Currently, the AMOLED panel market, are used in smart phones, the company dominates Samsung Display. However, this market has attracted many manufacturers, especially Chinese, so that sooner or later the South Korean giant will begin to feel their presence.
According to Digitimes Research analyst, it will happen in 2019. By this time, the production volumes will grow enough and the Chinese smartphone makers will more readily use the panels of this type in their products.
Already AMOLED panel of Chinese companies manufacture EverDisplay Optronics, Tianma Microelectronics and Govisionox Optoelectronics used smartphones Coolpad, Xiaomi Technology and ZTE. Total Chinese manufacturers this year will release 2.4 million AMOLED panels. According to the forecast of analysts, will increase to 2.6 million units in the future, the amount of the issue, in 2018 – to 3.5 million units, and in 2019 – to 4.8 million units. In comparison, only its main customer Samsung Electronics Company Samsung Display this year will ship about 240 million panels.
Source: by Digitimes