(Pocket-lint) - LG's display technology arm has announced a next-generation OLED panel that can be made in smaller screen sizes - including 42-inch. It plans to expand its OLED line-up to the 20-30-inch range later.More OLED TV sizesLG Display is supplying LG Electronics, Sony, Panasonic, Philips, Vizio, and many other TV brands with OLED TV panels. That will possibly provide a cheaper option for OLED buyers and could be an attractive option for gamers as well, given the popularity of LG's 48-inch OLED gaming TV.
LG Display is a segments maker and doesn't deliver customer items itself, so it's indistinct who's really going to put a 42-inch TV marked down this year. Perhaps we will learn more during CES 2021 this week.More news: PGA cancels major tournament at Trump-owned golf course
LG Display has been producing OLED TV panels since 2013.
Unveiled as part of the company's CES 2021 lineup, the new OLED technology is capable of higher efficiency thanks to a new layer being added to the display.More news: Priyanka Chopra denies flouting COVID-19 norms in London
"Transparent OLED is a technology that maximizes the advantages of OLED and can be used in various places in our daily lives, from stores, shopping malls, and architectural interiors to autonomous vehicles, subway trains, and aircraft", said Jong-sun Park, Senior Vice President & Head of the Commercial Business Unit at LG Display.
It also features improved performance over previous year's panels. Limitations of MiniLED LCDAt the same time, the display manufacturer poured cold water on the idea that miniLED LCD TVs will challenge OLED TVs. The bigger LG Electronics organization is yet to completely disclose its 2021 scope of OLED TVs, yet as indicated by a report in Yonhap, it'll be utilizing "OLED evo" marking for the new boards in its 2021 "G1" series.More news: Did Olivia Wilde cheat on Jason Sudeikis with Harry Styles?