Confirmed: LG V30 to Feature Industry's First-Ever OLED Full Vision Display

LG's V-series of phones were previously only available in the U.S., however, after mounting competition and drops in market share, LG is looking at establishing its V brand in the United Kingdom and Europe. However, as the tech giant did not indicate what variant will get this treatment, but it is anticipated to be the LG V30 Android smartphone. And thanks to the plastic OLED (P-OLED) panel, LG said there would be no burn-in problems like those found in some OLED displays, while also allowing curved edges (below). The top-most and bottom-most bezels will be shrunk by 20% and 50% on the V30 respectively.

The last time an OLED panel was fitted onto a LG phone was the G Flex 2 and the display technology is being favored again for the V30. Furthermore, the display will cover 109 percent of the DCI-P3 colour space, support HDR10 and has reportedly been built with VR performance in mind.

Also, it's going to be the same 2:1 aspect ratio that the panel would be adhering to, which means the same basic longish design for the V30 as it has been with the G6.

LG has announced that the V30 will be their first device to feature a Plastic OLED FullVision Display. "Today, LG has officially confirmed that it will be extending its OLED leadership expertise from TVs to its mobile devices with a 6" P-OLED display on the V30.

Well, screens are becoming a battleground for this year's flagship smartphones, with the next iPhone rumored to be packing one. The LG logo has been moved to the back of the handset, giving it a clean appearance from the front. The display will be further protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 that incorporates shatter-resistant technology.

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An LG official also hinted at more drastic curvature of the side edges to offer more immersive viewing and better grip.

Alegged render of the LG V30.

One highlight of the flagship V series from LG was its secondary display.

The device is also said to incorporate enhanced audio experience, military standard protection, IP68 water resistance, Daydream support and a fingerprint sensor. More important, LG claims that placing the pixels on a plastic substrate is much stronger than a glass base.

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