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LG Display's 2.2mm panel is world's slimmest 1080p glass for smartphones

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LG Display's 2.2mm panel is world's slimmest 1080p glass for smartphones
LG Display on Thursday, debuted the thinnest 1080 x 1920 resolution screen for smartphones with a thickness of 2.2mm with a 2.3mm bezel. That makes it not only the thinnest FHD glass, it is also the narrowest. The display will give a smartphone more viewing display, make it lighter and easier to grip.

The key behind the new display is something LG calls its Advanced One-Glass-Solution (OGS). Dual Flexible Printed Circuits are inserted between the panel and touch film, reducing by 30% the number of lines on a display. Each pixel contains an RGB sub-pixel. With a maximum brightness of 535 nits, this is the brightest mobile FHD LCD panel around. The screen also offers a high contrast display for easy readability, even in strong sunshine.

"Today’s introduction of the world’s slimmest Full HD LCD panel represents an exciting advancement for the high-end smartphone segment, and is possible due to our world-class expertise in IPS and touch technologies. LG Display will continue its commitment to developing products that maximize consumer value as well as opening new doors for the mobile and tablet PC industry."-Dr. Byeong-Koo Kim, Vice President, LG Display’s IT and Mobile Development Group


LG Display presents the slimmest 1080p LCD glass for a smartphone

LG Display presents the slimmest 1080p LCD glass for a smartphone


source: LG

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posted on 10 Jul 2013, 23:18 6

1. Dr.Phil (Posts: 862; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)


While it may be too late to put this into the Optimus G2, it may not be too late if they are thinking about producing an Optimus G2 Pro. I hope it's not too long before I am able to take a gander at this type of screen.

posted on 10 Jul 2013, 23:28 2

3. Dr.Phil (Posts: 862; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)


Correction: PA didn't report that the screen size on display was 5.2 inches, so it may actually be included in the Optimus G2.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 08:05

16. sid07desai (Posts: 242; Member since: 03 May 2012)


If LG makes the Nexus 5, they should implement it.

posted on 10 Jul 2013, 23:21 3

2. Omar-BHR95 (Posts: 184; Member since: 23 Dec 2012)


GOOD JOB

LIFE'S GOOD :)

posted on 10 Jul 2013, 23:40 5

4. sriuslywtf (Posts: 165; Member since: 09 Jul 2013)


Wow.. Cute girl in the background.. Why blur her?

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 02:56 3

14. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)


Because the face is made of plastic?

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 09:28

18. TheLolGuy (Posts: 483; Member since: 05 Mar 2013)


Because when you focus on the screen (the point of the article) all other things in the background are automatically out of focus. Don't let your wang rule your life.

posted on 10 Jul 2013, 23:52

5. hung2900 (Posts: 762; Member since: 02 Mar 2012)


It is clearly the slimmest LCD 1080p panel for smartphone, not in general, because OLED tech can make slimmer panel.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 00:46 3

13. raunak (Posts: 494; Member since: 12 Oct 2011)


It says thinnest screen, not just LCD.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 08:18

17. DannydaKid (Posts: 4; Member since: 15 May 2013)


"Today’s introduction of the world’s slimmest "FULL HD LCD PANEL" represents an exciting advancement for the high-end smartphone segment, and is possible due to our world-class expertise in IPS and touch technologies. LG Display will continue its commitment to developing products that maximize consumer value as well as opening new doors for the mobile and tablet PC industry."

posted on 10 Jul 2013, 23:52

6. byazatt (Posts: 159; Member since: 26 Oct 2012)


This is another welcome advancement in display after what corning presented the other day! it means smartphone displays have more room for improvement.. how will next year be? *drools *

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 00:11

7. flynfree (Posts: 374; Member since: 09 Jun 2013)


What happened to Optimus g pro, I didn't hear anything from it, I thought it will combatant with the gnote 2. It still exist? Poor g pro!

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 00:38 1

11. Dr.Phil (Posts: 862; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)


Yes, it came out in May on AT&T but was released worldwide in April.

http://www.att.com/shop/wireless/devices/lg/optimus-g-pro-indigo.html

It's now a cool $99.99 which is a very good price considering it has a similar spec sheet to devices like the HTC One and S4 (all of them offer a Snapdragon 600 processor).

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 00:22 5

8. Taters (Posts: 2579; Member since: 28 Jan 2013)


LG screens have always been some of the nicest so I expect this display to be the best or at least very close to the best.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 00:24 1

9. asingha94 (Posts: 286; Member since: 08 Apr 2012)


lg always first!! now want to change my 4x to g2!!bring it first!!

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 00:30 1

10. MachidoDen (banned) (Posts: 202; Member since: 30 May 2013)


Sharp or JDI will kick lg :D

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 00:45 2

12. daniel_bargs (Posts: 323; Member since: 27 Nov 2010)


LG is great.

posted on 11 Jul 2013, 05:21 3

15. itsdeepak4u2000 (Posts: 2279; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)


Good Luck (GL) LG!

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