Monday, October 23, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple, Samsung Heading to Court Again
Apple Praises TSMC's Investments, Says iPhones Will be AI an Platform
ARM Boosts IoT Security With Platform Security Architecture
Kaspersky Lab Seeks To Restore Reliability By Opening Software to Review
Pay with Google Speeds Up Checkout
Tesla Said to Set up China Plant
ASUS VivoBook E203 Windows 10 S Laptop Now Available for $229
Sony Releases 7.42 Effective Megapixel Stacked CMOS Image Sensor for Automotive Cameras
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, March 06, 2008
Samsung's AMOLEDs Reach Mass Production: DisplaySearch


Sony got all the attention in Q4?07 with the release of its 11" XEL-1 TV, but Samsung SDI drove the market, pushing shipments to 20.2M, which was up 30% Q/Q but down 9% Y/Y, DisplaySearch says.

For the year, total revenues grew 6% to US$493.9M and total shipments grew 8% to 74.7M, according to the DisplaySearch Quarterly OLED Shipment and Forecast Report. The report findings also show that the shipment mix is changing, as AMOLEDs had a 9.7% share of total revenues in Q3?07, which jumped to 41% in Q4?07.

"By Q1?08, DisplaySearch forecasts AMOLEDs will represent 55.6% of total revenues as LG Display enters the AMOLED market and Chi Mei EL, Samsung SDI and Sony continue to ramp up," noted Barry Young, Senior Advisor, DisplaySearch.

Key findings in the report include:

Samsung SDI was #1 in total revenue with US$79.4M, more than double the #2 supplier RiTdisplay at US$30.3M.

RiTdisplay retained its lead in shipments at 6.6M units with Samsung SDI following at 4.9M units.

Pioneer was #3 in units and #3 in shipments.

Sony shipped 2K 11" displays for use in the XEL-1 in December and is expected to ship 6K panels in Q1?08.

Chi Mei EL increased its production of AMOLED panels, shipping 60K units in Q4?07 up from 16K in Q3?07.

LG Display, formerly LG. Philips LCD, took over LGE?s PMOLED fab and is expected to ship ~150K AMOLED in Q1?08 panels for use in the recently announced LG-SH150A.

"AMOLEDs are beginning to hit their stride in the small/medium market with Nokia, Samsung, LG and Sony Ericsson all releasing products in Q4?07. We expect to see multiple product introductions in the next two quarters, and the panel size will jump to 2.6" and larger compared to previously announced 2.2-2.4" models,? Young added.

Due to a strong fourth quarter, total OLED 2007 revenues reached US$493.9M, a new record, led by Samsung SDI, RiTdisplay and Pioneer. Showing strong results in microdisplays, eMagin slipped into the top five for the first time.

Sub-displays and MP3 player displays continue to account for ~75% of OLED shipments at 9.9M and 5.3M, respectively. Main displays, due to the growth in AMOLEDs, are beginning to catch up and now have a 11.5% share, up from only 4.5% last quarter.

AMOLEDs are forecast to reach 3.1M units in Q1?08, up from 1.7M in Q4?07, driving total revenues up to US$ 204.1M, which will set a new record for the industry.

DisplaySearch?s Quarterly OLED Shipment and Forecast Report is available at http://www.displaysearch.com.


Previous
Next
Plextor Offers New 320GB Pocket Hard Disk        All News        Intel to Improve Memory Business
CeBIT 2008: Blu-ray Sees 300-euro Player in 2-5 Years     Consumer Electronics News      DivX Extends Contract with Philips Electronics

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple, Samsung Heading to Court Again
Samsung Said to Have Placed Huge EUV Equipment Order From ASML
Samsung Launches the Ruggedized Galaxy Tab Active2 for Business
Samsung and LG Showcase Next-generation Displays at IMID 2017
Samsung Unveils New Hardware/Software Turn-Key Solution For IoT Data Security
Samsung Unifies IoT Services Under SmartThings, Announces Bixby 2.0, AR Capabilities to Galaxy smartphones, a 360 Round Camera
Samsung's 8nm LPP is Ready For Production
Samsung Introduces Cellular IoT Mobile Device to Track Your Pets, Children, or Personal Items
Samsung CEO Kwon to Resign as Profits Surge
Samsung Gear Sport and Gear IconX 2018 are Launching in the U.S.
Samsung Takes on Sony With New ICOCELL Image Sensors for Smartphones
Apple iPhone 7 Remained Top Smartphone Model in First Half of 2017

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .