Transmission LG is helping Apple develop a foldable iPhone panel Samsung was the first choice in the past

Apple has commissioned LG display to develop a display panel that can be used to fold the iPhone, according to DIGITIMES news, according to several media reports. Industry insiders say LG display is helping Apple develop a foldable OLED panel for iPhone. But it is not clear whether the panel will be delivered to LG display for mass production once it is developed.

Samsung has been the preferred supplier of Apple OLED foldable screens. It is said that the company has provided apple with a large number of foldable display samples for testing last year, so it is unclear what the news of cooperation with LG has to do with it. So far, Apple has used LG and Samsung’s OLED displays on the iPhone at the same time, and it is rumored that the long-standing folding iPhone display may be provided by two suppliers.

Transmission LG is helping Apple develop a foldable iPhone panel Samsung was the first choice in the past

Apple plans to launch a 7-inch OLED display and support Apple pencil’s foldable iPhone as soon as 2023, according to reports recently. Apple has been working on foldable devices since 2016, but in recent months, there has been a significant increase in rumors about the foldable iPhone, suggesting that the device may be at the end of its development phase.