Update in Road To VR
It looks like the panels will be from LG. Will the future LG UltraGear VR use them?
Update (1:20 PM ET): More details have come to light – LG engineers will also be co-presenting with Google, possibly meaning LG will manufacture the displays. Here’s the full listing:
-Carlin Vieri, Grace Lee, Nikhil Balram Google LLC Mountain View CA US
-Sang Jung, Joon Yang, Soo Yoon, In Kang LG Display Co., Ltd. Seoul South Korea
“The world’s highest resolution (18 megapixel, 1443 ppi) OLED-on-glass display was developed. White OLED with color filter structure was used for high-density pixelization, and an n-type LTPS backplane was chosen for higher electron mobility compared to mobile phone displays. A custom high bandwidth driver IC was fabricated. Foveated driving logic for VR and AR applications was implemented.”