When it comes to digital display tech, you’ll likely hear of three major terms: LCD, LED, and Plasma. You see of a lot of TVs, for example, bear these tags at your local appliance dealers. But have you ever heard of OLED before?
While it may sound like entirely new tech, OLED really isn’t that novel. It has been in the consumer electronics market for the past 14 years in some form or another, particularly for mobile phones. Times have changed, however, and OLED has already conquered TV sets from Samsung’s to LG’s, as well as offerings from various LCD display module manufacturers like Microtips Technology. However, what makes OLED better than a typical LED or LCD TV?