Samsung supplies Apple OLED panel for laptops
As you know, the Apple MacBook Pro is equipped with a Touch panel Bar. This slim, touch-screen display occupying the place of the function keys F1-F12. The image on the display and the corresponding functions change depending on the application. In Touch Bar is used the bar-type OLED. These panels Apple buys Samsung Display. Circuits necessary for operation of the panel supplies other division of Samsung Electronics.
According to the source, in the future, Apple may use OLED panel in the main display laptops. Their supplier will also make Samsung.
Now OLED displays are used in Apple Watch. Next year’s expected release of Apple smartphones with OLED displays. With this in mind, the transition Apple laptops for OLED panel is the logical step. A big advantage of OLED is the small thickness. Panel OLED laptop will be three times thinner than LCD, mainly because of the lack of illumination and a more simple structure.
Recall, Samsung showed an OLED display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels for laptops in early June.
Source: Patently Apple