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OLED

 (ō′ĕl′ē′dē′)
n.
A light-emitting diode that uses an organic compound to emit light.

[o(rganic) l(ight-)e(mitting) d(iode).]

OLED

abbreviation for
(Electronics) organic light-emitting diode
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Noun1.OLED - a self-luminous diode (it glows when an electrical field is applied to the electrodes) that does not require backlighting or diffusers
LED, light-emitting diode - diode such that light emitted at a p-n junction is proportional to the bias current; color depends on the material used
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With this agreement, two key players in the OLED industry join their know-how to accelerate the development of new products and further advance OLED technology.
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Pre-orders for the 8K OLED TV (model 88Z9) 88-inch is available starting this week in South Korea.
The research note indicated that Apple will be using OLED displays on all iPhone models beginning in 2020, and that the company will slowly transition into using OLED beginning this year.
In 2013, LG introduced its first commercial OLED TVs, and has since gone on to expand the array of products integrated with OLED technology for enhanced viewing.
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE: MX), a designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, and Melfas Inc., a provider of proven touch controller ICs and touch screen / touch key modules based on capacitive touch sensing technologies, have announced a partnership to develop advanced OLED display capabilities for the automotive and consumer electronics sectors, the company said.
* Samsung is presently the primary supplier of OLED panels to Apple for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and 2017's iPhone X.?
OLED technology emits light only when electricity is applied while LED requires backlighting.
With OLED TV shipments in the market expected to double in 2018 and reach over nine million units by 2022, LG will continue to increase the OLED share in its premium TV portfolio and drive large scale consumer adoption of OLED TVs.
Visitors were able to take a first look at the 88-inch 8K LG OLED TV at IFA 2018
Despite advancements in LCD field, OLED has been often referred to as the nextgeneration display technology because it emits its own light, eliminating the need for any kind of backlighting.