Quantum Rail Tech Promises Ultra High-Color Phone Displays
Nanosys and LG Innotek recently announced an agreement to jointly develop new displays for mobile phones. LG Innotek, which is LG's display manufacturing unit, has agreed to use Nanosys' quantum dot phosphors for use in displays. The major improvements offered by this display technology is a dramatic increase in the number of colors supported on a display, as well as a reduction in power needs. Nanosys and LG Innotek didn't say when this technology would be implemented into LG or other handsets.
LG Innotek Devises Under-the-Glass Fingerprint Sensor
May 2, 2016
LG Innotek revealed a new fingerprint sensor that works through glass, allowing LG and other smartphone makers to create devices free from buttons. LG Innotek was able to do this by carving a small furrow out of the back side of the glass.
LG Debuts Wireless Charging Pad
Oct 12, 2016
LG Innotek today announced the Quick Wireless Charging Pad, a way for smartphone owners to rapidly charge their mobile devices. The Quick Wireless Charging Pad relies on the Wireless Power Consortium, or Qi, wireless charging spec and supplies 15 W of power.
Snapdragon 845 Boasts Advanced Imaging Tools and AI Smarts
Dec 6, 2017
Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon 845 mobile platform, its flagship system-on-a-chip for 2018. Qualcomm expects the module to form the core of next year's top smartphones, which it will endow with multimedia smarts for both audio and video.
Android Wear to Gain Android 8 Oreo Notification Dots
Jan 25, 2018
Google today updated the Android Wear SDK for developers and revealed several new features that are headed to its smartwatch platform later this year. Primarily, Android Wear will add a notification indicator to all watch faces.