Apple is in talks with China’s BOE on the supply flexible OLED displays for the new iPhone
15.02.2017 0 Comments
Apple is discussing with the Chinese company BOE Technology supplies display panels for future iPhone. If the deal goes through, it will be the first company outside South Korea and Japan, who supply panels for the iPhone, and also working on flexible AMOLED displays.
This year the iPhone 8, is said to have OLED screens. In the next generation of smartphones sample of 2018, the displays will be even more tech — Apple is already testing flexible OLED.
The tran sition to OLED is an important step for Apple experimenting with flexible displays – new level. According to sources, at the moment, “Apple” giant is looking for suppliers of these panels for the next iPhone models. According to media reports, in Cupertino are already testing the technology of flexible OLED screens, the company BOE Technology.
Apparently, the Chinese manufacturer will skip the iPhone 2017, but will be delivering products next year. The company is expanding its production capacity in the province of Sichuan, investing in this process $14.5 billion Second plant in the mA? Ana will begin work in two years.
Sources agree that the iPhone 8 will be equipped with OLED display. The main supplier of Apple will be the company Samsung Display.