What is Amoled screen/display ?

AMOLED display is a new and advanced display which is being used by companies like Samsung, LG, etc. in their mobile phones, notebook, and LCD TV displays.

AMOLED means (Active-matrix organic light-emitting diode) display consists of OLED pixels that have been deposited or integrated onto a thin film transistor (TFT). Amoled screens are ultra thin, ultra bright and doesn’t require a backlight to work.

An amoled display consumes less power and offers a high refresh rate with superior image quality. They are flexible and unbreakable in nature.

Samsung explains Super Amoled Screen

Comparison between a TFT and Amoled display


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2 Responses

  1. Jessica says:

    I’m planning to get a new phone and one of its specs say, AMOLED. Really don’t have any idea what it means and I “googled” it.
    This is really a very informative post!

    Keep it up!

  1. August 28, 2010

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