Kopin’s OLED HMDS for the Military Hits Important Milestone

by Emory Kale

Kopin has achieved a milestone in the production qualification of its high-performance Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) display for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Helmet Mounted Display System (HMDS). Kopin claims its OLED is …

Tags:HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| Kopin| OLED

Lakeside Lightning Announces Plan for 12” OLED Manufacturing Line to Launch the World’s Largest 1.31-inch 2.6k x 2.6k Display

by Milos Pavlovic

Lakeside Lightning Semiconductor (LLS), an OLED microdisplay manufacturer based in Jiangsu, China, announced its 12” OLED manufacturing plan to commercialize ultra-high-definition and high-brightness silicon-based OLED Microdisplays including the world-leading 1.31-inch 2.6K x 2.6K display …

Tags:CES 2023| Kopin| Lakeside Lightning Semicoductor (LLC)| Microdisplays| OLED Monitors

Kopin Spins Out OLED Unit as Part of Restructuring and Layoffs

by Omid Rahmat

In November of last year, Display Daily covered the appointment of Michael Murray to replace former Kopin CEO, John Fan. Our take was that Kopin was losing money, micro-displays are taking off, and change …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Kopin| Lightning Silicon Technology| OLEDs| VR

VR/AR/MR on the Cusp of Volume Adoption – Part 2

by Barry Young

Yesterday, I introduced AR and its applications and today I’ll look some other aspects of AR and VR. The VR/AR category was expanded to include “MR” (Mixed Reality) also called “MX” (or passthrough AR – …

Tags:Augmented Reality| eMagin| Kopin| Microdisplays| OLEDs| Virtual Reality

Panasonic Shiftall Announced at AWE Europe

by Bob Raikes

  What They Say Panasonic’s Shiftall subsidiary has showed the most recent versions of its MeganeX VR headset which has: Dual 2560 x 2560 1.3″ displays @120Hz with HDR FOV is said to be …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Kopin| Microdisplays| Mixed Reality| OLEDs| Panasonic

Kopin Appoints Michael Murray as New CEO

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Kopin said that it has appointed a new CEO, Michael Murray, to replace Dr John Fan as CEO. Fan will remain as chairman of Kopin and all the subsidiaries and will …

Tags:Kopin| Microdisplays| Recruitment & Appointments

Links Week Ending 16th September 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the end of this week. There are a lot again as I was …

Tags:BenQ| Big Data/AI| CAD-CAM-CAE| DisplayPort| HD+ (Germany)| Huawei| IFA 2022| Interfaces| Kopin| OLED TVs| Panasonic| Smart TV| Smartphones| Touch Displays| TVs (TV Sets)| UST Projectors| Virtual Reality

Is the VR Industry Settling on a Next Gen Architecture?

by Chris Chinnock

Based on recent news reports, it sure seems like the VR industry is moving away from Fresnel lenses to Pancake optics and switching from glass-based OLEDs or LCDs to microdisplays based on OLED-on-silicon. And …

Tags:Kopin| Microdisplays| OLEDs| Optics| sony

Kopin Shows Flagship OLED VR Display & Pancake Optics, Its Best Yet

by Bob Raikes

What They Say RoadtoVR reported on a recent demo by Kopin of its latest OLED display at AWE 2022 and also highlighted the pancake optics that the firm has been developing. Kopin’s P95 pancake …

Tags:Augmented Reality| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| Kopin| Mixed Reality| OLEDs| Optics| Virtual Reality