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LG has sent out a press release this evening that is going to get more than a few people excited — especially fans of big, beautiful screens on their smartphones. They unwrapped the first QHD (Quad High Definition, not the qHD of old) 5.5-inch 2560 x 1440 display.

LG says the panel, which is only 1.21mm thick, will have a minimum bezel of 1.2mm. This makes the new display 12 percent thinner compared to the 5.2-inch display they showed off on the LG G2 last month. The panel will also be significantly brighter, checking in at 430 nits. And for all you resolution-junkies, this works out to a whopping 538ppi.

The resolution race on mobile device have finally gone insane tongue.gif Won't be too long until we see a 4K Tablet screen biggrin.gif
Edited by sherlock - 8/20/13 at 9:31pm
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That's just crazy. Imagine the gpu bogging down from the immense pixel pushing...
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I'm confused as to how this is QuadHD if 4k (4 times 1080p/4 times HD) is 3840 × 2160.
People need to stop making up names for resolutions and stick to one thing.
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I'm confused as to how this is QuadHD if 4k (4 times 1080p/4 times HD) is 3840 × 2160.
People need to stop making up names for resolutions and stick to one thing.

720p is HD, hence why 1440p is QHD, 1080p is Full HD, 4K/2160p is UHD.
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IDK about this announcement. Whenever a company releases something they say is the best theyve got and then say they have something better, i get insulted. It's like they're selling me old tech.

This is how I felt after the Tegra 4 release only to find out they already have a Tegra 5.
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I'm confused as to how this is QuadHD if 4k (4 times 1080p/4 times HD) is 3840 × 2160.
People need to stop making up names for resolutions and stick to one thing.

this.
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occulus needs to get in contact with these guys that would take the rift to a whole new level......
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overkill...even 720p display in a sub 5inch screen loos pixel free
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overkill...even 720p display in a sub 5inch screen loos pixel free
No it doesn't....
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But we wont see this in a phone until at least Q2/3 2014. Probably more like Q4 2014 or Q1 2015.
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