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Lighting technology pioneer Audi fields next-generation OLED technology

Audi TechFocus Newsletter #02

Audi Q5 40 TDI
  • Digital OLEDs debut in Audi Q5
  • New taillight designs due to extended segmentation
  • Benefits: greater homogeneity, efficiency, compactness, safety and personalization

In June 2020, the next generation of a lighting technology premiered in the Audi Q5: digital OLED technology. With organic light-emitting diodes (so-called OLEDs), Audi was a pioneer as far back as in 2016. Now digitalization is ringing in a new age. This technology promises to improve road safety and is the first to allow for personalization of the taillight signature.

Why does Audi focus on OLED technology?

Audi Q5 40 TDI

Rear light with digital OLED technology

Audi OLED technology

Structure of an OLED

What benefits do Audi’s new digital OLEDs offer?

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The digital OLED technology in the rear lights of the Audi Q5

How exactly do digital OLEDs differ from established OLED technology?

OLED taillight

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OLED taillight

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OLED taillight

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How do digital OLED lamps improve road safety?

How will the development in this area continue?

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