Cheaper OLED 4K TVs may be on the way as LG finally gets some real competition

Cheaper OLED 4K TVs may be on the way as LG finally gets some real competition

Cheaper OLED 4K TVs may be on the way as LG finally gets some real competition

The best hope yet for a future price drop in OLED TVs has just arrived, promising a price battle. Chinese display manufacturer BOE has announced it will release panels for the home market, starting with a 95-inch 8K OLED TV with a 120Hz refresh rate… but a new report says the manufacturing giant is preparing a total of five OLED TV panels from 55 inches to 95 inches.

According to the Korean newspaper Biz Chosun (via FlatpanelsHD (opens in new tab)), BOE’s new OLED offering is expected to enter production soon, with expected delivery of around 300,000 units this year — a figure equivalent to more than 5% of the current OLED TV panel market.