OLED

Apple Considering Investment in LG OLED Display Plant

Apple is reportedly in talks with LG Display to invest about $1.75-2.62 billion USD into the Korean display maker’s new OLED production lines exclusively dedicated to Apple orders, reads a new report from The Investor. According to the report, it seems that the iPhone-maker has asked LG to step in and come to the rescue as...

Top Ten Predictions for the iPhone 8: KGI

KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo — often cited for his insider knowledge on Apple's movements — recently published a new investor note laying out his top ten predictions for the iPhone 8. Here they are. All three new iPhone models are coming in the second half of 2017: a brand-new-design iPhone with an OLED panel (iPhone 8)...

iPhone 8 Reportedly Facing OLED Supply Issues: DigiTimes

As the iPhone 8's highly-expected September launch is approaching, a number of reports so far have suggested that the handset could be delayed due to production issues. According to a report from DigiTimes, which cites inside industry sources, output of the 5.8 inch panel said to be used in the "iPhone 8" are tight for some...

3D Touch OLED Display for ‘iPhone 8’ Said to Cost 150% More: Report

Apple’s 3D Touch components on the OLED-equipped iPhone 8 are reportedly 150 percent more expensive than its LCD counterpart. This news arrives amid speculations that Apple’s iPhone 8 might cost $1,000 USD when it launches this fall. According to a report from DigiTimes, Apple has accepted a quote from TPK Holdings to manufacturer the 3D Touch solution...

Apple Prepares Huge iPhone Overhaul for 10th Anniversary: Bloomberg

Apple is testing a variety of different technologies for this year's "iPhone 8," according to a report reaffirming many rumors about the phone's features, such as an edge-to-edge Samsung OLED display and new camera technology. Seemingly confirming a handful of rumours regarding Apple's next-generation "iPhone 8" handset, a report out on Tuesday from Bloomberg claims the...

Apple Wants LG to Supply OLED for 2018 iPhone, Not Samsung

According to a report by BusinessKorea, Apple wants to diversify its supply chain and reduce its reliance on Samsung, which is why it is pushing LG Display to take part in a bid for receiving an order for small and medium-sized OLEDs from the iPhone maker for 2018. A senior official at LG has however said that the company...

Apple Reportedly Inks 2-Year Deal with Samsung for Curved OLED iPhone Displays

South Korean media reports Apple has signed a two-year deal with Samsung for curved OLED iPhone displays (via Digitimes). According to ET News and Chosun Biz, Samsung will ship 70-90 million small-size OLED panels for Apple this year, making 30% of iPhone shipments in 2017 coming with curved OLED displays. Apple currently ships around 200...

Premium iPhone 8 to Feature Curved Samsung OLED Displays: Report

After a report from a few days ago that claimed iPhone 8 will feature a flat screen, rather than the curved display almost all other rumours have predicted, a new story may shed some light on the screen’s curvature. According to a new report from Nikkei Asian Review, the iPhone 8’s screen will indeed be curved, but not as...