A 4.5-inch IPS LCD panel has been officially announced by Hitachi. Designed with 16.7 million colors, 500cd/m2 brightness, LED-backlight, 1100:1 contrast ratio, 160/160-degree viewing angle, 329ppi density and optimum resolution of 1280×720 HD resolution.

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For info about Hitach’s 4.5-inch IPS panel during SID 2011.

Expect to see more smartphones with IPS LCD panel that, no info on pricing and availability yet.

[ Source: Hitachi ]