World’s first ‘transparent’ TV is here

Mi TV Lux Transparent Edition

Xiaomi launches transparent 55inch OLED TV, costs over 6000 euros

Xiaomi claims its new premium Mi TV to offer 150000:1 static contrast ratio, infinite dynamic contrast ratio, and rich blacks. LG has its own transparent OLED digital signage, the 55EW5F-A, which the Mi TV LUX OLED Transparent Edition is likely based on considering they have almost identical specs.

Talking about features and design, the newly launched Mi TV comes with a 55-inch transparent OLED panel with a 120Hz screen refresh rate.

Xiaomi has used a MediaTek 9650 custom-made TV chip for the MI TV Lux Transparent Edition. This TV also supports Dolby Atmos for great sound experience. There's also the support for Always-On display. The overall weight of the Mi TV Lux Transparent Edition is 24.96kg.

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So is the Mi TV LUX Transparent Edition a revolutionary product for people's homes, or a glorified digital mall sign? When the TV is turned off, it looks like a mere glass display.

Transparent exhibit technological innovation isn't particularly new. Chances are, you may have already come across one on a shop display or some other use on a public display.

The question we have is what sacrifices may have been made to picture quality in order to create the TV's transparent look?

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The TV's transparency is down to two major factors. As a matter of fact, Mi TV LUX is the world's first mass-produced transparent TV. It is remarkably most likely Xiaomi is applying a transparent panel from LG, as the latter has been operating on this for a while now. OLED screens generally use a reflective cathode layer, which takes away their ability to be transparent. Linus Tech Tips had an in-depth video on this a year ago based on a prototype by LG.

If you thought things would not get any weirder after thousands of tech out there, well, see for yourself. Depending on the area lighting, the picture on the screen could be influenced to a various diploma and it nearly certainly would not be the ideal strategy to preserve it in front of a window or in a tremendous dazzling place. This type of TV is more geared towards aesthetics than a practical family or video enthusiast usage.

The newly launched TV costs RMB 49,999 (5.37 lakhs approximately) and it will go on sale in the country at 10AM on August 16.

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Formal sales get started at 10am on the 16th August in Beijing (3pm BST, 10pm ET) - when you will find formal pricing for the United kingdom, USA and Australia, we'll let you know.

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