Sonys CEO Howard Stringer promise us the XEL-2 27-inch OLED-TV comes soon.
At the same time Sony began showing a prototype 27-inch OLED screen and last month in Tokyo showed an OLED screen that was just 0.3 millimeters thick. Stringer, speaking at The Wall Street Journal’s “D: All Things Digital” conference in Carlsbad, California, on Wednesday, introduced the thin prototype and talked about commercialization.
“Within the next 12 months, we haven’t given a date,” he said when asked to be more specific on timing.
Stringer didn’t give much away when it came to pricing. The 11-inch model, which Sony calls the XEL-1, carries a relatively high price-tag of US$2,500.
Here is the full interview with Sonys CEO Howard Stringer: