OLED televisions archive

  • Sony and Panasonic to abandon OLED in favour of 4K?
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    Sony and Panasonic to abandon OLED in favour of 4K?

    By 31 December 2013

    Panasonic has already pulled out of the plasma market and now there's rumour that it and Sony are giving up on OLED too. The new focus will be on 4K screens. But since this comes from hit-and-miss site DigiTimes we're taking it with a pinch of salt. But...

  • Samsung and LG to show off flexible OLED TVs at CES in January 2014
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    Samsung and LG to show off flexible OLED TVs at CES in January 2014

    By 3 December 2013

    Last year at CES we were wowed by Samsung and LG’s 4K screens and curved OLEDs. This year the rumour mill is pointing towards a totally new type of flexible OLED. According to Korea Times the companies will both be unveiling curved OLED screens that...

  • LG 55-inch curved OLED TV is now available to buy in the UK
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    LG 55-inch curved OLED TV is now available to buy in the UK

    By 25 September 2013

    LG has just announced that its curved OLED TV is available to buy now at a price of £8,000. The 55-inch OLED screen, which we've seen at a few trade shows, takes image quality to another level. The curved OLED is shaped that way so as to offer the best...

  • Samsung 55-inch S9C curved OLED TV on sale in the UK from 5 September
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    Samsung 55-inch S9C curved OLED TV on sale in the UK from 5 September

    By 27 August 2013

    Samsung has announced, ahead of IFA, that its 55-inch curved OLED TV dubbed S9C, will go on sale from 5 September in the UK. Both LG and Samsung are already selling their curved OLEDs in the US for $15,000 (£9,650) and $9,000 respectively. For that wallet-bleeding...

  • Samsung 55-inch curved OLED TV begins shipping, with $6,000 price cut to rival LG
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    Samsung 55-inch curved OLED TV begins shipping, with $6,000 price cut to rival LG

    By 13 August 2013

    Samsung announced its 55-inch OLED television with a curved display in January, and now the set is finally shipping to select retailers in the US. It will therefore soon be available for purchase. If you have $8,999 (£5,800) to spare, that is. The good...

  • LG's 55-inch curved OLED TV shipping in June
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    LG's 55-inch curved OLED TV shipping in June

    By 29 April 2013

    LG announced on Monday morning that it is launching the world's first curved OLED HDTV next month, starting at 55 inches. We got our first look at the new television technology at CES 2013, and then later at LG's corporate headquarters when we visited...

  • Panasonic closing LCD plant to start production on OLED and 4K tablet
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    Panasonic closing LCD plant to start production on OLED and 4K tablet

    By 10 January 2013

    Eagle-eyed television lovers will have spotted that Panasonic has changed its LCD range to use passive 3D technology. Not because it particularly believes passive 3D is the best 3D display tech, but as a result of shutting down its own LCD panel manufacturing...

  • Samsung at CES 2013: S9 4K UHD TV, NX300 camera and more
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    Samsung at CES 2013: S9 4K UHD TV, NX300 camera and more

    By 9 January 2013

    Ever the big player at tech shindigs the world over, Samsung has been a busy boy at CES 2013. With so many arms of course - computers, TVs, cameras and more - it can be rather tricky to keep track of it all. Well, not for us. Below, we’ve put together...

  • LG at CES 2013: 55-inch OLED TV, UHD TVs, Google TVs and more
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    LG at CES 2013: 55-inch OLED TV, UHD TVs, Google TVs and more

    By 9 January 2013

    LG’s activities at CES 2013 were announced a few days before the Las Vegas show opened, with the company releasing news of its wares early. As ever at CES, it’s the televisions that take centre stage but with so many splurted out at once, it’s rather...

  • Samsung and LG fight for world's first curved OLED screen title
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    Samsung and LG fight for world's first curved OLED screen title

    By 8 January 2013

    Samsung and LG have both announced the "world's first curved OLED" at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. The prototypes, on show on the respective companies' stands at the world's largest consumer electronics show, outline the future of televisions according to both....

  • Panasonic 4K OLED TV teased at CES 2013 keynote
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    Panasonic 4K OLED TV teased at CES 2013 keynote

    By 8 January 2013

    Panasonic 4K OLED TV is the direction that the company is looking to head from CES 2013 onwards with its television technology, as outlined at the Las Vegas show's opening keynote conference. Not wanting its customers to have to choose between the two...

  • LG 55EA9800 55-inch OLED TV pictures and eyes-on
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    LG 55EA9800 55-inch OLED TV pictures and eyes-on

    By 7 January 2013

    LG used its CES 2013 press conference to unveil the US version of the 55-inch OLED TV it will be selling from March. Sitting pride of place on the main stage, the set - known as the 55EM9700 in Korea - will cost $12,000 (£7,455) when it hits stores in...

  • Sony to launch first 4K OLED TV at CES?
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    Sony to launch first 4K OLED TV at CES?

    By 5 January 2013

    Sony could be about to launch the world's first 4K OLED television at the world's largest consumer electronics show on Monday, according to sources. If correct, the announcement could usurp LG's 55-inch OLED TV that has just gone on pre-order in South...

  • LG 55-inch OLED TV (55EM9700) finally goes on sale in Korea
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    LG 55-inch OLED TV (55EM9700) finally goes on sale in Korea

    By 2 January 2013

    LG has opened pre-orders for the world's first commercially available large-screen OLED TV. However, it's only on sale in its home land of South Korea at present. The 55-inch 55EM9700 is essentially the same as the 55EM9600 Pocket-lint saw back at CES...

  • LG OLED: The future of television?
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    LG OLED: The future of television?

    By 25 May 2012

    Every year display technology tags an extra medal to its trophy. Since HD went mainstream we’ve seen 3D, faster refresh rates and a variety of display technologies that have added to the upward curve of what’s possible in the home. For 2012 it looks...

  • LG 55-inch OLED TV: Price and availability
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    LG 55-inch OLED TV: Price and availability

    By 24 May 2012

    When we first saw the LG 55EM9600 - back in January at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas - we were more than impressed. At its European launch tonight LG has given more insight into the telly, including its price and availability. Touted as...

  • Samsung OLED TV here before the end of 2012, but you better start saving now
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    Samsung OLED TV here before the end of 2012, but you better start saving now

    By 10 May 2012

    Samsung’s revolutionary OLED TV’s are to become available before the end of the year, but they sure aren’t cheap Pocket-lint was lucky enough to get some hands-on time with the 55-inch uber-skinny TV at CES and we were blown away, claiming it was...

  • LG's 55-inch OLED TV release date brought forward?
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    LG's 55-inch OLED TV release date brought forward?

    By 27 March 2012

    It took our breath away at CES, which is why we’re crossing our fingers (and toes) that rumours of the launch of LG’s 55EM9600 OLED television being brought forward prove to be true. LG is said to be keen to begin rolling out the 55-inch TV as early...

  • OLED is still an important technology to Sony
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    OLED is still an important technology to Sony

    By 15 February 2012

    If there was any doubt about Sony's commitment to OLED then its most recent broadcast products should help to remove it. And while the company has been silent on the subject of consumer-level OLED, it is in the process of converting broadcasters to the...

  • Samsung 55-inch Super OLED TV coming this year
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    Samsung 55-inch Super OLED TV coming this year

    By 9 January 2012

    Samsung has unveiled what it claims to be "the world's largest commercialised OLED TV". The 55-inch Super OLED display was wheeled out during the company's CES press conference in Las Vegas, and we have to admit that it looks simply stunning. As well...

  • LG 55EM9600 OLED TV pictures and hands-on
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    LG 55EM9600 OLED TV pictures and hands-on

    By 9 January 2012

    While there were TVs a-plenty and a few fridge freezers thrown in too, it was the 55-inch OLED TV that was the star of the LG press conference at CES 2012. The officially titled LG 55EM9600 OLED TV was swarming with international press the minute the...

  • LG goes big on OLED with 55-inch TV
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    LG goes big on OLED with 55-inch TV

    By 9 January 2012

    LG has gone and scaled up its OLED television experiment announcing a beefy 55-inch display at this year's CES. According to LG it is set to be the thinnest, largest and brightest television on offer.  The display was shown off as a final reveal during...

  • LG 55-inch OLED TV welcomes in New Year
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    LG 55-inch OLED TV welcomes in New Year

    By 26 December 2011

    LG has revealed that the world's largest OLED TV - the 55-inch OLED TV first announced at IFA in September will be shown at CES in January next month before going on sale at some point in 2012. LG new Display’s 55-inch OLED TV panel, which grows on...

  • Mitsubishi Diamond Vision OLED 3D curved display pictures and eyes-on
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    Mitsubishi Diamond Vision OLED 3D curved display pictures and eyes-on

    By 5 October 2011

    The Mitsubishi booth at CEATEC 2011 was gaining a lot of attention. Not because of the pretty ladies that were on hand to help show off its new tech (although that helped), but because it had a 2.7m high 3D curved display showing off the latest organic...

  • LG 55-inch OLED coming in 2012
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    LG 55-inch OLED coming in 2012

    By 22 July 2011

    If the 31-inch OLED TV that LG showed off at IFA blew your tiny mind, then expect it to be blown once more (and much harder) by the news that the Korean electronics company plans to unleash a 55-inch model in the second half of 2012. LG Display's CEO...