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Sharp sticking to LCD guns amid global shift to OLEDs

Revived electronics company betting on success of 8K TVs

Sharp President Tai Jeng-wu speaks to reporters at the company's headquarters in Sakai, Japan.

OSAKA -- While others are pouring resources into organic light-emitting diode displays, Sharp is doubling down on good old liquid crystal displays.

But the Japan-based electronics maker, which has recovered under Taiwanese parent Foxconn, says that demand for ultrahigh-definition 8K televisions will make the bet pay off.

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