The tough becomes tougher now !!! Corning's 2012 International CES exposure will be the introduction of Corning® Gorilla® Glass 2. The company will showcase the next generation of the popular, damage resistant cover glass designed for consumer electronic devices. CES 2012 delegates can enjoy hands-on experience with the Glass innovation and engage with Corning experts and technologies featuring the latest applications and benefits of Corning Gorilla Glass 2.
“Corning Gorilla Glass has been a tremendous success for Corning, enjoying excellent market acceptance across mobile device industries. Handset and tablet device manufacturers are clearly driving toward higher functionality from thinner designs. Corning’s latest innovation in Gorilla Glass technology is very well positioned to meet these challenges and enable broader touch technology penetration,” said James R. Steiner, senior vice president and general manager, Corning Specialty Materials. The product details will be included in an announcement planned for Monday, 9th Jan, 2012.
“As we did last year, we’ll provide consumers and customers visiting the Corning booth the opportunity to test first-hand the outstanding damage resistance and flexibility of this industry-leading, ultra-thin, and tough specialty glass,”Steiner added.
According the company experts, the Corning® Glass® introduced in CES 2011 is currently featuring 30 major brands designed into more that 575 product models, spanning more than 500 million units worldwide. The experience of Corning Gorilla doesn't end there, you can have more fun-filled excitements at Corning booth in CES 2012 show. It will explore the benefits of Corning Glass in larger format, touch displays designed for various products across the sectors including education, entertainment, auto, and home appliance applications and new possibilities. Corning is ready to display an 82-inch advanced multi-touch LCD display prototype featuring Corning Gorilla Glass as a durable, touch-sensitive, and elegant cover glass.
Additionally, Dr. Peter Bocko, Chief technology officer for Corning® Glass Technologies and one of the foremost glass experts in the display industry, will be a panelist in the “Beyond the Flat Screen” session on Thursday, Jan. 12, 1:30 p.m. PST. Peter will discuss the hottest advancements in screen resolution, viewing angle, sunlight performance, and power consumption in an effort to isolate new products and opportunities.