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Friday 14 January 2022
Obvious demand for miniLED and VR emerge at CES 2022
Several development trends in the world of virtual reality (VR) and display terminals were observed at CES 2022.
Thursday 13 January 2022
Samsung, LG focus on customer experience in value revolution
Major South Korean companies Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics are shifting their focus from hardware and functionality toward improving the customer experience (CX). The young...
Thursday 30 December 2021
LG develops biometric recognition technology for keyless car ignition
LG Electronics has developed a new biometric recognition technology that enables car owners to ignite their vehicles without using a key by identifying their facial expressions and...
Tuesday 14 December 2021
Competition between OLED, miniLED heats up
Competition between miniLED-backlit and OLED panels in the large-size display segment is heating up. The increased yield rate and continued unit price decrease for OLED is expected...
Monday 6 December 2021
Taiwan LCD monitors - 3Q 2021
Taiwan's PC monitor shipments increased sequentially as expected in the third quarter, but only went up 4.6%, smaller than the 6% forecasted in August as supply of some components...
Tuesday 2 November 2021
Samsung Electronics launches above 90-inch non-LCD TVs, LG Electronics to follow suit in 2022
Samsung Electronics launched a 98-inch 4K Neo QLED TV at an ex-factory price of KWR19.1 million (US$16,215) in August 2021, much lower than the retail price of KRW70 million for a...
Tuesday 26 October 2021
LG ADAS front camera module to be used in new Mercedes C-Class
LG Electronics has announced that its advanced driving assistance system (ADAS) front camera module will be made available in the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The camera module, which...
Friday 16 April 2021
LG reportedly looking to sell Vietnam smartphone plant
LG Electronics is shutting down all smartphone plants and looking to find buyers after announcing its decision in early April to quit its loss-ridden smartphone business, according...
Friday 19 February 2021
Tape COF substrate demand picking up
Taiwan-based Chipbond Technology and JMC Electronics have both seen orders for tape COF substrates pick up substantially, reflecting limited capacity supply for such substrates and...
Monday 11 January 2021
Samsung to advance QLED, microLED TV technologies in 2021
Samsung Electronics is expected to adopt a two-pronged approach to push the sales of its QLED and microLED TVs in 2021, in response to fellow company LG Electronics' efforts to promote...
Thursday 31 December 2020
Fierce competition for 5G subscribers undermine Korea telecom ARPU, says Digitimes Research
South Korea's top-3 telecom carriers saw their wireless businesses' average revenues per user (ARPU) slip in the first three quarters of 2020 due to fierce competition for 5G subscribers,...
Wednesday 4 November 2020
HC SemiTek ships miniLEDs to Innolux, LG
China-based LED chip maker HC SemiTek has shipped miniLEDs to Taiwan-based Innolux for making a 55-inch flexible AM (active matrix) fine-pitch display and to LG Electronics for producing...
Tuesday 25 August 2020
Taiwan LCD monitors – 2Q 2020
Taiwan's second-quarter 2020 PC monitor shipments grew 24.8% sequentially.
Friday 14 August 2020
Taiwan LCD TVs – 2Q 2020
Taiwan makers' TV shipments reached 6.28 million units in the second quarter of 2020, growing 35.1% sequentially.
Monday 20 July 2020
China to see growing OLED TV competition
Xiaomi has recently launched its first OLED TV under its Master series with the set featuring a 65-inch 4K panel and priced at CNY12,999 (US$1,868). The Xiaomi product is expected...
Monday 2 March 2020
LG V60 dual-screen smartphone
LG Electronics has introduced the V60 ThinQ dual-screen smartphone featuring 5G connectivity, upgraded audio, video and photo capabilities. The V60 comes features two rear cameras and a time of flight (ToF) sensor array - a 64MP main camera lens for sharper, brighter images and a 13MP wide angle lens. The V60 supports 8K video recording. Four high-performance microphones allow for recording sounds from various directions, according to the vendor. The device also offers Voice Bokeh, a feature that separates users' voices from background noise, allowing content creators to place more focus on the subject while reducing excess noise. Also included is the LG 3D Sound Engine, an audio processing technology first introduced on LG OLED TVs. It recognizes the type of content and optimizes the sound accordingly for a more cinematic quality. The V series device comes with a 5,000mAh battery and Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 with the Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 5G modem. Both the main and second screens are 20.5:9 ratio 6.8-inch FHD+ P-OLED displays.
Monday 4 September 2017
IFA 2017: LG OLED TVs
LG Electronics is demonstrating at IFA 2017 in Berlin its OLED TVs featuring Technicolor Expert Mode, which will be available in the picture setting menu to all of LG's 2017 OLED TVs starting in October, according to the vendor. LG is also working on adopting Technicolor Expert Mode for its 2017 Super UHD TVs. LG's OLED TVs are used by Technicolor as consumer reference displays in the production of home delivery versions of major Hollywood movies and television content such as Logan and Sense 8, according to LG. At IFA 2017, LG is showcasing its 4K HDR video game rendering capabilities of its OLED TVs expanded color performance in combination with Microsoft's Xbox One S and Turn 10's Forza Horizon 3. With HDR, the glint of the sun off the racing cars is complimented by the pixel diming nature of OLED. This allows the light to be bright even against a dark car with no discoloration, according to the vendor. Gamers will benefit from an input lag time of no more than 21.3ms. All 2017 LG OLED and Supe UHD TVs feature active HDR which delivers brighter highlights and greater shadow details when displaying HDR content. Active HDR allows LG TVs to process the picture scene by scene, generating dynamic data from each scene in the video, which is then used to optimize the rendered picture on a scene by scene basis. In addition, 2017 LG OLED TVs and Super UHD TVs support multiple HDR formats including Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma) broadcast technology, with all 2017 LG UHD TV models supporting the HLG format.
Monday 4 September 2017
IFA 2017: LG V30
LG Electronics has unveiled its LG V30, the latest iteration of the company's V series flagship smartphones, at IFA 2017. The V30 features F1.6 aperture camera lens, a glass Crystal Clear lens, an OLED FullVision display, Cine Video mode for producing movie-quality videos, advanced Hi-Fi Quad DAC, sound tuning by B&O PLAY, and voice recognition, according to the vendor. The LG V30's main camera on the rear features an F1.6 aperture that lets in more light for brighter, and paired with the glass lens delivers more accurate colors and clearer images than a plastic lens, according to LG. The second lens in the V30 dual camera is an upgraded 13MP wide angle lens with two-thirds less edge distortion than in the V20. The new Cine Video mode enables movie-making with its its Cine Effect and Point Zoom features. While typical cameras only allow one to zoom in on the center of the frame, Point Zoom allows users to zoom in on any subject using the zoom slider, regardless of its position in the frame, according to LG. And Cine Effect provides a palette of 15 presets to give videos a unique movie-like look, from romantic comedy, summer blockbuster, mystery, thriller and classic movie, among others. The LG V30 comes with a 6-inch 18:9 OLED FullVision display in a form factor measuring 8mm shorter and 3mm narrower than its predecessor, according to LG. Its thickness is 7.3mm with a weight of 158g. The tempered glass that covers both the front and back is curved all the way around the edge. The is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform to support Daydream, Google's platform for mobile VR. LG has equipped the V30 with a Hi-Fi Quad DAC with audio tuning by sound engineers from audio brand B&O PLAY.
Jan 13, 09:30
FSP launches new 2400W power supply to address bottlenecks in high-energy computing
Wednesday 12 January 2022
ADLINK releases its first SMARC module based on Qualcomm QRB5165, enabling high-performance robots and drones at low power
Wednesday 12 January 2022
uCare Medical Electronics invests in sensor technology to develop smart healthcare and sports applications
Wednesday 12 January 2022
ADLINK launches first embedded MXM graphics modules based on NVIDIA Ampere architecture for edge computing and AI
Taiwan foundries may freeze quotes in 2Q22
TSMC may have to raise capex for 2022
TSMC to make 3nm chips for Intel at new site in northern Taiwan
Highlights of the day: TSMC likely to spend more on capacity expansion
AMD latest 3D desktop processor to adopt TSMC SoIC technology
Apple car team reportedly in talks with Korean and Japanese suppliers
AMD, MediaTek reportedly in talks to form JV
TSMC to raise quotes for advanced, mature process technologies by 10-20%
BYD Semiconductor takes major stake in Energen
Is GF a good buy for Intel?
US pushing O-RAN equipment to replace China-made ones; but influence in O-RAN from China remains strong, says Digitimes Research
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – November 2021
Taiwan PC monitor shipments grow 4.6% in 3Q21, says Digitimes Research
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