the Display of Samsung and LG Display will soon begin to fight for a new segment of the market — folding OLED panels for smartphones. According to the source, LG Display has been cooperating in a specified direction with Apple and Google, hoping to start a serial production of folding panels in the year 2018 and deliver them to Apple, Google and Microsoft. Cooperation with third-party companies due to the fact that LG Display can’t rely only on purchase of LG Electronics. As you know, LG Electronics significantly inferior in the Smartphone market Samsung Electronics, which will procure folding OLED panels for smartphones Samsung Display, using the advantage of vertical integration.
allegedly, LG Display ready prototype, executed at a high technical level. The source notes that Apple has numerous patented folding elaborations in the field of electronic devices. It is expected that in 2017 year Apple will release a smartphone iPhone with flexible OLED screen, which will compete with Smartphones and tablets from Samsung Electronics with folding screens.
Tags: Samsung, LG, OLED