In keeping with its annual tradition, LG Display is preparing to showcase some new display technology demos for CES 2021, with the latest focus on showing how transparent OLED can fit in the time of pandemics. The Korean company is setting up some physical demos for its online showroom, where the most interesting (so far) is a restaurant scene with a 55-inch transparent OLED screen on the sushi bar. Diners can browse the menu or enjoy videos on the big screen, while also watching chefs prepare food behind this futuristic hygienic partition thanks to 40 percent transparency. By comparison, the transparent LCD offers only 1
In another demo, the company will place the same 55-inch transparent OLED panel at the end of a “smart bed” so that the user can enjoy watching videos up close from the comfort of the bed, without the panel blocking a view of the rest of the bedroom. . Similarly, the display unit has “Cinematic Sound OLED (CSO)” speakers built into the main body, so no external speakers are required. With the click of a button, the transparent screen can partially or completely protrude into the main body, with the previous mode still allowing it to display information such as time and weather. Since the device is mounted on wheels, you can also slide it to other rooms and enjoy the same visual benefits.