Samsung and Huawei have already launched their own foldable phones.
Samsung and Huawei have already launched their own foldable phones. Although rumours about Apple’s folding iPhone continue, there is no exact news. A few days ago, Ming-Chi Kuo, known as Apple’s first brother, brought new news about Apple’s folding iPhone.
Guo Mingchi pointed out that
through investigations into related industries,It is predicted that Apple will launch a flexible foldable iPhone in 2023, and will use an 8-inch QHD+ OLED flexible screen. It is estimated that the shipment of foldable iPhone in 2023 will be between 15-20 million
Samsung Display (SDC) will become the exclusive screen supplier for the folding iPhone,
In addition, Guo Mingchi also brought information about the folding iPhone screen.Samsung Display (SDC) will become the exclusive screen supplier for the folding iPhone, and Samsung Foundry will be the exclusive DDI foundry supplier.
For the touch solution, the folding iPhone will use TPK’s nano silver touch solution, because this technology has several advantages over Samsung Display’s Y-Octa technology.
Battlefield for major mobile phone brands,
Guo Mingchi said that the foldable mobile phone market has become a new battlefield for major mobile phone brands and is expected to further drive the replacement cycle of the high-end mobile phone market. It is predicted that shipments in 2021 and 2022 will be approximately 7.5 million and 17 million, respectively.
As new selling points of high-end mobile phones,
will release folding phones between the fourth quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2022.
Guo Mingchi also pointed out that with the arrival of foldable mobile phones, the product differentiation between mobile phones, tablets and laptops will be further blurred.As Apple has the advantages of cross-product ecology and hardware design, it will be the biggest winner of the new folding device trend.