Leading Korean OSAT Purchases YES VertaCure XP for Higher Yield and Performance

by Artem Alekseenko

Yield Engineering Systems, a manufacturer of process equipment for semiconductor advanced packaging, life sciences, and “More-than-Moore” applications, today announced that it has sold a VertaCure XP G2 system to Korea’s LB Semicon. The VertaCure …

Tags:Korea| Semiconductors| Yield Engineering Systems

Links Week Starting 21st November 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 first part of this week.  Comcast To Bring Dolby Vision HDR World …

Tags:Advertising| Apple| Application Processors| Awards| China| Desktop Monitors| Events| HDR - High Dynamic Range| Korea| LG Electronics (LGE)| Market Data| Samsung| Semiconductors| Smartphone Market| Sports and Stadiums| Voice Input

Samsung, LG eye niche sectors to boost tablet sales

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Because of the slowdown in the global market for tablets since the pandemic, the KED reports that both Samsung and LG are planning to expand more into niche tablet categories. The …

Tags:Education| Korea| LG Electronics (LGE)| Rugged Displays| Samsung| tablets

4 of 5 chip experts say Korea faces ‘worst crisis’ in decade

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Although Samsung Display is doing well with its OLED sales to Apple (Samsung set for record Q3 profit on iPhone 14 series shipments), the same is not true of other Korean …

Tags:Apple| China| Korea| Samsung| Semiconductor Market| Supply Chain

Samsung and LG at K-Display 2022

by Bob Raikes

What They Say A hat-tip to OLED-Info for spotting a summary video on YouTube from the recent K-Display 2022 show in Korea. What We Think There was nothing in the video that we hadn’t …

Tags:Korea| LG Displays (LGD)| OLEDs| Samsung Display

LG Display Unveils Innovative OLED Technologies at K-Display 2022

by Artem Alekseenko

LG Display, the world’s leading innovator of display technologies, announced that it will demonstrate its cutting-edge OLED technologies at K-Display 2022, the KDIA’s (Korea Display Industry Association) largest display exhibition, in Seoul, Korea. Under …

Tags:Korea| LG Displays (LGD)| OLEDs

AP Systems developing inkjet equipment for OLED post-process

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say ET News reported an announcement by AP Systems of Korea that it has a new method for the deposition of optically transparent resin (OCR) using inkjet printing. What We Think We …

Tags:InkJet Deposition| Korea| Optical Bonding

Transparent OLEDs Shine in Seoul Bakery

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Hat tip to Dave Haynes at Sixteen-nine.net for getting some interesting background on the use by a flagship store of Paris Baguette in Seoul, Korea. He estimates that the transparent OLEDs …

Tags:Korea| LG Electronics (LGE)| Transparent Displays

Panel expert downbeat on Korean investments in premium TV displays

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The Korea Herald reported from a seminar in Seoul last week that Yi Choong-hoon from UBI Research that although there is some demand for large OLEDs for TVs, monitors and laptops, …

Tags:Forecasts| Investment| Korea| LG Displays (LGD)| OLED Fabs| Samsung Display

KAIST is Developing a White OLED Device Based on Fiber Substrates

by Arthur Berman

Researchers from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (Daejeon, Republic of Korea) or KAIST are developing a white OLED (WOLED) on a thin fiber substrate. Such fibers have the potential for use …

Tags:Fabric & Textile Displays| Korea| OLEDs| R&D (Research & Development)