LG has opened pre-orders for the world’s first OLED-TV with a curved screen. TV panel will be made in the form of a semi-circle and have a diagonal of 55 inches. Sales of the device will begin in June 2013.
55EA9800 model will have a curved display and weigh 17 kg. Thickness TV receiver in the portion where the screen will be only 4.3 mm. Promise also reinforced carbon body – in case of possible falls. As is the case with the IMAX-theater systems, the device curved corners are needed in order to amplify the effects of the presence and communion is happening on-screen action.
TV sales will begin in the U.S. market. Will sell it directly to 14,000 stores for about $13,500, almost $3,500 more expensive model with a screen diagonal of the same, but without the curved surface. TV stands on a transparent base, which are built the same transparent thin film dynamics.
The emergence of LG 55EA9800 – a perfect illustration of how quickly manufacturers of television equipment disillusioned with technology 3D, as now looking for opportunities for the industry in other ways.