Mentre tutti aspettano di vedere come sarà il display del nuovo iPhone, LG ha annunciato oggi il suo nuovo, incredibile, schermo per smartphone. Si tratta di un cinque pollici LCD con risoluzione a 1080p e 440 ppi, pronto per essere utilizzato sulla prossime novità in stile Optimus VU; in pratica è un evoluzione dei pannelli IPS che si chiama AH-IPS (Advanced High Performance In-Plane Switching) che dovrebbe garantire una buona visione anche ad angoli impossibili, elevata velocità di risposta ed una gestione della luminosità come non si è ancora vista. LG dovrebbe presentare questa nuova meraviglia entro la fine di quest’anno. Dopo il break il comunicato stampa in lingua originale.
LG announces a new 1080p HD resolution display
While everyone waits to see how the new iphone display, LG today announced its new, amazing, screen smartphone. This is a five-inch LCD with 1080p HD resolution and 440 ppi, ready to use on the next news Optimus VU style; it is an evolution of the IPS panel called AH-IPS (Advanced High Performance In-Plane Switching) which should ensure a good vision also at impossible angles, high speed response and a management of the brightness as not yet seen. LG is expected to present this new wonder by the end of this year. Below the press release.
LG Display Develops World’s First Full HD LCD Smartphone Panel
5″ Full HD display, creating perfect cloud computing environment
Seoul, Korea (May 28, 2012) – LG Display [NYSE: LPL, KRX: 034220], a leading manufacturer of thin-film transistor liquid crystal display, introduced today a 5″ Full HD LCD panel for smartphones – the highest resolution mobile panel to date. Allowing smartphone users to view Full HD content in the same quality as on TVs and monitors, LG Display and its new panel significantly advances the cloud computing experience widely considered the next major internet trend.
LG Display’s 5″ Full HD LCD panel is a step forward past existing mobile display technology. The LCD panel based on AH-IPS (Advanced High Performance In-Plane Switching) technology features 440ppi and 1920×1080 resolution, providing for the first time Full HDTV quality on a smartphone. With 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio, the panel is also 0.5 inches larger, 2.2 times denser in pixels, and 1.3 times more advanced in ppi than the preceding 4.5″ panel at 329ppi and 1280×720.
“As smartphones become increasingly valued for how well they do multimedia and with the rapid growth of LTE enabling faster large file transfers, our new 5″ Full HD LCD panel is certain to prove a significant asset to the mobile market,” said Sang-Deok Yeo, CTO and Executive Vice President of LG Display. “With the world’s highest resolution smartphone display, LG Display continues to remain a step ahead in developing the most innovative in display technology products.”
The display solution of choice for smart devices, LG Display’s AH-IPS is the technology behind the new Full HD LCD display. With the high density of AH-IPS, the naked eye is unable to distinguish between individual pixels. AH-IPS panels also express the original color of images highly precisely, and feature a wide viewing angle as well as stable display image and rapid response speed when touched. Finally, with its brighter light transmission and lower power consumption, AH-IPS is ideal for use in outdoor settings.
The 5″ Full HD LCD panel from LG Display is expected to be released during the second half of this year, and will be on exhibit for the first time at SID 2012 Display Week in Boston starting June 4.