DisplaySearch has published a new Quarterly OLED Shipment and Forecast Report, in which they predict that OLED displays will reach 5.5$B by 2015 (up from 600M$ in 2008). Expansion of AMOLED manufacturing capacity will
enable production of larger displays for mini-notebook and notebook
PCs, desktop monitors and larger TVs.
In fact, DisplaySearch forecasts that in
2015, TV will pass mobile phone main display to become the
highest-revenue application at $1.92 billion.
Samsung SDIâwhose OLED group merged with Samsung Electronics’ mobile
display business to form Samsung Mobile Display (SMD) in January
2009âhad a strong Q4’08. As a result, Samsung SDI (now SMD) took the #1
position in shipments with a 31% share, passing RiTdisplay.
(now SMD) has been the leader in total OLED revenues for several
quarters thanks to its AMOLED shipments.