If you’ve been wanting to upgrade your home theater with the addition of one of the best OLED TVs of huge size, seeing their prices may have made you immediately reconsider that idea. 77-inch, 83-inch, and 97-inch OLED TVs are significantly more expensive than most LED TVs of the same size. For example, the 97-inch LG G2 is priced at $25,000 / £25,000 / AU$48,000, which is clearly the most extreme.
And sadly that doesn’t seem to be changing any time soon. LG Display, the sole supplier of OLED panels used in the majority of OLED TVs sold, has confirmed that it will postpone plans to launch a ‘10.5G’ OLED manufacturing facility for FlatpanelsHD. (opens in new tab)The next-generation ‘10.5G’ factory technology is believed to be able to produce larger OLED TV panels cheaper, which will drive down the price of OLED.