As smartphones become more and more complex, and the demands and expectations of the devices are constantly growing Chinese smartphone manufacturers slowly started to shift to the use of OLED-displays in the Korean production of its smartphones. In particular, Huawei’s and Xiaomi want to release a number of smartphones equipped with OLED-panels next year.
Huawei and Xiaomi recently negotiated with LG Display on OLED-panel supply for its future smartphones.
Huawei has previously used for its 5-inch smartphone screens from Samsung, at the same time, Xiaomi previously purchased a LCD-panel from LG Display for its smartphones as well as their televisions.
Other Chinese companies, including Gionee, Vivo, OPPO and Lenovo began to buy OLED-displays from Samsung Display, and ZTE and Meizu started placing orders from LG Display.
It seems, OLED-panels are becoming popular in the industry of virtual reality helmets. Leading manufacturers of VR-helmets, such as the Oculus and Sony also turned their attention to OLED displays.
Despite the growing popularity of AMOLED-display, it seems that OLED has a chance to become the dominant and popular display technology.