Vol 24 - Issue 26


Compact 4.2″ IPS LCD has Rugged+ Performance

by Bob Raikes

KOE (the industrial group in JDI) has introduced a new 4.2″ IPS LCD with 480 x 272 resolution and described as ‘Rugged+’ and suitable for applications including industrial process control, marine instrumentation, aerospace, in-vehicle …

Tags:LCD Panels| Mobile Display Monitor| Rugged Displays| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Samsung Inaugurates LED Cinema Displays

by Milos Pavlovic

Click for high resolutionFollowing the release of the concept at Cinemacon (Samsung Surprises with LED at Cinemacon), Samsung has now said that it has installed the first ever commercial Cinema LED Screen at Lotte …

Tags:Korea| Large Display Monitor| LED Cinema| Samsung| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 24 - Issue 26

MMD Tries to Help Buyers

by Bob Raikes

MMD, which sells the Philips and AOC brands of monitors in Europe, has put together a short guide for its customers looking for photography and design monitors. Analyst Comment Given the level of technical …

Tags:Back Panel| Desktop Monitors| Large Display Monitor| MMD (AOC Philips)| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Sharp 2017 UltraHD TVs Now Available

by Bob Raikes

Sharp said that 2017 4K Ultra HD Smart Aquos and Full HD TVs are now available in retail stores in the US. The new Sharp P8000 and P7000 series are positioned to be the …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| sharp| TVs (TV Sets)| USA| Vol 24 - Issue 26

BenQ Brings New Monitors to Siggraph

by Bob Raikes

BenQ will show two new colour-critical monitor at Siggraph 2017 in early August. The PD3200U and SW271 will join the recently announced PD2500Q (BenQ PD2500Q WQHD Monitor is Calibrated). The PD3200U is a Technicolor-certified …

Tags:BenQ| Colour Critical Monitors| Desktop Monitors| Large Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Primesight Keeps UK’s Biggest Outdoor Roadside Signage Deal

by Bob Raikes

Primesight has retained the UK’s Network Rail contract for roadside panels, reckoned to be the UK’s largest and valued at £125 million ($162 million) and covering 2,000 billboards over seven years. There are 70 …

Tags:DOOH| Large Display Monitor| UK (United Kingdom)| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Times Square Gets Moving LEDs

by Bob Raikes

Radius Display International has built what it calls “the most technically sophisticated, robotic LED display in the world” in New York’s Times Square. The project has taken four years to engineer and creates a …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LED| Outdoor Displays| USA| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Lamar Acquires Airport Contracts

by Bob Raikes

Lamar Advertising Company in the US said that it has acquired eight airport advertising contracts from Corey Airport Services. The acquisition adds a variety of traditional static displays, dynamic digital displays, wraps and clings, …

Tags:Aviation| DOOH| Large Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 26

High-End Phone Maker Vertu Goes Into Liquidation

by Andrew Fenn

The BBC has reported that Vertu, a manufacturer of extraordinarily luxurious mobile phone handsets, has gone into liquidation following a period of financial difficulty. Vertu handsets were typically crafted from precious materials, encrusted with …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Reorganisation & Restructuring| Smartphones| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Just two topics this Week

by Bob Raikes

This week we include in LDM a special report on the Digital Signage Summit in Munich, which continues to gain momentum. Our Mobile Display Monitor issue, on the other hand has all of the …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Editorial| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| Virtual Reality| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Taiwan Panel Makers Results June 2017

by Bob Raikes

We summarise the results from the Taiwanese panel suppliers in June in the charts and tables below.

Tags:AUO| CPT| Hannstar (Hannspree)| Innolux| Large Display Monitor| Large LCD Supply| Mobile Display Monitor| Small Medium Panel Supply| Taiwan| Vol 24 - Issue 26

Taiwan Monthly Results – June 2017

by Bob Raikes

We’ll summarise all the Taiwan monthly financial reports this week. Asustek was up 24% on last month in June, at $1.3 billion, but down 8% on June 2016. That meant that quarterly revenue was …

Tags:Financial Data| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Taiwan| Vol 24 - Issue 26