It’d often appeared apparent that Foxconn’s reason behind purchasing display-producer Sharp was to get the ability to create OLED features for potential iPhones – and a supply chain statement today facilitates this.
Sharp may put up one 4.5G and two 6G AMOLED manufacturing lines with regular capability of 13,000, 11,500 and 34,500 glass substrates respectively, with complete regular capability of 9.85 thousand 5.5-inch equivalent sections.
As the source is Digitimes, that one appears apt to be at least generally correct.
Apple presently utilized OLED shows just within the Apple Watch, nevertheless counting on older LCD shows for that iPhone, but numerous reviews recommend the organization plans to change to OLED displays for iPhones at some stage in 2017 or 2018.
Picture: OLED display under microscope via Reddit