Thanks to Apple supply IGZO panels for tablets last year increased by 292%
Analysts TrendForce reported that shipments of tablet IGZO panels last year to 19.8 million units. And this corresponds to an impressive growth of 292%.
The main reason for the growth is that Apple completely switched to the use of such panels for its iPad Pro smaller. However, Apple itself this information did not specify, so in most reviews and news dedicated to the iPad Pro, the mention of technology IGZO is not found.
Due to the same Apple supply IGZO panels for tablets this year will grow by 46 per cent to $ 29 million. Moreover, about 90% of the products will have on Apple.
At the moment, the main manufacturers of such screens are Sharp, Samsung and LG. But the source reports that Samsung may discontinue the production of such products in the third quarter.