Previous reports have made it clear that LG Display is looking to set up OLED factories to cater to the demand from various smartphone OEMs. The company will reportedly be investing up to $13.5 billion to set up its OLED factory. However, that investment alone would not be enough and analysts predicted that the company would require financial support from an external party in setting up the factory.
LG’s Revised UltraFine 5K Monitor With Improved Shielding Now Free From Any Wi-Fi Interference Issues
LG’s revised 5K UltraFine USB-C monitor has been discovered to be free from any Wi-Fi interference issue that plagued its initial units. The revised models come with better shielding that help block radiowaves from interfereing with its functionality.
There’s more to the Mobile World Congress than just flagship Android phone launches. The congress gives us a glimpse at the technologies that future mobile devices will integrate, or pursue to integrate, in the next few months and years.
The LG-branded external UltraFine 5K display was first introduced alongside the late-2016 MacBook Pro lineup.
Last year, Apple announced a partnership with LG that would see the latter company rolling out 4K and 5K displays under the UltraFine brand.
Apple has clarified through a support document published on its website that LG’s latest UltraFine 5K display works at a lower resolution when used with older Macs. Only the company’s latest MacBook Pro lineup are capable of driving the monitor at 5K resolution. This includes the 2016 MacBook Pro without Touch Bar and Touch ID as well.
After Apple announced the new MacBook Pro lineup, and took time on stage to promote a display lineup from LG, there were obvious questions about a future standalone display from the company itself.
A report from The Korea Economic Daily reports that LG Innotek is working closely with Apple to create a camera module that allows for 3D photography. The 3D camera system will make use of LG Innotek’s dual camera system, and it will likely find its place inside Apple’s 2017 iPhone.
At yesterday’s “Hello Again” event, Apple unveiled a brand new 15-inch MacBook Pro that can run up to four 4K external displays at the same time.
At today’s MacBook Pro-focused event, the company also happened to show off, and promote, a new external display from LG.