According to IHS, this year Apple will reduce the volume of orders displays for laptops
Research company IHS says that this year Apple will order 13.6 million displays for laptops. The main supplier needs to be the company LG Display. In the past year, the company booked 16.2 million displays for laptops.
The volume of panels for MacBook Air will be reduced from 6 to 2.7 million units, the reason is that the production model with a display diagonal of 11.6 inches will stop this year. Besides, in warehouses there are enough stocks for the model with a diagonal display of 13.3 inch.
Until the end of the first quarter for MacBook Pro Apple will continue to order for MacBook Pro LCD panel a-Si, then she will order the IGZO panel. To suppliers in the face of LG Display and Samsung Display will join the company Sharp.
This year is expected to increase orders of displays for the MacBook Pro from 8.8 to 9.7 million units.