Previous rumors had suggested that Samsung would supply the OLED panels for Apple’s iPhone in 2018 and now according to a recent report, Samsung will supply the displays for next years iPhone.
Apple are expected to release three iPhone models in 2017, one model will come with a OLED display and the other two will have LCD displays.
Samsung Display will become the exclusive supplier of AMOLED panels for use in Apple’s new iPhone devices to be launched in 2017 and can supply 20 million units in maximum a month, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.
Apple will launch 4.7-, 5.5- and 5.8-inch new iPhone models in second-half 2017, with TFT-LCD panels to be used in the former two models and AMOLED for the 5.8-inch one, the sources said. Global shipments of the AMOLED iPhone in 2017 are estimated at 60-70 million units, the sources noted.
Apple are expected to launch their new 2017 iPhone in September of next year, as soon as we get some more details about the devices, we will let you guys know.