This may be the excuse that people with 5 year old plasma's need to to upgrade their TV's. With the dramatic drop in prices this last year, it'll be interesting to see if these can be cost competitive.
Early OLED lifetime issues were related to moisture ingress, and making truly displays hermetically sealed over the long term is normally very expensive. Is Samsung's OLED process now moisture-insensitive or have they improved the sealing?
I would be interested to hear more...
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