The Rollable OLED TV: The Potential is Real!

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  • Published on Jan 9, 2019
  • A rolled-up TV in a box seems pretty weird at first... This is dope tech with potential! This is the LG OLED TV R.
    Alternate title - The LG Rollable OLED TV: March Rollout? 😵
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  • Jason B
    Jason B Day ago

    Im not impressed . I want a tv so thin i can hang like a poster. With bluetooth 10.0, wireless 8k signal transmission and wireless electricity power. Until miss me with this fuckin worthless piece of shit garbage. Basically the same shit as laser disc.

  • Sauce M’geeser
    Sauce M’geeser 4 days ago

    1980 Zenith Space Command: Am I a joke to you?

  • Tech Centric
    Tech Centric 6 days ago +2

    Anyone from the AirUnleashed Video?

  • Bobspineable
    Bobspineable 6 days ago +1

    Shortest MKBHD video of the year so far.

  • RobertsDigital
    RobertsDigital 9 days ago

    This looks way cooler than curved TV

    • G2 LTT
      G2 LTT 4 days ago

      Rollable curved tv

  • Rajiv Sahoo
    Rajiv Sahoo 14 days ago

    Can it be mounted on wall and rolling from the top ?? Wd be cool..

  • SickMiner
    SickMiner 17 days ago

    What’s funny is that about 10 years ago, we were still using CRT TVs.

    • SickMiner
      SickMiner 3 days ago

      Your a dick

    • G2 LTT
      G2 LTT 3 days ago

      SickMiner yeah sureee mr “what’s funny”

    • SickMiner
      SickMiner 3 days ago

      It’s not a joke..

    • G2 LTT
      G2 LTT 4 days ago

      Hahahahaha wait it isn't funny

  • Scott Steele
    Scott Steele 26 days ago

    This looks amazing...but! Has it been stress tested, how many folds and unfolds until a fault? Can it remain completely unfolded indefinitely? Wht kind of physical tolerance checks has it gone through? Then there is how many organs i probably need to sell to buy it.

  • stev6963
    stev6963 Month ago

    Man that looks beautiful...

  • FoKidz
    FoKidz Month ago

    I hope this is not insanely expensive.literally this is the only tv that will functionally work in terms of design in our living room full of windows.

    • G2 LTT
      G2 LTT 4 days ago

      Well of course it gonna be expensive but if many people buy it and it was being a mass production then it could be cheaper

  • chilliman07
    chilliman07 Month ago

    You need one. Your wallpaper TV is old tech now 😁

  • GamerTag
    GamerTag 2 months ago

    Remember back to the future 2 where they had a tv that rolled up. Well now it’s real

  • Technical sonu
    Technical sonu 2 months ago

    give model number

  • Technical sonu
    Technical sonu 2 months ago

    What is model number

  • Daniel Stevenson
    Daniel Stevenson 3 months ago

    The aspect ratio height change suggestion tends to be almost redundant to apply in the case of a TV because there are no unsightly bars one 21:9 movies because the pixels that aren't in use will just turn off because it's an OLED panel.

  • MICHGO1
    MICHGO1 3 months ago

    LG'S OLED'S ARE STUNNING. I'VE HAD A CURVED 55" FOR OVER TWO YEARS AND I'M STILL THRILLED WITH IT.
    THIS SEEMS TO TAKE UP MORE SPACE THAN A STATIC TV. A CURVED SCREEN IS A LOT COOLER THAN A BOX WHEN IT'S OFF.

  • judge Jung
    judge Jung 3 months ago

    I want same type small size.

  • Tounsi Behi
    Tounsi Behi 3 months ago +1

    Lg the king of tv's .

  • Black Orfice
    Black Orfice 3 months ago

    Who even watches TV

    • G2 LTT
      G2 LTT 4 days ago

      Normal people

  • Aram Gaboudian, Realtor, Keller Williams Realty

    Great for people with views from their hillside or beachfront homes with large windows and no wall space for mounting.

  • Haeli Kim
    Haeli Kim 3 months ago

    Wow.. amazing.. good job LG

  • Omizuke
    Omizuke 3 months ago

    I had thought the same thing about the aspect ratio. It would be great if it would shrink if the content is 21:9 and such.

  • Ed Vincent Calaguas
    Ed Vincent Calaguas 3 months ago

    The only useful I can see this is to hide tv from toddlers and prevent them from breaking that very thin smart tv.

  • Kunta Kinte
    Kunta Kinte 3 months ago

    it is a disadvantage if you need to switch on the tv urgently....
    gotta wait for it to unfold...

    • Kunta Kinte
      Kunta Kinte 3 months ago

      touche

    • Rand0mN0rwegianGuy
      Rand0mN0rwegianGuy 3 months ago +1

      Kunta Kinte You don't have to close it every time you're finished watching though, you can just leave it open.

  • Amaracea
    Amaracea 3 months ago

    Can’t wait for them to apply this to tablets and phones. So disappointed in Samsung right now for going foldable when they’re the ones that came up with the rollable idea in the first place...

  • Harold Yun
    Harold Yun 3 months ago

    Scaled down, this may be a better version of the “foldable” phone

  • Lee Silva
    Lee Silva 3 months ago +1

    Literally obsessed‼️‼️‼️‼️‼️

  • Barry Shaw
    Barry Shaw 3 months ago

    The link in the description is to a Chinese website I mean come on now

  • Kaspos Blazos
    Kaspos Blazos 3 months ago

    Whats the point of it? Its a large ass box that takes up space either on your floor or a shelf. It doesnt give the function that actual furniture does. It has no drawers, you cant really put much on top of it. Its just a large box, taking up space. It takes time to roll out. Its unnecessary mechanics that can break. Theres superthin wallpaper TVs that take up no space and can camoflauge itself into your wall when not used, no rollout time. So why use this? Its like trying to impress a 10 year old with unnecessary "cool" mechanics. Kinda what AUDI usually do with their cars. Having displays and AC units rolling out when the car turns on with unnecessary mechanics that take time when display and ac can just be out all the time.

  • Turre Tuntematon
    Turre Tuntematon 3 months ago

    And what’s the benefit of this really? I rather use my TV as a mirror or a painting instead.

  • Jp willerd
    Jp willerd 3 months ago

    😶😶😶😶😲😲😲Holy shit that is amazing!!!!!

  • md opy
    md opy 3 months ago

    Are you very rich??😍😍😍👍

  • Leo Timtom
    Leo Timtom 4 months ago

    Hmm, if only there was a way to avoid buying a 99 cent duster..............

  • Leo Timtom
    Leo Timtom 4 months ago

    Get Rick rolled by the price of the TV.

  • Tasty_xperiences Instagram

    I just bought it I'm so freaking happy. Now I won't buy a TV for the next 10 years 🤣

  • real madrid
    real madrid 4 months ago +1

    rOLED

  • MatrixAlphaCWX
    MatrixAlphaCWX 4 months ago

    Hope they come out with an update for fixed aspect ratios to get rid of black bars on widescreen movies. That’d be the ultimate tv. No one else has done it yet. They did mention it tho.

  • Marc Lalikos
    Marc Lalikos 4 months ago

    dayum

  • Elias
    Elias 4 months ago

    Hey man I always appreciate your videos. Could you tell me the titel of the intro song ?

  • angerock49
    angerock49 4 months ago

    It's so reflective though :/ I hate reflective screens

  • Kevin Dam
    Kevin Dam 4 months ago

    This is very cool, but a much more economical way to achieve the same functionality would simply to incorporate a regular TV in a center console with a motorized mechanism that raises & lowers it. The only downside is you wouldn't be able to achieve that cool floating look but that's it.

    • G2 LTT
      G2 LTT 4 days ago

      It could prevent breaking the tv if your kids is playing in the living room

  • Niiphox
    Niiphox 4 months ago

    It’s good if there’s a robber in the house, he won’t know there’s a tv in that box

  • Johnny Fire
    Johnny Fire 4 months ago

    fuck LG lets em die

  • Chris Anderson
    Chris Anderson 4 months ago

    Your aspect ratio is really good I'd want that!!

  • Larseus
    Larseus 4 months ago

    Wow that’s pretty awesome! I wonder how much it costs, anyone know? I tried looking online but no luck.. I have a 65 inch oled now that I spent about 3k on give or take without the sound bar.. so my guess around 5k+?

  • Jackson the Meme Warrior

    I want this soooo bad. I mean, it would make smash brothers way more epic.

  • Ki E-Skate Mods
    Ki E-Skate Mods 4 months ago

    But why?

  • Benjamin Whitley
    Benjamin Whitley 4 months ago

    (2:04) No, that's dumb. The TV would sit below eye level, and OLEDs solve the problem of black bars because they already are true-black, which gives a superior viewing experience by blocking out any surrounding light. We've reached peak technology, where design and features are starting to backwards in the pursuit of trends and gimmicks.

  • trophix
    trophix 4 months ago +1

    They should make a Rollable Phone, I’d buy it. :)

  • Razorx 1927
    Razorx 1927 4 months ago

    That is some tony stark shit

  • Rishabh Chopde
    Rishabh Chopde 4 months ago

    This is just a glorified version of those projectors with those roll-able screens

  • James Appleyard
    James Appleyard 4 months ago

    I came up with a design like this in 2013. Except my design featured a curved rolling display. Shame technology is moving so fast I won't even get to make one myself before they do

  • Psychonaut182
    Psychonaut182 4 months ago

    But will it work with Google home??

  • Bruva Galathos
    Bruva Galathos 4 months ago

    Personally hoping we get some smaller models ranging from 17" to 32" models for the sake of portability and transportation

  • Satyabrata parida
    Satyabrata parida 4 months ago

    Fantastic

  • David Pego
    David Pego 4 months ago

    Why would you roll and hide such a beautiful tv, the only positive thing is for lg and the shipping and stocking areas

    • G2 LTT
      G2 LTT 4 days ago

      What if you had kids that always play in the living room?

  • Morten
    Morten 4 months ago

    I don't understand by so many don't like the bars on movies. For me they don't hurt the movie experience at all and kinda makes it look more cinematic to me. Without them it's more like a TV movie ;)

  • Fresh Nuggets
    Fresh Nuggets 4 months ago

    Cool but why and not worth it. But good content bro

  • Fredrik Carlén
    Fredrik Carlén 4 months ago

    I get the feeling that the adjustable aspect ratio idea would cause some horrendous burn-in issues.

  • shree711
    shree711 4 months ago

    This would be good for people who want to place their TV in front of a window so that they can roll it down when they don't want to watch the TV so that the view is not obstructed and can roll it back up when they wish to watch.

  • End of Delusion
    End of Delusion 4 months ago

    Actually a huge gray box will look much better there instead of a flat screen tv. That what I thought every time I looked at my tv.

  • Austin D
    Austin D 4 months ago

    pff i wont be buying it just for the price and i think it's kinda of a gimick

  • Dave S.
    Dave S. 4 months ago

    They could have thought of this in the 50s lol same with button ignition on cars...that stuff existed way before we were born

  • vitali
    vitali 4 months ago

    Miracle for the UK customers trying to avoid the TV licence. 🤣

  • Thomas Christopher White

    Give it 5 years and a way better version of this will be delivered to your house for 799.99.

  • Des
    Des 4 months ago

    Wow where you're sitting looks like a demo area for Dolby Vision, I mean the different background colours and lightning made for a great shoot!

  • Paolo Pabalinas
    Paolo Pabalinas 4 months ago

    My cat likes to hit its own butt onto side surfaces, this TV is done for if I get it.

  • mohamed patitou
    mohamed patitou 4 months ago

    My music so loud im... ???

  • kat malual
    kat malual 4 months ago

    I liked this TV and I hope it will be sold to us in Africa. I will be the first person to buy it
    😃❤💪☝✌👌👌

  • Off-Brand Bleach
    Off-Brand Bleach 4 months ago

    The only problem I see is with connecting to external ports such as a Roku or Fire TV I didn't see any connectors

  • MishClauw
    MishClauw 4 months ago

    Reason I don't like huge TV screen is because you cannot put it away or hide it when you want. This definitely got my attention.

  • Marvel Comics
    Marvel Comics 4 months ago

    Now put a d brand skin on it

  • Deshawn
    Deshawn 4 months ago +1

    Noice!

  • Priyanshu Jindal
    Priyanshu Jindal 4 months ago

    Transparent box, cue Jerry rig

  • theodore
    theodore 4 months ago

    i just prefer a super light oled paper thin

  • GOD KING
    GOD KING 4 months ago

    Vowed I'd never by another LG product, due to their poor Washing Machines and Refrigerators. DAMN IT! I need Samsung to get on this, ASAP!!!

  • Lucky SHekhawat
    Lucky SHekhawat 4 months ago

    Lg is much ahead in tv tech

  • Daftrok
    Daftrok 4 months ago

    Cool idea but I wall mount my TVs so this neat idea really isn't applicable. Also with OLED black bars are a non issue to since those areas will be 100% off bleeding no light.

  • Lemon Tree
    Lemon Tree 4 months ago

    Can't wait for this to be affordable! No more huge black square on the wall when I don't use the TV...

  • KFCBIGBOI
    KFCBIGBOI 4 months ago

    Easier to rob people now, Thankyou technology

  • Whitley Coleman
    Whitley Coleman 4 months ago

    Lose the box and this would be impressive. So yeah a flat rollable tv. Like those bamboo calendars.

  • William Chan Chan
    William Chan Chan 4 months ago

    Roller Fragile TV

  • Ty Quinn
    Ty Quinn 4 months ago

    I'd love to see the box part made into a piece of furniture. For example, if the box was an ottoman/seat you could leave it at the end of your bed. Pop the screen up to watch telly, then pop it back down and sit on it at the end of your bed while you are getting changed and putting your shoes on. Alternatively, making the box into an entertainment unit would be pretty cool too

  • Fredric Richard
    Fredric Richard 4 months ago

    His hand (and finger) language is pretty awesome !

  • Hugo Kendy
    Hugo Kendy 4 months ago

    Wakanda Forever!

  • Wesley Bergstedt
    Wesley Bergstedt 4 months ago

    what music is at 0:15 ?

  • Got em
    Got em 4 months ago

    Roll ha

  • Dale Watson
    Dale Watson 4 months ago

    gonna be hard to clean when all the dusts are there.

  • Shourya Singh
    Shourya Singh 4 months ago

    what's the intro song??

  • Rrna
    Rrna 4 months ago

    but.... but.... where will slavic grandmas put table handmade crochet lace !!??

  • Dank Potato
    Dank Potato 4 months ago +1

    *They See Me Rollin'*

  • Basuony comic
    Basuony comic 4 months ago

    Please buy in my channel now that I need you I sing😢

  • adolph gracius
    adolph gracius 4 months ago

    Plot twist your fingers get stuck on the box while trying to figure out how it works

  • bitTorrenter
    bitTorrenter 4 months ago

    I hate poofs.

  • fxris xmxli
    fxris xmxli 4 months ago

    I tried rolling my current OLED TV....didn't react the same way.

  • Kausthubh TSR
    Kausthubh TSR 4 months ago

    3:27

  • Tammer Aimer TV
    Tammer Aimer TV 4 months ago

    Awesome, now that's what I call a smart tv

  • az zahar
    az zahar 4 months ago

    Pfft, MKBHD saying he's not going to buy it is like trusting trump that he's gonna get that wall.
    *he's gonna buy it*

  • FrostyAmerican
    FrostyAmerican 4 months ago

    How heavy is it

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