Monday, September 26, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Snapchat Introduces 'Spectacles' Camera-equipped Glasses, Changes Company name To Snap
Nvidia GPUs Could Return To Apple Macs
Lenovo Brings Fingerprint Authenticated Payments To Laptops
Report Cites Google, Salesforce Interest For Twitter
Dalian Wanda and Sony Enters Team Up in China Movie Business
Apple Develops Amazon Echo-Style Device
ALD Technology Chosen By Samsung, LG For Flexible OLEDs
TSMC To Use Different Processes And 3D Packages Across Future Design Platforms
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, October 31, 2005
Samsung to Start New LCD Line Output in April


Samsung will start producing liquid crystal display TV panels from its newest production line in April next year, the company said on Monday.

Analysts are concerned the LCD industry could face overcapacity next year as heavyweights like Samsung and LG.Philips LCD Co. Ltd. , the world's No.2 player, ramp up output.

The South Korean firm concluded the pilot test of Line 7-2, the second manufacturing line adopting so-called "seventh-generation" motherglass measuring 1.87-by-2.2 meters, the company said in a statement.

The line will produce 45,000 substrates, from which eight 40-inch panels can be produced, per month starting April. Samsung has earlier said it would start mass production from the line in the first half of 2006.

It will boost production further in the second half to reach the line's full capacity of 90,000 substrates per month.

Samsung, also the world's biggest memory chip maker, invested 4.13 trillion won on the second seventh-generation line.

The company already runs Line 7-1 jointly with Sony, which produces 60,000 substrates per month.

Bigger glass plates allow LCD makers to get more panels from one plate, boosting productivity and lowering production costs.

The president of Samsung's LCD business, Lee Sang-wan, earlier in October predicted the global LCD TV market would balloon to at least 100 million units in 2010, from an estimated 15 to 20 million this year.

Samsung has said it is planning to build an eighth-generation line next year.


Previous
Next
New Xbox Set For Slow Start        All News        BenQ Launches Projector Featuring 10000:1 Contrast ratio
IRiver to Work on WiBro Portable Game Player     Consumer Electronics News      BenQ Launches Projector Featuring 10000:1 Contrast ratio

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Says Battery Not Related To Note 7 Fire Reports in China
Samsung Narrows Gap With Intel In Semiconductor Industry Ranking
How to Identify the New Galaxy Note7
Samsung Sells Stakes in ASML, Seagate, Rambus and Sharp
Samsung's Recall For The Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones In Official In The U.S.
Samsung's Software "Fix" For Galaxy Note 7 Limits Battery Recharges
HP To Buy Samsung's Printer Business For $1.05 billion
Samsung Urges Galaxy Note7 Users To Immediately Bring Their Phones For Replacement
US, Japan Aviation Authorities Warn Against Using Samsung Galaxy Note 7 On Planes
Samsung to Sell Stake in Chip Equipment Maker ASML
Five Samsung C-Lab Projects are Rethinking the Future
Samsung To Replace Current Note7 Devices Due To Overheating Issues

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .