"Many question whether this model will carry any weight and strength to it, or if it will be as fragile as it appears to be. In my own personal opinion, I feel that a slimmer television actually has a smaller chance of sustaining breakage due to falls and drops because it does not carry the same weight that a traditional LCD does. We also need to consider that this â€œslimâ€ appearance doesnâ€™t mean that the components and casing of the television wonâ€™t be of a high and durable quality. "
You obviously have never shipped a TV via a Courier Service or Major Trucking Company. I’ve actually had one company try to fold a TV in half! These things had best be shipped in boxes made of 5mm Diamond Plate.
As for these things actually being put into production, I’m not holding my breath. In 2011 LG was unable to fill Dealers Orders on conventional TVs! I’ve had product on backorder for 7 months. Seems they are too busy suppling Tablet Screens.