What Is AMOLED Display?


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In today’s world every company wants to build their products better than other companies. In that race Displays are also important part which is used in various devices like Phones, tablets, Cameras, etc. These days AMOLED display Technology is gaining new customers and fans.

AMOLED Display Stands For:

AMOLED Displays are also known as with the name of active-matrix organic light-emitting diode which is used in Mobile Phones and Televisions mainly. AMOLED Display is  is a hybrid display technology that pairs the active matrix backplane from a traditional TFT display with an OLED display.

How AMOLED Display Works:

These displays are more fluidic, responsive and battery saving Displays. Its working ais different from all those displays present in the market like, LCD, TFT, IPS, etc.

An AMOLED display consists of an active matrix of OLED pixels that generate light (luminescence) upon delivering voltage to the cathode and anode materials. By stimulating the middle organic layer AMOLED pixels turn on and off more than three times faster than the speed of conventional motion picture film. Due to this simple construction, AMOLED screens can be extremely thin and don’t require a backlight.

In AMOLED Displays, word Pentile is also used, actually its technology which have just a single red, blue, and green sub pixel per actual pixel, penile displays have a RGBG sub pixel layout which has two green sub pixels for each red and blue.

AMOLED Displays Advantage:

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There are many advantages of this display. It advantages includes:

  • High Perceived Luminance
  • Contrast ratio
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • Fast Response
  • True Colours

AMOLED Display Marketing Terms:

Based on this technology various top notch Mobile Manufacturers like Samsung, HTC and Motorola use AMOLED Technology with some changes. Currently Samsung is using this technology to its vast extent with some variations:


  • Super AMOLED – Includes integrated digitizer
  • Super AMOLED Plus – Include PenTile RGBG pixel matrix
  • HD Super AMOLED –  Provides HD-resolution


  • Super AMOLED Advanced – higher resolution with brighter display
Except some advancements Nokia, HTC and LG  has also used this technology in their Smartphones.

AMOLED Display Usage:

Currently Most AMOLED Displays are used in the Mobiles and Tablets but now TV Market is also tilting towards this Technology of AMOLED Displays. TV sets made by using AMOLED Display technology are not budget friendly but its high resolution, thinness and all other aspects satisfy customers.  Again Samsung is actively using this technology in their TV sets. Even Camera Displays are now developed using AMOLED Displays.

SO guys if you want to pick AMOLED Display than without hesitating pick it up and Enjoy its features along with Pentile Technology.


Simranpal Singh
Simranpal Singhhttp://www.goandroid.co.in
Simran Singh lives in Chandigarh, India and has been an avid Android fan since its release. Beside from working as a writer at The Gadget Square, he also runs his own Android blog named GoAndroid.

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