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Apple is putting pressure on Samsung, and it could lead to cheaper iPhones this year

5 monthes ago   |   By BGR

Apple's attempt to diversify its OLED panel supply chain appears to be a non-starter after a report last week revealed that LG fell behind schedule after running into manufacturing issues. As a result, Apple will probably have to stick with Samsung as its sole supplier, but industry sources claim that Apple wants a discount from Samsung as it doubles its order of OLED panels from around 50 million in 2017 to nearly 100 million in 2018.
According to DigiTimes , Apple needs 25 million OLED displays for the remaining iPhone X models it plans to produce this year and 75 million addition...
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