LG Intros Large-Screen OLED and Google TV
LG, during its kickoff press conference at 2012 CES, announced a 55-inch OLED TV scheduled for shipment in the third quarter, an LG Google TV, a new line of premium TVs, as well as new interfaces and connected services for its video and appliance lines.
The 55-inch class OLED HDTV has a contrast ratio of over 100,000,000:1, 50times greater than that of LED/LCD display panels, a proprietary TRIPLE XD Engine with Dynamic Color Enhancer, as well as a Contrast Optimizer and Resolution Upscaler for fine tuning the TV's on-screen details. The TV measures about 4mm thin and weighs 16.5 pounds. LG has not set a price.