New OLED material breakthrough could mean cheaper OLED TVs

New research coming out of the Department of Chemistry at Pusan National University, Korea, could have a big impact on the future of OLED TV production, with the net result being a drop in OLED TV prices as new, more economical materials are introduced.

The best OLED TVs are a go-to option for movie fans and gamers alike due to their crisp, high-contrast pictures with deep, detail-packed blacks. And while competing QLED models frequently show up on our list of the best 4K TVs due to more recent enhancements like mini-LED backlighting, the willingness on the part of many to pay the generally higher prices that OLED TVs command is a testament to the display tech’s popularity.