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Samsung Display Commercializes New, Variable Refresh Rate Technology for Increasing Smartphone Power Savings

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 9:19am

High-definition video streaming and gaming are expanding their capabilities in line with 5G commercialization, creating a widespread need for display panel technologies that can enable greater power savings, said Ho-Jung Lee, Vice President of the mobile display product planning team for Samsung Display.

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  • High-definition video streaming and gaming are expanding their capabilities in line with 5G commercialization, creating a widespread need for display panel technologies that can enable greater power savings, said Ho-Jung Lee, Vice President of the mobile display product planning team for Samsung Display.
  • Our Adaptive Frequency display technology is expected to considerably enhance the user experience by calibrating refresh rates in line with the requirements of a specific application and therein more precisely allocating available power.
  • The companys power-saving technology allows the display panel to utilize variable refresh rates that consume the least possible amount of power for each type of application.
  • Samsung Display Co., Ltd. is a global leader in display panel market, with OLED and LCD technologies and products.

Samsung Display Commercializes New, Variable Refresh Rate Technology for Increasing Smartphone Power Savings

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 12:00am
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200811005761/en/
    Engineers from Samsung Display are using testing devices to inspect frequency changes in display panels that feature adaptive frequency technology.
  • High-definition video streaming and gaming are expanding their capabilities in line with 5G commercialization, creating a widespread need for display panel technologies that can enable greater power savings, said Ho-Jung Lee, Vice President of the mobile display product planning team for Samsung Display.
  • The companys power-saving technology allows the display panel to utilize variable refresh rates that consume the least possible amount of power for each type of application.
  • Samsung Display Co., Ltd. is a global leader in display panel market, with OLED and LCD technologies and products.

Silicon Mitus Starts Mass-Producing Automotive OLED PMIC

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 3:00pm

Silicon Mitus, Inc. (Silicon Mitus), an advanced specialist in Power Management Integrated Circuit (PMIC), announced that it has completed the development of automotive OLED PMIC and starts supplying the new products in the global automotive market.

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  • Silicon Mitus, Inc. (Silicon Mitus), an advanced specialist in Power Management Integrated Circuit (PMIC), announced that it has completed the development of automotive OLED PMIC and starts supplying the new products in the global automotive market.
  • Silicon Mitus develops and supplies OLED PMIC with a Korean OLED display manufacturer, which are applied to OLED displays, smartphones, tablets, and laptop computers.
  • The automotive OLED PMIC, which Silicon Mitus has started mass-production, is certified with AEC Q100, a standard for automotive semiconductor reliability assessment.
  • Silicon Mitus supplies the OLED PMIC for Virtual Mirror that consists of a camera and an OLED screen to German automakers through global module manufacturers.

OLED Display Startup Mattrix Technologies Opens $3M Financing Round With Second Investment From JSR Corporation

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 11:00am

Mattrix Technologies, Inc. (Mattrix), a US-based startup developing groundbreaking AMOLED backplane solutions for the flat-panel display industry, announced that JSR Corporation (JSR) has closed a second investment into the company.

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  • Mattrix Technologies, Inc. (Mattrix), a US-based startup developing groundbreaking AMOLED backplane solutions for the flat-panel display industry, announced that JSR Corporation (JSR) has closed a second investment into the company.
  • Their novel pixel architecture can boost the power efficiency of OLED displays more than 10%, while doubling product lifetime.
  • Since the 1980s, JSR has been developing and supplying materials that contribute to breakthroughs in display technology.
  • Current investors in Mattrix also include Samsung Venture Investment Corporation (Samsung Ventures), the global investment arm of the Samsung Group, and UF Innovate | Ventures , the newly established investment fund of the University of Florida.

BOE exhibits leading-edge display technologies at Display Week 2020

Saturday, August 8, 2020 - 5:16pm

BOE showed a slew of its innovative display technologies and applications such as printing OLED, flexible display, Mini LED, BD Cell, and reflective LCD display in mind-blowing videos, exposing global visitors to the charm of leading-edge technologies.

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  • BOE showed a slew of its innovative display technologies and applications such as printing OLED, flexible display, Mini LED, BD Cell, and reflective LCD display in mind-blowing videos, exposing global visitors to the charm of leading-edge technologies.
  • BOE's BD Cell display, recognized as Display of the Year 2020 by the Society for Information Display (SID), also appeared at the virtual event, as a brand-new breakthrough in display technology.
  • BOE showcased a series of such products such as 110-inch 8K BD Cell display, 75-inch 8K BD Cell display, 98-inch 4K BD Cell display, and 3.5-inch BD Cell display for VR headsets.
  • BOE also presented the world's first 55-inch 8K printing OLED display at Display Week 2020.

Universal Display Corporation Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.15 per Share

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 9:03pm

Universal Display Corporation (Nasdaq: OLED), enabling energy-efficient displays and lighting with its UniversalPHOLED technology and materials, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a third quarter cash dividend of $0.15 per share on the Company's common stock.

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  • Universal Display Corporation (Nasdaq: OLED), enabling energy-efficient displays and lighting with its UniversalPHOLED technology and materials, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a third quarter cash dividend of $0.15 per share on the Company's common stock.
  • Universal Display Corporation (Nasdaq: OLED) is a leader in the research, development and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in display and solid-state lighting applications.
  • Universal Display Corporation and the Universal Display Corporation logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Universal Display Corporation.
  • Universal Display Corporation disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statement contained in this document.

LG USA Launches Amazon Alexa Voice Control Built-In On Select 2020 LG OLED And NanoCell TVs

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 1:00pm

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --LG Electronics USA announced the launch of Alexa hands-free voice control built-in on select 2020 LG OLED and LG NanoCell ThinQ Smart TVs.

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  • ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --LG Electronics USA announced the launch of Alexa hands-free voice control built-in on select 2020 LG OLED and LG NanoCell ThinQ Smart TVs.
  • In addition to hands-free voice control, new Alexa features launching for LG TVs in this update include smart home camera support, timers, alarms, reminders, announcements and notifications.
  • Alexa hands-free voice control is available via a firmware upgrade on eight 2020 LG TVs including the LG OLED SIGNATURE ZX Series 8K TVs, LG OLED WX Series "Wallpaper" 4K TVs, LG OLED GX Series "Gallery" 4K TVs, and the LG NanoCell 99 8K TV series models.
  • To get started using Alexa, customers can register Alexa by long pressing the Prime Video button or visit the Alexa app from the LG TV home screen menu bar.

Kopin OLED Microdisplay Exhibits Breakthrough 7000 Nits Brightness with Good Color Fidelity

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 12:40pm

This display combines a duo-stack OLED structure to achieve super high brightness and Kopins ColorMaxTM technology for high color fidelity.

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  • This display combines a duo-stack OLED structure to achieve super high brightness and Kopins ColorMaxTM technology for high color fidelity.
  • A major challenge in the duo-stack OLED structure, especially for small pixels, had been serious color mixing among subpixels, resulting in unacceptable color performance.
  • Kopins color display is made with a duo-stack white OLED structure and color filters.
  • We are extremely excited that our OLED micro display has achieved the very high brightness with good color fidelity by using the duo-stack OLED structure and ColorMax technology.

Dr. Julie Brown, CTO of UDC, Awarded Prestigious 2020 Karl Ferdinand Braun Prize from the Society of Information Display

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 9:05pm

Universal Display Corporation (Nasdaq: OLED), enabling energy-efficient displays and lighting with its UniversalPHOLED technology and materials, today announced that Dr. Julie Brown, Senior Vice President and Chief Technical Officer, was awarded the 2020 Karl Ferdinand Braun Prize by the Society of Information Display (SID).

Key Points: 
  • Universal Display Corporation (Nasdaq: OLED), enabling energy-efficient displays and lighting with its UniversalPHOLED technology and materials, today announced that Dr. Julie Brown, Senior Vice President and Chief Technical Officer, was awarded the 2020 Karl Ferdinand Braun Prize by the Society of Information Display (SID).
  • The Karl Ferdinand Braun Prize was awarded to Dr. Brown for her outstanding technical achievements and contributions to the development and commercialization of phosphorescent OLED materials and display technology.
  • The Society for Information Display created this prize in 1987 in honor of the German physicist and Nobel Laureate Karl Ferdinand Braun who invented the cathode-ray tube (CRT).
  • Universal Display Corporation and the Universal Display Corporation logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Universal Display Corporation.

Royole Corporation to Present New, Advanced, Flexible Display Research Findings at SID's Display Week

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 8:00pm

FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Royole Corporation, a pioneer and the global leader in the flexible technology industry, will present five technical papers during the 2020 Display Week Symposium.

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  • FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Royole Corporation, a pioneer and the global leader in the flexible technology industry, will present five technical papers during the 2020 Display Week Symposium.
  • These papers reflect the influence that Royole has in the industry and the company's role in continuing to push the boundaries of flexible technology.
  • "Royole is a recognized innovator in flexible display technology," said Sri Peruvemba, Chair of Marketing for SID.
  • Looking into this, the final paper from Royole focuses on the scalability of on-cell touch (OCT) for flexible AMOLEDs.