Vol 25 - Issue 38


Could Autonomous Cars be a Generation Away?

by Bob Raikes

Again this week, we have no special reports, but I was at CES Unveiled in Paris yesterday and am at the Paris Motor Show (Mondial de l’Auto) today (the events ran together, which was …

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FSI Increases OLED Monitor Pricing

by Bob Raikes

As we have reported, Sony has switched developments in its broadcast monitor business to LCD and would like to abandon OLED (although because of customer demand, it is continuing to supply for now), but …

Tags:Back Panel| Broadcast Monitors| Large Display Monitor| OLEDs| Pricing| Vol 25 - Issue 38

tvONE CORIOmaster Drives Ceiling-Mounted LED Screen

by Andrew Fenn

tvONE’s C3-510 CORIOmaster mini video wall processor is driving a 180m² LED screen housed in the ceiling of a passageway running through the centre of Fen Court, a new 15-storey office and retail development …

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DxOMark Releases Analysis of iPhone XS Max Camera

by Andrew Fenn

DxOMark has just published the results of its in-depth analysis of the Apple iPhone XS Max smartphone camera. The company says that, although the camera specs appear similar to the iPhone X, there are …

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Samsung 7″ OLED Selected for Audi’s First All-Electric Vehicle

by Andrew Fenn

Samsung Display will be supplying a 7″ OLED display for Audi’s all-new electric SUV, the e-tron. The car-maker first showed the vehicle at a world premiere event in San Francisco, United States last month. …

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Oledon Reveals New Solution for Improving OLED Yield Rate

by Andrew Fenn

Korea’s Oledon has recently developed vertical-plane evaporation source deposition technology capable of mass-producing OLED TVs of 77″ or larger, using ultra-large substrates of up to 12G (3300 × 4000mm). A company representative explained that …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Production Equipment| Production Technology| Vol 25 - Issue 38

Global Tablet Shipments to Decline For the Next Five Years

by Andrew Fenn

New data from Digitimes Research indicates that global tablet shipments will decline in 2018 and continue to do so over the next five years, due to increasing competition from large-sized smartphones like the 6.5″ …

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Large-Sized LCD Area Shipments to Grow at Five-Year CAGR of 5%

by Andrew Fenn

According to new data from Digitimes Research, worldwide shipments of large-sized LCD panels (≥9%) will grow at a CAGR of 0.2% in terms of units and 5% in terms of area between 2018 and …

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Global LCD TV Shipments to Grow at 1.6% CAGR Through 2023

by Andrew Fenn

Digitimes Research says worldwide LCD TV shipments will grow 1.7% year-on-year in 2019, to 218 million units, and continue to grow at a CAGR of 1.6% over the next five years, reaching 236 million …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Market Data| ODMs & OEMs| Taiwan| TVs (TV Sets)| Vol 25 - Issue 38

Lextar Chairman: MiniLED will Overtake LED Backlighting

by Andrew Fenn

Lextar Electronics chairman David Su was recently quoted by Digitimes saying that miniLED has the potential to replace conventional LED backlighting because of what he called “its simpler structure and material”. He went on …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LCD Backlights| MiniLED| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 38

Amino to Deliver “Upcycling” Programme for T-Mobile Netherlands

by Andrew Fenn

Global media and entertainment technology solution provider Amino has secured a new contract to deliver an “upcycling” programme for T-Mobile Netherlands. T-Mobile will deploy AminoOS software, which allows existing devices to deliver an upgraded …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Netherlands| STBs| Vol 25 - Issue 38

Amazon Launches Fire Stick TV 4K and New Alexa Voice Remote

by Andrew Fenn

Amazon has officially announced the new Fire TV Stick 4K and an all-new Alexa Voice Remote. Over 80% more powerful than the standard version, according to Amazon, Fire TV Stick 4K features a quad-core …

Tags:Amazon| Large Display Monitor| Streaming Dongles| UltraHD (4KTV)| Vol 25 - Issue 38