The price of OLED-TV LG 55-inch screen at 9 or 7.9 million won thousands of dollars, according to The Verge blog with a link to the South Korean business newspaper Maeil .
According to the newspaper, LG will officially present the TV during the Cannes Film Festival, which will be held in France from 16 to 27 May. Representatives of this information has not yet confirmed.
Originally planned to release the LG TV in the second half of the year, but later changed the decision. The device will go on sale before the summer Olympics, which is expected to trigger demand for televisions.
OLED-TV from LG announced at CES 2012 in January. The device has the largest screen of OLED-TV series. At the same time with the LG 55-inch model shown at the exhibition Samsung ; price for it has not yet announced.
OLED screens (organic light emitting diode, OLED) do not require a backlight. Because of this, obtain thinner TVs (model LG has 4 mm in thickness) and consume less power. From LCD TVs and their features more contrasting picture and wider viewing angles.
The first OLED-TV, 11-inch Sony XEL-1 went on sale in 2008. The price for it amounted to 2.5 thousand dollars.