LG Display is not in the list of suppliers of OLED panels for smartphones Apple iPhone 8
For the first time in ten years, LG Display will supply displays for the next model of the smartphone Apple iPhone. The South Korean company is not in the list of providers.
The smartphone manufacturer has preferred the Samsung Display because LG Display was unable to switch from LCD panels to OLED panels. Of course, in this case we are talking about small size panels used in smartphones. Large OLED TV panel LG Display produces quite successfully. However, the market of OLED panels for smartphones it has not yet been able to compete with the company Samsung Display, OLED display production, which is used in all flagship models, the market leader in smartphones, Samsung Electronics.
The information that LG Display will supply displays for the iPhone 8, confirmed one of the senior managers of the company who quotes the source: «since the second half of the year, we are left without the main customer».
Source: CDR info