LG Display announced today that they plan to start the production of the 55 inch OLED-Television device 55EM9600 in July. The production capacity on the prototype production 8G line will be 48.000 devices per month. LG invest 4 trillion won this year in the OLED technology. In the third quarter 2012 LG decide if the company invest in a 8G full production line.
LG will also review to recycle existing LCD production lines and move to a OLED-panel production line.
LGs OLED-Tv is based on Oxide-TFT white OLED with color filters RGBW. The response time is 0,02 ms instead of 2-4 milliseconds of an LED-Tv.
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Dr. Sang Beom Han CEO of LG-Display
“Having recently received wide acclaim for our large sized OLED TV panel at the Consumer Electronic Show 2012, we are excited about the year ahead and will continue our strategy of developing differentiated products to define the market.