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LG eyes wearable potential for stretchable, twistable display

Film-like, micro-LED technology could also be used in cars and clothes, company says

The twistable display has a stretchability of about 20%, LG Display says. (Photo courtesy of LG Display)

SEOUL -- LG Display has developed a film-like display that the South Korean company says can be pulled, folded and twisted without any distortion to high-resolution images.

The display has a stretchability of about 20% thanks to a substrate made of the same kind of material used in soft contact lenses, the company said Tuesday, calling the stretch factor an industry first.

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