Article last updated on: Apr 02, 2022





  • December - CDT IPOs, lists on NASDAQ.
  • November - OLED displays with 50,000h operating lifespan from URT.
  • November - Seiko Epson will commercialize OLED TVs by 2007.
  • October - LG.Philips develops 20-inch OLED display.
  • September - Sony Starts Mass Production of Organic EL Displays, and released first a new clie PDA with a 3.8in 480 x 320 OLED screen.
  • July - OLED-Info is on-line, the web's first OLED community site.
  • June - Toppan to volume produce large-size OLED panels.
  • May - Seiko Epson unveils first 40" colour OLED display.
  • May - Universal Display Corporation Announces Record-Breaking Power Efficiencies for its Phosphorescent White OLED Technology.
  • May - Taiwan's AU Begins Mass Production of Organic EL Panels.
  • May - Universal Display Corporation Unveils Ground breaking Flexible OLED Prototype on Metallic Substrate.
  • April - Teco Optronics to invest NT$300 million to build new PM OLED plant.
  • April - RiT Display ships mobile phone OLED sub-displays to Samsung, says paper.
  • April - Seiko Epson Reveals 12.5-Inch Organic EL Panel for Large TVs.
  • April - RiT Display shipping OLED panels to Motorola.
  • March - GE Global Research Breaks Two World Records For OLEDs As A Lighting Device. Demo Lighting Panel is Biggest and Most Efficient Ever Created.
  • March - NEC drops its OLED business .
  • March - Chi Mei Optoelectronics Corp. (CMO) has announced a fully functional prototype of a 20-inch full-color OLED display - the largest Amorpheous Si TFT.
  • February - Philips 639 mobile phone applies PolyLED technology in unique 'Magic Mirror' display.
  • January - Opto Tech to invest NT$4.5 billion in four new OLED lines in 2004.

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