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Recent OLED News

LG Display starts mass producing 13-inch tandem laptop OLED panels

LG Display says that it has started to mass produce tandem OLED laptop panels, the first company to do so. LGD says its tandem architecture double the lifetime of its OLEDs, reduce power consumption by up to 40%, and enable up to three times the brightness.

LGD has been producing tandem OLED displays since 2019, mainly for the automotive industry. This expertise has enabled it to be Apple's main tandem OLED display suppler for its 2024 iPad Pro devices, and now to be the first one to produce tandem laptop panels. 

Read the full story Posted: Jun 24,2024

Reports suggest that Poongwon Precision will start mass producing 6-Gen FMM masks in Q3 2024, following approval by Samsung Display

According to a report from Korea, following several years if R&D, Poongwon Precision has finally achieved high enough FMM quality and production yields to receive an approval from Samsung Display. 

The company is now gearing up to start mass producing 6-Gen FMM sheets in Q3 2024, and expects to receive the first orders from Samsung Display in September. The company is also in talks with BOE and CSoT for the supply of FMM (although it seems that it will focus on SDC until at least 2027). 

Read the full story Posted: Jun 22,2024

New OLED gadget: Realme GT 6

The Realme GT 6 flagship smartphone offers a 6000 nits (peak) 6.78" 120Hz 1264x2780 LTPO AMOLED display, produced by BOE (this is the world's brightest smartphone AMOLED display). The phone also offers a Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 chipset, up to 16GB of RAM, up to 512GB of storage and a triple camera setup with two 50 MP sensors.

The Realme GT 6 will sell globally, by the end of June 2024, starting at around $780.

Read the full story Posted: Jun 21,2024

New OLED gadget: Oppo Reno12

The Oppo Reno12 smartphone offers a 6.7" 120Hz HDR10+ 1080x2412 AMOLED display, a Mediatek Dimensity 7300 Energy chipset, 12GB of RAM, up to 512GB of storage, and a microSDXC card slot.

The Reno12 Pro has the same display, but with 12 GB of RAM and superior cameras.

Read the full story Posted: Jun 19,2024

DSCC: OLED tablet shipments to increase 130% in Q1 2024, as Apple starts to adopt OLEDs in iPads

DSCC says that shipments of OLED for tablets in Q1 2024 rose 131% from last year, to reach 1.72 million units, as Apple started to adopt OLEDs in its iPad tablets. In fact, shipments to Apple represented 47% of all OLED shipments in the quarter (following by Huawei at 25% and Samsung at 17%). 

DSCC sees the growth continuing to accelerate - and in Q2 2024 shipments will rise to 3.9 million units, or up 333% from Q2 2023, as Apple, Microsoft, Huawei and Samsung will all enjoy an increase in OLED tablet sales. 

Read the full story Posted: Jun 19,2024

Zapp invests further in its SuperClean Invar 36 foil production for OLED FMM products

The Zapp Group, which will celebrate its 325th anniversary in 2026 and has launched a major new investment project with the construction of a 12,000 m² production hall for precision foil at its Unna site, in Germany.

The company has come a long way in the past few centuries. Having started in the Leppe Valley of Germany as a small forging shop, Zapp is now a leading metals supplier and one of only a few suppliers in the world that can produce ultra-thin foil from stainless steel, cobalt nickel or titanium alloys. This major investment will further expand its dimensional spectrum down to thicknesses of up to 0.015 mm and widths of up to 650 mm.

Read the full story Posted: Jun 18,2024