Samsung to showcase the world's first stretchable display at the SID 2017 in Los Angeles this week

22 May 2017, 07:36:16

Samsung to showcase the world's first stretchable display at the SID 2017 in Los Angeles this weekThe Korean Yonhap News Agency announced today that Samsung will present the world's first stretchable display at the Society for Information Display event in Los Angeles this week. The dynamic stretchable OLED panel is revolutionary because it can bend in both directions, while previous flexible displays were able to bend only in one. This is a high-tech product and can be deemed as a peak and milestone in the display industry according to industry watchers. When pressed, the display can stretch with up to 12 mm maintaining "a high degree of resolution". 9.1-inch versions of the stretchable OLED display will be showcased at the event. Samsung expects this type of displays will find wide usage in IoT devices and AI products and technologies. In addition, the Southe Korean giant will also demonstrate a 5.09-inch glasses-free 3D OLED panel for realistic stereoscopic images along with a 1.96-inch display with UHD resolution support (3840 x 2160) for AR and VR application.Source

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