OLED Supply Could Be Limited For Next Year’s iPhone Model

It is widely expected that ‘iPhone 8’, scheduled to be released at some point next year, will come in three variants, with one model featuring an OLED screen instead of the LCD display for more saturated colors, sharper images, and better contrast. However, the latest reports suggest that it will be difficult to bring the technology […]

‘iPhone 8’ to Feature Curved OLED Display: WSJ

An iPhone with a curved screen could be on store shelves as soon as next year, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. Apple‘s suppliers say they have been asked to increase the output of thinner organic light emitting displays (OLED) and submit prototype screens with better resolution than displays from other competitors. […]

‘iPhone 8’ Said to Feature Curved, 5-Inch and 5.8-Inch Screens [REPORT]

Apple is preparing iPhones with bigger screens for a launch next year. Although the iPhone 8 design isn’t final yet, Barclays analysts Blayne Curtis, Christopher Hemmelgarn, Thomas O’Malley, and Jerry Zhang provided some new details about Apple’s next iPhone in a note distributed to clients on Friday, according to a new report from MacRumors. The Cupertino tech giant’s […]

Apple in Talks with Sharp about OLED Displays for ‘iPhone 8’

Bloomberg reports that Apple has started negotiations about OLED displays with Sharp for the next-generation iPhone. Apple is widely expected to release an iPhone featuring an OLED display next year. According to Bloomberg's sources, the OLED arrangement would depend on Sharp's output capacity. Sharp would be one of Apple's OLED display suppliers for the next-generation...

Gabelli: Will Apple’s ‘iPhone 8’ Be a Partial OLED iPhone?

Following a discussion yesterday with Darice Liu, the head of IR at organic light-emitting display (OLED) technology maker Universal Display, Gabelli & Co.’s Hendi Susanto has today issued an investors note, with speculations of Apple using OLED technology in a forthcoming ‘iPhone 8'. According to Barron’s, Susanto’s note implies that whenever OLED arrives in an iPhone, it could be a...

Apple Supplier Samsung Display Separates OLED Segment

In an effort to move away from its struggling LCD business, Apple supplier Samsung has separated its OLED (organic light-emitting diode) unit, reports the Korea Times. This could be an exit strategy for LCDs, which are no longer profitable, a company official said. Samsung Display reported a 270 billion operating loss during the first quarter, because...

Apple Reportedly Inks Deal with Samsung for OLED Panels

The Korea Herald reports that Apple has contracted Samsung for 100 million OLED 5.5-inch panels per year starting 2017. The deal is said to be worth $2.59 billion. The report comes at a time when Apple is rumoured to be making the switch to OLED displays with the iPhone. Voices have been whispering that this could happen...