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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 Increase Its AMOLED Production Capacity By Tenfold

09/06/2010, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Samsung Mobile Display will be using Samsung’s new $2.1 billion factory (that is currently in construction) to increase its display production. If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you’ll...

Samsung Galaxy Tab To Use Super TFT Display And Not Super AMOLED

09/06/2010, Samsung’s Super AMOLED displays, as used on the Galaxy S phone, are already popular, as many folks were hoping that the freshly-announced Galaxy Tab would offer a 7-inch Super AMOLED display. While it would be a drool-worthy idea, Samsung executives...

Samsung Cameras To Get Transparent AMOLED Electronic Viewfinder?

08/18/2010, A freshly leaked document seems to hint that Samsung could be planning to introduce transparent AMOLED technology into its cameras. The technology would be used in conjunction with a traditional optical viewfinder, creating a heads up display (HUD) that...

Dell Thunder might not have OLED display after all but AMOLED

08/12/2010, Remember the Dell Thunder smartphone leak that was covered earlier this morning? It seems that we could very well have been sniffing on the wrong track, touting a 4.1″ OLED display when there is a very high possibility of it having an AMOLED display...

HTC Confirms Desire And Nexus One Switching To SLCD Displays

07/26/2010, Whispers of such a move have been going around for a while now, and now it’s officially been confirmed that HTC will be dodging the issue of the OLED/AMOLED shortage by replacing the AMOLED display on the HTC Desire and the Nexus One with Super LCD...

Samsung Working On An Unbreakable Flexible AMOLED Display

07/20/2010, AMOLED displays are already pretty popular, so much so that it’s a well known fact that Samsung has trouble keeping up with production of AMOLED displays. Despite that, the Korean manufacturing giant has its mind on creating an unbreakable AMOLED...

HTC To Switch AMOLED Phones To LCD Displays?

06/26/2010, Some interesting news regarding HTC and its upcoming batch of mobile phones has surfaced. Turns out that the Taiwanese company will be switching many, if not all, of its mobile phones that use AMOLED displays to LCDs due to a supply shortage at Samsung....

Samsung takes a stab at Apple’s Retina Display, explained

06/10/2010, During the WWDC keynote, Steve Jobs has spent a copious amount of time describing how great the Retina Display is. Based on the same IPS technology than the iPad display, it offers slightly higher resolution when compared to current OLED offerings....

Dupont parades printed 1080p High Definition AMOLED

05/28/2010, Dupont was more than happy to show off their printed 4.3″ High Definition 1080p AMOLED display that was manufactured by PVI on a amorphous silicon backplane. What makes this so special would be its thickness that measures all of just 1.5mm, where...

Samsung 19-inch transparent AMOLED display on parade

05/24/2010, Samsung goes one up on their 14″ transparent AMOLED notebook that was displayed at CES 2010 earlier this year, where the company now has a 19″ transparent AMOLED display at SID 2010 instead. By virtue of its size, it is the largest transparent...

HTC Desire And Smart Reach O2 UK

05/13/2010, Looks like Vodafone UK isn’t the only carrier who is offering some pretty cool phones, as UK wireless carrier O2 has also announced that it has added the HTC Desire and HTC Smart phones to its lineup. The HTC Desire is more or less a Nexus One...

Samsung SPH-W9600 AMOLED Beam Lands In Korea

04/14/2010, In Korea and need to be able to project your presentation while on the go? That’s what Samsung’s newly-announced AMOLED Beam SPH-W9600 phone is for. The successor to the Samsung Haptic Beam (SPH-W7900) has a built-in 9-lumen projector module...