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Foldable OLED production for Google Pixel scheduled to start in October

Foldable OLED production for Google Pixel scheduled to start in October

One of the more anticipated Google smartphones is the rumored Pixel Fold. One of the key components enabling that device is a screen produced by Samsung Display. A new report has surfaced that says Samsung Display will begin production of the folding OLED panel for Google starting in October. Google isn't the only smartphone manufacturer who will receive the folding screens from Samsung.

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Google foldable phone allegedly confirmed in an industry report

Google foldable phone allegedly confirmed in an industry report

Although they haven't sold like pancakes, probably because of their expensive price tags, it seems that foldables and other unconventional form factors like rollables are slowly but surely become ordinary parts of the mobile industry. Even Apple is rumored to be working on one but that might still be years away. Just as surprising, Google hasn't taken a backseat to this development heavily pushed by Samsung and has, in fact, been working with the phone maker to prepare Android for foldable devices. That might be because Google itself is working on a foldable phone of its own and it will also need Samsung help to make it.

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Nintendo Switch “Pro” release tipped by Halloween

Nintendo Switch “Pro” release tipped by Halloween

The next Nintendo Switch was tipped for release in the year 2021, complete with a higher price and replacement plans for the original. The Nintendo Switch Lite is tipped to remain available at the same time as the new Nintendo Switch, while the original device is planned for retirement over an extended period of time.

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Nintendo Switch Pro named by UDC with new screen

Nintendo Switch Pro named by UDC with new screen

The new Nintendo Switch Pro hasn't yet been confirmed by Nintendo, but that didn't stop the UDC from spilling the beans on their latest investors call. As noted by Steven V. Abramson, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director for the Universal Display Corporation, suggested that "Nintendo has selected an OLED screen for the new Switch Pro."

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Nintendo Switch Pro could have a larger Samsung OLED screen

Nintendo Switch Pro could have a larger Samsung OLED screen

Despite the arrival of the Xbox Series X|S and the PlayStation 5, sales of the Nintendo Switch and its games have remained strong. That, however, will not last forever and Nintendo will need to up its Switch game sooner or later. That indeed might be later, at least in the second half of the year, with a new Switch model that could have a larger screen using Samsung OLED technology but the rumored specs that go along with what could be a Switch Pro might leave some feeling a bit conflicted.

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Galaxy S21 Ultra packs Samsung’s new low-power OLED display

Galaxy S21 Ultra packs Samsung’s new low-power OLED display

Samsung has announced a low-power OLED display for smartphones, the same one found in the company's new Galaxy S21 Ultra handset. The company says this new smartphone display features its 'just-developed' organic material that offers an a drastically improved luminous efficiency when compared to Samsung's past OLED offerings.

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Samsung Display will mass-produce the first 90Hz OLED laptop screens

Samsung Display will mass-produce the first 90Hz OLED laptop screens

Samsung Display has announced that it will mass-produce the world's first 90Hz OLED laptops starting in Q1 of 2021. Initially, the company will produce "very large quantities" of 14-inch 90Hz OLED displays aimed at laptops and notebooks. According to Samsung Displaying CEO Joo Sun Choi, the screens will start production in March.

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