The 23.8-inch Intel WiDi solution-enabled LCD panel will debut at the 2013 Intel Developer Forum (IDF13 San Francisco) taking place September 10-12 in San Francisco.
Aggressive TV strategy Seperately, LG Electronics plans to expand the global rollout of its OLED TVs to several markets throughout Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the CIS region before the end of the year. Moreover, the company's 55- and 65-inch ULTRA HD TVs will be launched in 50 countries this year and LG will expand its strategic cooperative efforts with broadcasters to accelerate the growth of ULTRA HD content.
LG unveiled the world's largest ULTRA HD OLED TV at IFA. Spanning a total of 77 inches diagonally, the screen?s IMAX-like curvature fills the viewer's field of vision more completely than a flat-screen TV. The ULTRA HD CURVED OLED TV combines LG?s WRGB OLED and ULTRA HD technologies. LG will introduce its advanced ULTRA HD OLED TV technology to consumers in 2014.
LG's OLED TVs are already available in South Korea, the United States and Europe. More consumers will be able to experience LG's technology with the rollout of LG OLED TV in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the CIS region later this year. In order to quickly expand the OLED TV market, LG plans to sell its TVs not only in department stores and luxury retailers but also large consumer electronics chains with national networks.
The company will also complementits 55-inch CURVED OLED TV with the wall mountable GALLERY OLED TV. Furthermore, LG is developing OLED TVs with ULTRA HD picture quality in screen sizes greater than 70 inches.
LG's 55- and 65-inch ULTRA HD TV series are scheduled to launch in 50 countries before the end of 2014. These models feature HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) decoders, so no external decoding deviceis required.
LG will also expand the compatibility with web-based applications and by strengthening LG's involvement in the Smart TV Alliance.
The Korean company will also give users access to an even greater breadth of content via partnerships with content providers and broadcasters, including major European players, RAI and BSkyB. LG will also bolster its Smart TV game offerings with popular titles from noted publishers including Activision, Disney and even cloud-based gaming services.