Flexible AMOLED market on steep growth path, says report

October 24, 2016 // By Julien Happich
According to UBI Industrial Research's latest report ("Key issues and market analysis for Foldable OLED implementation"), in 2020 flexible AMOLED panels (including smart watch panel) will grow to approximately one billion units. The report sees the flexible AMOLED market rising from $4.9 billion in 2016 to $40.8 billion in 2020, at an annual growth rate of 70%.

The market research firm notes that Samsung Electronics has successfully advanced in the flexible AMOLED smartphone market with distinctive Edge band design, and so have other competitors. Edge-type flexible AMOLED smartphone market size is expected to increase remarkably in 2017.

In 2017 a foldable smartphone and dual edge transformed model in the flexible AMOLED panel application will be introduced in the market.

On the other hand, to implement the foldable application the report deals with key issues and current situation of each compartment (substrate ~ cover window), and main development trend to forecast a direction of truly flexible AMOLED panel development.

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