New OLED gadget: Motorola Moto Razr 2022

Motorola's Moto Razr 2022 is a foldable clamshell smartphone that features a 6.7" 144Hz 1080x2400 foldable P-OLED (LGD) display and a secondary 2.7" 573x800 rigid OLED display (LGD as well). Other specifications include a Snapdragon SM8475 chipset, 8/12 GB of RAM, 128/256/512 GB of storage and a dual camera setup.

Motorola Moto Razr 2022 photo

The Razr 2022 will ship by the end of August 2022, starting at around $890.

eMagin reports its financial results for Q2 2022

OLED microdisplay maker eMagin reported its financial results for Q2 2022, with revenues of $7.2 million (up 14% from Q2 2021). The company's net loss was $1.4 million. At the end of the quarter, eMagin had $4.3 million in cash and equivalents. The company's backlog is $14.3 million.

eMagin XGA096 OLED-XL photo

eMagin says that it achieved increased sales of displays in both the defense sector (mainly the ENVG-B program) and also to the veterinary and surgical markets.

LG demonstrates a 97" OLED.EX panel with Cinematic Sound OLED

LG Display demonstrated a new 97" OLED.EX panel, that features the company's Cinematic Sound OLED (CSO, which was once Crystal Sound OLED) technology which turns the whole panel into a high-end speaker.

LG 97'' CSO OLED EX panel photo

LG launched its OLED.EX technology in December 2021. These WOLED panels combine new deuterium compounds and personalized algorithms to improve the image quality and increase brightness by up to 30%. EX is an acronym of Evolution and eXperience.

Samsung announces the Galaxy Z Fold4 and Z Flip4 foldable phones, and new wearables

Samsung announced two new foldable phones, and new wearable devices. First up is the Galaxy Z Fold4 which sports a 7.6" foldable 120Hz 1200 nits 1812x2176 Dynamic AMOLED and a 6.2" 120Hz 904x2316 AMOLED 2X cover display.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4 photo

The Galaxy Z Flip4, the company's clamshell device,features a 6.7-inch 120Hz 1200nits 1080x2640 foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X display and a small secondary 1.9" 260x512 Super AMOLED display. Both phones will ship on August 25, starting at $2,000 for the Fold4 and $1200 for the Flip4.

Is printed-OLED producer JOLED on the brink of bankruptcy?

JOLED (Japan OLED) was established in August 2014 by Japan Display, Sony and Panasonic with an aim to become an OLED medium display producer. Following years of R&D and initial production, the company initiated mass production of its OLEDIO panels in 2021 at its new 5.5-Gen production line in Nomi, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan.

JOLED's panels appeared on the market, but only for high-end applications such as LG's professional monitor range. According to a new report from Korea, the company did not manage to find a new investor and is now on the verge of bankruptcy.

OLED TVs take first place in Value Electronics' 2022 TV shootout

Esteemed US-based A/V retailer Value Electronics conducted its latest annual TV shootout, with very interesting results. It is not a big surprise, but OLED TV won the first places in both the 4K and 8K shootout.

Value Electronics 2022 TV shootout photo

In the 4K category, VE tested five TVs, out of which 3 were OLED TVs: The LG G2 OLED TV, Samsung S95B QD-OLED, Samsung QN95B (QD miniLED), Sony A95K QD-OLED and Sony's X95K mini-LED. The winner of this year's shootout was Sony's A95K QD-OLED.

New OLED gadget: OnePlus 10T

The OnePlus 10T smartphone offers a 6.7-inch 120Hz 1080x2412 Fluid AMOLED, a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset, 8/12/16 GB of RAM, 128/256 GB of storage and a triple camera setup.

OnePlus 10T photo

The 10T will ship by the end of August 2022, starting at around $715.

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