Digitimes reports that CMEL is expected to move in equipment for the second AMOLED line in September.
CMO's board of directors on Tuesday announced a decision to increase its investment in Chi Mei Electroluminescence, investing a further NT$900 million to fund the subsidiary's second AMOLED panel line.
CMEL can produce AMOLED panels as large as 4.3 inches, and 4.3-inch panels will start shipping in the second quarter. Currently, its major product lines are 2.2-2.8-inch AMOLED panels, with an average yield of 70%.
Its existing production line has a monthly capacity of 150,000 units, with a goal to ramp it up to 250,000 units.