The OLED display of the iPhone 8 will be flat
As you know, this year Apple is expected to release a commemorative iPhone 8 (or iPhone Edition), who is credited with the new display type OLED diagonal of 5.8 inches on the entire front panel.
Informed sources said that the device display will be curved on the sides. It seemed logical, given that the supplier of panels OLED will be Samsung, which has honed the technology in their flagship smartphones of the Galaxy family.
Now, however, Markit IHS analyst Wayne Lam (Wayne Lam), which specializiruetsya on the forecasts associated with the supply chain manufacturers of smartphones, claims that the smartphone will get a flat display covered with protective glass 2.5 D.
He added that the iPhone 8 will support the new trend, launched a smartphone LG G6. We are talking about the extended display with an aspect ratio of about 2:1 (or 18:9, as claimed by LG). Recall, a similar aspect ratio should be the case with the Samsung Galaxy S8.
At the moment the iPhone is equipped with a display with an aspect ratio of 16:9.