LG Display to increase OLED production capacity, in talks with Nokia for an OLED supply deal

LG Displays are talking with Nokia to supply them with AMOLED displays. Currently Nokia has two main OLED suppliers - TPO and SMD. Nokia are using OLEDs in their N85 and N86 phones, and are looking to introduce OLEDs into more new phones.

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LG has invested 79M$ in AMOLED production lines, which will begin volume-production in 2H 2010. They have recently doubled their OLED research staff. Currently they have the capacity of 2.4M panels a year, which is not enough for Nokia.

Posted: Jul 10,2009 by Ron Mertens