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stands for Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode, is a display technology in which an electro-luminescent organic compound (organic=contains Carbon) is used to light up pixels. Active Matrix refers to a technique to control the pixels and sub-pixels (RGB components) state which was introduced in the mid-70s. Active Matrix is used with many kinds of displays, but the most famous are TFT LCD and AMOLED.

Samsung to unveil next generation AMOLED displays at CES 2011

12/30/2010, [CES 2011] In an official press release today, Samsung Mobile Display has stated that they will be revealing their latest AMOLED displays at CES 2011 next week. This will include their 4.5″ WVGA Flexible AMOLED screen and the 19″ qFHD...

iPad 2 Display Suppliers Revealed, No AMOLED

12/08/2010, DigiTimes is reporting that Coretronic will supply LG Display and Chimei Innolux with backlights for the next generation iPad 2 displays. Mention of a backlighting unit from Coretronic rules out any hope that Apple would switch over to an AMOLED display...

Russian Google Nexus S Won’t Have A Super AMOLED Display

12/07/2010, This might not be the happiest news for Nexus S fans out there but it seems that the phone that will be available in other markets may not feature the popular Super AMOLED display. A good example is the confirmation that Russia will be getting the phone...

Samsung Exhibits 30-inch 3D AMOLED Display

11/11/2010, Samsung has been really busy with its displays recently and after showcasing a 7-inch Super AMOLED Galaxy Tab and possible 10-inch Galaxy Tab, the Korean company is also showcasing a 30-inch 3D AMOLED display. If Samsung keeps churning out these modern...

Galaxy Tab With 7-inch Super AMOLED Display Pictured

11/10/2010, We’ve been hearing rumors of a Samsung Galaxy Tab with a 7-inch Super AMOLED display for some time and now such a tablet has been pictured at the FPD-International event. We previously touched on the subject of this 1200 x 600 pixel display as...

Samsung Announcing Flexible AMOLED Displays in Japan

11/04/2010, Samsung is said to be announcing a flexible, durable 4.5-inch WVGA resolution AMOLED display in Japan Flat Panel Display Convention next week. The panels are said to offer the same vividness and crispness as those used on the Galaxy S series smartphones,...

Samsung Introduces A 7-inch Super AMOLED Display

11/03/2010, One of the nitpicks that some folks have with Samsung’s Galaxy Tab is the lack of Samsung’s popular Super AMOLED display and now Samsung Display is debuting a new 7-inch Super AMOLED panel at the FPD-International exhibition in Japan in two...

ITRI unveils flexible color AMOLED display

10/29/2010, ITRI of Taiwan has come up with a spanking new 6-inch flexible display which is touted to hit a line of e-readers “very soon.” Also known as the FlexUPD, this 1mm thick AMOLED display will feature a 5cm folding radius, accompanied by 150 nits...

Rumor: Apple Booking All Of Samsung’s AMOLED Display Stock?

10/01/2010, An unconfirmed rumor is currently going around, claiming that Apple has been purchasing large quantities of Samsung’s AMOLED displays, in fact, the rumor claims that Apple has snapped up virtually all of Samsung’s Super AMOLED stock for 2011,...

Samsung Super AMOLED display undergoes testing

09/28/2010, DisplayMate was curious enough to check out just how well Samsung’s Super AMOLED display will stack up against the rest of the competition by putting it through its paces against other mobile displays. To summarize this effort, Super AMOLED had...

Samsung To Adopt Super TFT Due To AMOLED Shortage?

09/14/2010, The shortage of AMOLED displays is already a well known fact, but now word is going around that Samsung Electronics might also be affected, with reports in that Samsung is preparing LCD versions of its Galaxy S and Wave phones, both of which currently...

HTC Droid Incredible to Change to SLCD Screens

09/13/2010, Smartphone maker HTC will be battling the unending unending AMOLED shortage by switching display technology on the Droid Incredible, offered on Verizon Wireless, to Super LCD screen technology, otherwise referred to as SLCD. Because of the AMOLED screen...