The newest report from Korea means that Samsung will provide 110 million OLED panels for the iPhone 12 and 13 this yr. The panels for the iPhone 13 Professional and 13 Professional Max may have an low-temperature polycrystalline oxide backplane (LTPO), which permits variable 120Hz refresh fee with out an enormous battery hit.
The LTPO panels shall be provided largely by Samsung with some provide coming from LG, however the circuit boards that join the OLED show to the cellphone will come from Samsung Electro-Mechanics and Samsung Show. PCB maker Youngpoong Electronics has been added as a provide accomplice by Samsung Show.
The RFPCB (inflexible versatile printed circuit board) is each sturdy and inflexible, but additionally versatile and might accommodate extra product designs and quicker transmission of electrical indicators. The iPhone 13 and 13 mini, which reportedly will not have a higher-refresh fee show will use a extra typical and cheaper FPCB design.
Apple will want at the very least 169 million OLED panels for its iPhones in 2021 – 110 million from Samsung Show, 50 million from LG Show and 9 million from BOE.