Report: Apple places order for 70 million OLED displays (for iPhones)

There’s been speculation for a while that at least some versions of the upcoming iPhone 8 would be Apple’s first phones with OLED displays. If a report from Nikkei is correct, it seems like those rumors were spot on. Nikkei says Apple has placed an order with Samsung Electronics for 70 million OLED panels. A […]

Report: Apple to release 3 iPhone models in 2017, one with OLED screen

Apple used to release one new iPhone each year, but for the past few years the company has been offering at least two models: one with a larger screen and better specs, and a smaller, cheaper model. Now there are indications that Apple could shake things up again in 2017 by introducing three new iPhones. […]

Next-gen MacBook Pro leaked, features OLED toolbar above the keyboard

Apple’s holding an event later this week, where the company is expected to introduce a new MacBook pro laptop, among other things. And rumors have been making the rounds for months that one new feature for that laptop would be a touchscreen OLED toolbar above the keyboard, allowing you to interact with software-defined “keys” that […]

Hands-on with HP’s 2016 Spectre x360 convertible laptops

HP launched two new Spectre x360 premium convertible notebooks this week, including one with a 13.3 inch OLED display and a 15.6 inch model with… well, a big display. When HP announced the Spectre x360 earlier this week, I was rather impressed that the company managed to produce a notebook with a 15.6 inch display that measures just […]

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga is a 14 inch, 2.8 pound convertible with optional OLED display

Lenovo’s latest Yoga-style notebook features a 14 inch display, a compact design, and ThinkPad styling. The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga features a black case, the Lenovo TrackPoint keyboard system, and a hinge that lets the touchscreen display fold back 360 degrees so you can use the computer like a tablet. Speaking of that display, it […]

Samsung unveils Mirror and Transparent OLED displays

Samsung has been showing off transparent display technology for years, but now the company’s going big. This week Samsung unveiled 55 inch Transparent and Mirror OLED display panels. It’ll probably be a while before this sort of technology is affordable enough for use in your home. But Samsung figures there are plenty of uses for these […]

LG’s new OLED lighting panels are the most flexible yet

LG is expected to start mass production of a new type of flexible display this summer. The folks at OLED report the new plastic OLED screens lighting panels can bend further than existing solutions. Update: LG’s new technology applies to lighting panels, not the screens you find on phones or tablets. It could be a while before […]

Samsung showcases flexible, transparent OLED displays

Last year at CES Samsung showed off a laptop prototype with a 14 inch semi-transparent AMOLED display. You could see the screen well enough, but you could also see through the screen to see whether your car keys are on the table or not. This year, Samsung is continuing to show off its transparent AMOLED […]