LG is the first to announce an 8K OLED TV, showcases it at the IFA 2018 in Berlin

29 August 2018, 06:49:12

LG is the first to announce an 8K OLED TV, showcases it at the IFA 2018 in BerlinLG is the first to announce an 8K OLED TV, which it will showcase at the IFA 2018 in Berlin that's about to start in a couple of days. The unit has an 88-inch diagonal size, a resolution of 7680 x 4320 pixels and features over 33 million self-emitting pixels. LG expects the 8K TV market to "grow to more than 5 million units by 2022 and LG is committed to leading the ultra-premium market with its 8K OLED TV technology." "LG's first 8K OLED TV is the pinnacle of technological achievement and the next evolutionary step in display technology" said Brian Kwon, president of LG Home Entertainment Company. "4K OLED played a major role in reshaping TV industry and LG is confident that 8K OLED will do the same." Visitors of IFA 2019 in Berlin can check it out at LG's booth in Hall 18 of Messe Berlin. You can also check out the detailed specifications we list for plenty of LG TVs and monitors Source

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Specifications

Complete specifications of various desktop monitors and smart TVs, grouped according to their brand and year of announcement

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