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Displays Journal
May 25, 2016
Plastic and flexible OLED displays market to reach $18bn by 2020

Plastic and flexible OLED displays market to reach $18bn by 2020

IDTechEx Research has just released new forecasts for the OLED display market.
Displays Journal
Apr 19, 2016
OLED lighting: will it eventually disrupt or fade away?

OLED lighting: will it eventually disrupt or fade away?

The OLED lighting technology faced a difficult challenge since the very beginning in the shape of inorganic LEDs.
Displays Journal
Mar 14, 2016
Why Samsung will re-enter the OLED TV market

Why Samsung will re-enter the OLED TV market

LG Display is currently the only manufacturer of large OLED panels. But it is not just the rivalry with LG that will drive Samsung to invest in OLED production capacity.
Displays Journal
Aug 4, 2015
Plastic OLED display capacity ramps up & glass-based OLEDs downgraded

Plastic OLED display capacity ramps up & glass-based OLEDs downgraded

IDTechEx Research recently revised its forecast for OLED displays. Dr Guillaume Chansin, lead author of the IDTechEx report OLED Display Forecasts 2015-2025: The Rise of Plastic and Flexible Displays explains why.
Displays Journal
May 15, 2015
Last men standing in OLED lighting

Last men standing in OLED lighting

The OLED lighting market has consolidated in the past year.
Displays Journal
Apr 8, 2015
Flexible barrier technologies: material and deposition options

Flexible barrier technologies: material and deposition options

Back in 2013, we witnessed the launch by Samsung and LG of the first AMOLED displays deposited on plastic substrates, and the first efforts to encapsulate plastic and flexible displays that IDTechEx is forecasting will become more than a $16bn dollar market in the next 5 years.
Displays Journal
Jan 26, 2015
Metal oxide backplanes are gaining commercial ground

Metal oxide backplanes are gaining commercial ground

The metal oxide backplane technology has many clear advantages.
Displays Journal
Sep 3, 2014
Niche applications to help OLED lighting market reach $1.9 billion

Niche applications to help OLED lighting market reach $1.9 billion

In the new report OLED Lighting Opportunities 2014-2025: Forecasts, Technologies, Players External Link IDTechEx has assessed the technology and markets for OLEDs in the lighting sector. We find that the market will be slow to take off until 2019-20 but will reach $1.9 billion in 2025.
Displays Journal
Aug 13, 2014
Progress with Printed Electronics

Progress with Printed Electronics

In this article we focus on the current status of the main printed electronics technologies for components in consumer goods and healthcare applications, providing for each one market drivers, case studies and key suppliers, cost structures and challenges.
Displays Journal
Apr 10, 2014
Plastic Logic shows a flexible OLED display for wearable devices

Plastic Logic shows a flexible OLED display for wearable devices

Plastic Logic demonstrated a flexible AMOLED display at Printed Electronics Europe, an event organised by IDTechEx. The flexible device is the direct result of a recently announced collaboration with Novaled, a supplier of OLED materials.
Displays Journal
May 29, 2013
OLED vs LED lighting: Is there room for OLED lighting?

OLED vs LED lighting: Is there room for OLED lighting?

IDTechEx Research finds that in its "most likely" forecasts scenario OLED lighting will become a $1.3 billion market in 2023 - equating to 1.3% of the market size of LED lighting at that time.
Displays Journal
Mar 27, 2013
OLEDs and the beginning of the end for LCDs

OLEDs and the beginning of the end for LCDs

LCD panel makers in Taiwan, Japan and Korea have been suffering. Despite the growing demand for LCDs the high number of panel makers and new competition from China has resulted in tough price competition for panel makers, to the point that many panel makers are no longer profitable.
Displays Journal
Feb 20, 2013
The latest on the $10 Billion 2013 OLED market - all at OLEDs LIVE!

The latest on the $10 Billion 2013 OLED market - all at OLEDs LIVE!

Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs) are coming in three waves.
Displays Journal
Dec 5, 2012
Are IGZO backplanes the answer for the display industry?

Are IGZO backplanes the answer for the display industry?

New drivers are opening up new frontiers in the display industry, resulting in technological innovation and the expansion and diversification of the market. This article summaries some of these recent developments and research from IDTechEx's brand new report "Metal Oxide TFT Backplanes for Displays 2013-2018: Analysis, Trends, Markets."
Displays Journal
Aug 20, 2012
Flexible barriers: A $1 billion opportunity by 2022

Flexible barriers: A $1 billion opportunity by 2022

As more and more flexible devices are becoming available, the need for better performing barriers and encapsulation materials at lower cost points intensifies.
Displays Journal
Jul 11, 2012
ITO alternatives to gain speed in the $2 billion TCF market

ITO alternatives to gain speed in the $2 billion TCF market

Today, only one type of film - Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) - is used for almost all transparent conductive films with a market size of over $2 billion this year.
Displays Journal
Jul 3, 2012
OLED lighting is still in its infancy

OLED lighting is still in its infancy

Recently IDTechEx attended the solid-state lighting workshop in San Jose, California.
Displays Journal
Jun 27, 2012
Exploring Opportunities for Printed Electronics in East Asia

Exploring Opportunities for Printed Electronics in East Asia

There have been three billion-dollar success stories in printed and organic electronics so far - and in each Asia has been a key driving factor.
Displays Journal
Mar 28, 2012
Touch screen market to reach $14 billion in 2012

Touch screen market to reach $14 billion in 2012

Shipment of tablets with touch screen technology is expected to reach 100 million units in 2012.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Printed and potentially printed electronics reach $9.4 billion in 2012

Printed and potentially printed electronics reach $9.4 billion in 2012

This includes devices not yet printed today but which are moving towards being printed. Of this market, 30% of the devices studied are made predominately by printing, and 6% are on a non-rigid substrate.
Displays Journal
May 25, 2016
Plastic and flexible OLED displays market to reach $18bn by 2020

Plastic and flexible OLED displays market to reach $18bn by 2020

IDTechEx Research has just released new forecasts for the OLED display market.
Displays Journal
Mar 14, 2016
Why Samsung will re-enter the OLED TV market

Why Samsung will re-enter the OLED TV market

LG Display is currently the only manufacturer of large OLED panels. But it is not just the rivalry with LG that will drive Samsung to invest in OLED production capacity.
Displays Journal
May 15, 2015
Last men standing in OLED lighting

Last men standing in OLED lighting

The OLED lighting market has consolidated in the past year.
Displays Journal
Jan 26, 2015
Metal oxide backplanes are gaining commercial ground

Metal oxide backplanes are gaining commercial ground

The metal oxide backplane technology has many clear advantages.
Displays Journal
Aug 13, 2014
Progress with Printed Electronics

Progress with Printed Electronics

In this article we focus on the current status of the main printed electronics technologies for components in consumer goods and healthcare applications, providing for each one market drivers, case studies and key suppliers, cost structures and challenges.
Displays Journal
May 29, 2013
OLED vs LED lighting: Is there room for OLED lighting?

OLED vs LED lighting: Is there room for OLED lighting?

IDTechEx Research finds that in its "most likely" forecasts scenario OLED lighting will become a $1.3 billion market in 2023 - equating to 1.3% of the market size of LED lighting at that time.
Displays Journal
Feb 20, 2013
The latest on the $10 Billion 2013 OLED market - all at OLEDs LIVE!

The latest on the $10 Billion 2013 OLED market - all at OLEDs LIVE!

Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs) are coming in three waves.
Displays Journal
Aug 20, 2012
Flexible barriers: A $1 billion opportunity by 2022

Flexible barriers: A $1 billion opportunity by 2022

As more and more flexible devices are becoming available, the need for better performing barriers and encapsulation materials at lower cost points intensifies.
Displays Journal
Jul 3, 2012
OLED lighting is still in its infancy

OLED lighting is still in its infancy

Recently IDTechEx attended the solid-state lighting workshop in San Jose, California.
Displays Journal
Mar 28, 2012
Touch screen market to reach $14 billion in 2012

Touch screen market to reach $14 billion in 2012

Shipment of tablets with touch screen technology is expected to reach 100 million units in 2012.
Displays Journal
Apr 19, 2016
OLED lighting: will it eventually disrupt or fade away?

OLED lighting: will it eventually disrupt or fade away?

The OLED lighting technology faced a difficult challenge since the very beginning in the shape of inorganic LEDs.
Displays Journal
Aug 4, 2015
Plastic OLED display capacity ramps up & glass-based OLEDs downgraded

Plastic OLED display capacity ramps up & glass-based OLEDs downgraded

IDTechEx Research recently revised its forecast for OLED displays. Dr Guillaume Chansin, lead author of the IDTechEx report OLED Display Forecasts 2015-2025: The Rise of Plastic and Flexible Displays explains why.
Displays Journal
Apr 8, 2015
Flexible barrier technologies: material and deposition options

Flexible barrier technologies: material and deposition options

Back in 2013, we witnessed the launch by Samsung and LG of the first AMOLED displays deposited on plastic substrates, and the first efforts to encapsulate plastic and flexible displays that IDTechEx is forecasting will become more than a $16bn dollar market in the next 5 years.
Displays Journal
Sep 3, 2014
Niche applications to help OLED lighting market reach $1.9 billion

Niche applications to help OLED lighting market reach $1.9 billion

In the new report OLED Lighting Opportunities 2014-2025: Forecasts, Technologies, Players External Link IDTechEx has assessed the technology and markets for OLEDs in the lighting sector. We find that the market will be slow to take off until 2019-20 but will reach $1.9 billion in 2025.
Displays Journal
Apr 10, 2014
Plastic Logic shows a flexible OLED display for wearable devices

Plastic Logic shows a flexible OLED display for wearable devices

Plastic Logic demonstrated a flexible AMOLED display at Printed Electronics Europe, an event organised by IDTechEx. The flexible device is the direct result of a recently announced collaboration with Novaled, a supplier of OLED materials.
Displays Journal
Mar 27, 2013
OLEDs and the beginning of the end for LCDs

OLEDs and the beginning of the end for LCDs

LCD panel makers in Taiwan, Japan and Korea have been suffering. Despite the growing demand for LCDs the high number of panel makers and new competition from China has resulted in tough price competition for panel makers, to the point that many panel makers are no longer profitable.
Displays Journal
Dec 5, 2012
Are IGZO backplanes the answer for the display industry?

Are IGZO backplanes the answer for the display industry?

New drivers are opening up new frontiers in the display industry, resulting in technological innovation and the expansion and diversification of the market. This article summaries some of these recent developments and research from IDTechEx's brand new report "Metal Oxide TFT Backplanes for Displays 2013-2018: Analysis, Trends, Markets."
Displays Journal
Jul 11, 2012
ITO alternatives to gain speed in the $2 billion TCF market

ITO alternatives to gain speed in the $2 billion TCF market

Today, only one type of film - Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) - is used for almost all transparent conductive films with a market size of over $2 billion this year.
Displays Journal
Jun 27, 2012
Exploring Opportunities for Printed Electronics in East Asia

Exploring Opportunities for Printed Electronics in East Asia

There have been three billion-dollar success stories in printed and organic electronics so far - and in each Asia has been a key driving factor.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Printed and potentially printed electronics reach $9.4 billion in 2012

Printed and potentially printed electronics reach $9.4 billion in 2012

This includes devices not yet printed today but which are moving towards being printed. Of this market, 30% of the devices studied are made predominately by printing, and 6% are on a non-rigid substrate.
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