South Korea's LG Show has been chosen as a second provider for natural light-emitting diode (OLED) screens for Apple's iPhones, the Digital Instances reported on Friday.
Samsung Show, a unit of Samsung Electronics, was the only real provider of OLED shows for Apple.
A spokeswoman at LG Show declined to remark. A consultant at Apple's South Korea workplace was not accessible for remark.
Apple launched its largest-ever iPhone and a watch that detects coronary heart issues on Wednesday in an try to get prospects to improve to costlier gadgets within the face of stagnant international demand for smartphones.
The South Korean newspaper cited unidentified sources as saying that LG Show's versatile OLED panels just lately handed a collection of Apple's high quality take a look at.
If confirmed, the availability take care of a significant smartphone maker may assist LG Show acquire an extra foothold within the OLED show market. The South Korean firm has excessive hopes for OLED enterprise.
LG's mainstay, older-technology liquid crystal show enterprise is battling Chinese language rivals and panel value declines.
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