iPhone 8 May Be Featured With Plastic Curved OLED Display: Many rumors are coming about the upcoming iPhones, among them, one of the most talked is about curved OLED screen. Previously it was rumored that Apple will use a glass OLED display but after considering a new report it is suggested that Apple will introduce plastic OLED display. It is suggested from the report of Korea Herald, that the new display of upcoming iPhones will have plastic OLED panel, built by Samsung, that curves ‘all over’.
Curved OLED Plastic Display May Be The Next Attraction Of iPhone 8:
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge support curved display generally have plastic OLED panel and glass OLEDs are generally used on flat display like as on iPhone 7.
According to a source familiar with the matter told the Korea Herald-
“The OLED version of the new iPhone will all be curved as Apple ordered all plastic OLED — not glass — from Samsung Display. Samsung is capable of supplying a little less than 100 million units of curved OLED displays to Apple,”
On the present iPhone and Apple watches curved glasses are used at the edges, so it is difficult to say why apple is going to use Plastic OLED display with upcoming phones. For the OLED Panel, Apple is completely dependent on Samsung which is also the main rival of the company. Further Hearld’s report suggested that the new iPhones may use new sensing technology which makes the device able to respond by touching any side of the device.
Korea Herald report also suggested that Apple will make three new phones in next years – one device which will feature OLED and two resembling with present iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus which may become in the form of iPhone 7s and 7s Plus.
Now the question will be raised that whether the plastic OLED panel would be felt by the users of the Phone or it will be glass layer on the plastic part on the iPhone 8. However, Apple is using Gorilla glasses on its phone at this time.
iPhone 8 will be the flagship model with OLED display and iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will be revised and will come as iPhone 7s and 7s Plus have flat LCD display panel said by Herald’s report. As said before by KGI that iPhone 8 will have wireless charging, the additional charger may be available on purchase. To make the bezel-less display of the iPhone 8 Touch ID home button will also be integrated into the display.