devices to be brighter - and also last longer.

Read the full story Posted: Nov 26,2022

Researchers suggest using a wearable blue OLED device to treat neonatal jaundice

Researchers from Korea's KAIST institute developed a fabric-based wearable patch that uses a blue OLED device to treat jaundice in newborns.

Blue OLED treatment for neonatal jaundice (KAIST)

The researchers say that phototherapy is the most widely used treatment for neonatal jaundice, as it is a safe and effective to transform the bilirubin that is accumulated in the body and release it. When the bilirubin concentration is too high, the doctors treat newborns with blue light in an incubator. The new device can be used to treat high levels of bilirubin, without the need for an incubator.

Read the full story Posted: Nov 23,2022

New OLED gadget: vivo X90 / X90 Pro / X90 Pro+

Vivo's X90 smartphone family includes three phones, all with OLED displays. The X90 features a 6.78-inch 120Hz 1260x2800 (453 PPI) AMOLED, a MediaTek Dimensity 9200 chipset, 8/12 GB of RAM and 128/256/512 GB of storage.

vivo X90 / X90 Pro / X90 Pro+ photo

The X90 Pro offers a similar display (but with higher brightness at 1300 nits), and stronger specifications.

Read the full story Posted: Nov 23,2022

New OLED gadget: LG UltraGear 27GR95QE-B

LG's UltraGear 27GR95QE-B is a gaming monitor with a 27" 2560x1440 240Hz 0.3ms (GtG) response time OLED display. The monitor is certified for both AMD FreeSync and Nvidia G-Sync.

LG UltraGear 27GR95QE-B photo

The 27" UltraGear OLED monitor will ship in 2023, with a price tag of $999.

 
Read the full story Posted: Nov 21,2022