Media: Apple may be ordered OLED displays for iPhone 8 from Chinese manufacturers
It is no secret that Apple plans to transfer iPhone OLED display, which is believed to be in the company, reached an acceptable quality. The company chooses only the most advanced components for their devices: not for nothing display iPhone 7 is considered the best among LCD panels on the market.
A major supplier of OLED displays for future iPhone should be Samsung, however, as found by the informants, the South Korean giant can’t ensure the output of sufficient number of good products because a large percentage of defects in production.
Meanwhile, Chinese manufacturers of Android devices to get the OLED panel not only Samsung, but also from local producers in the face of Tianma Micro-electronics, EverDisplay Optronics and Optoelectronics Kunshan Govisionox. Next year smartphones with such displays will be releasing Huawei, Xiaomi, Lenovo, Meizu, Gionee and other companies. In such circumstances, to rely only on Samsung would be short-sighted.
According to the last year the share of smartphones with OLED displays in the Chinese market has increased from 8 to 13.6%. Next year is expected to grow further.
According to analysts IHS, Markit, Chinese manufacturers OLED displays have the potential to enter in the chain of suppliers of components for the iPhone 8. This should only increase the production capacity to borrow yet free space on the market.
Earlier it was reported that the supply OLED displays for iPhone depend on the Japanese Canon Tokki – leading manufacturer of equipment for the production of OLED screens.