DigiTimes data show that 2017 and 2018 of the world's production of OLED screens on both apple and Samsung's production line in 70%. Affected by this, other manufacturers can only slow down the original plan to return to the embrace of the LCD screen.
This year, Apple will get 75 million OLED from Samsung, which accounted for the annual OLED screen capacity of 14%. As the only OLED screen manufacturer and the world's largest smartphone maker, Samsung will consume 56% of the world's OLED screen. As early adopters of OLED screen domestic manufacturers, OPPO and vivo will get 13% and 10% OLED screen.
After seeing the new business opportunities brought about by the OLED screen, the screen vendors have accelerated the progress, LG next year will ship their own OLED screen, the BOE's OLED screen will be officially listed in 2020.
Last December, JDI got the support of the Japanese government investment company with $636 million, part of the funds for the acquisition of OLED Joled, but when the JDI shipment OLED screen is still unknown temporarily. In addition, Apple's old partner Foxconn after the acquisition of SHARP is also increasing efforts to develop OLED screen.
Due to limited production capacity, apple fully embrace the OLED screen to spend a few years, so this year can be used on the OLED screen is only iPhone 8.