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News tagged Samsung Display
  • Last update: Tuesday 1 December 2015 [35 news items]

Samsung Display showing signs of surpassing LG Display in revenues

6h 20min ago

LG Display surpassed Samsung Display in revenues during the first and second quarters of 2015 but into the third quarter Samsung took the lead. Samsung Display is expected to be neck...

Samsung to increase flexible OLED panel proportion to customers abroad

Nov 20, 12:02

As a means to rely less on Samsung Electronics for orders, Samsung Display aims to increase its proportion of flexible OLED panels shipped to customers outside of Korea up to 30%...

Samsung cuts 5,000 employees over last year, says FFS statistics

Nov 20, 11:20

According to statistics from the Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) in Korea, Samsung Group employees decreased by 5,000 over the last year to a total of 212,331, with half of cuts...

Samsung Display stops LCD production at L5 fab amid weak demand, says report

Nov 13, 16:04

Due to weak demand for monitor and notebook panels, Samsung Display has stopped LCD production at its L5 facilities in South Korea as of October, according to a new report from Korea-based...

Corning Lotus NXT Glass chosen for Samsung Display LTPS-OLED line

Oct 28, 11:45

Corning has announced its Corning Lotus NXT Glass will be used in Samsung's line of LTPS, OLED panels, according to Corning.

Samsung may supply Apple with OLED panels for iPhone, says report

Oct 27, 14:48

Samsung Display is now a supplier of OLED displays for Apple Watch, and may even supply Apple with OLED panels for other devices, according to Korea-based ET News.

Korea makers see increased orders for OLED panels

Oct 21, 12:35

Despite many makers seeing a slowdown in orders to China during the fourth quarter of 2015 due to increased competition in the market, Korea-based panel makers including Samsung Display...

Samsung AMOLED business to benefit from China smartphone demand in 2016

Oct 1, 16:31

Many China-based smartphone vendors are planning to use AMOLED in their high-end smartphones in 2016 and are looking to Samsung Display for panel supply as the maker continues to...

China makers to bump up 43-inch TV panel production

Sep 25, 14:52

LG Display and AU Optronics (AUO) have dominated the 43-inch TV panel segment but may face challenges as BOE and China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) as well as Samsung Display...

Samsung to revamp OLED TV business in 2017, says report

Sep 8, 14:45

OLED TV materials supplier Merck believes Samsung Electronics will begin to further pursue the OLED TV market in 2017 when material costs are expected to drop, and that fellow maker...

Samsung to construct 10.6G facilities, says report

Aug 6, 15:26

Samsung Display will construct new 10.6G production facilities that are expected to go into production in the second half of 2017, according to a new report from Korea-based ET...

CPT holds number 2 spot globally in tablet panel shipments during May, says firm

Jul 16, 15:40

Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) came in second globally in terms of tablet panel shipments in May 2015 at three million, falling behind BOE at four million but surpassing Samsung Display...

Samsung is developing 11K panels, says reports

Jul 13, 13:42

Samsung Display is undergoing development for 11K panels, with an aim of releasing new products in 2018, according to Korea media reports.

Samsung Display to shift 48-inch TV panel production to 49-inch units

Jul 8, 14:20

In an effort to further compete against 49-inch TV panels produced from LG Display and 50-inch units from Taiwan makers, Samsung Display will shift production of 48-inch TV panels...

Samsung slashes handset panel pricing to bump up orders

Jul 7, 15:05

As shipments of Samsung Electronics smartphones have been lower-than-expected in the market, Samsung Display has suffered in handset panel shipments and therefore has reduced pricing...

Samsung eyeing QLED panels, say reports

May 27, 14:28

Korea-based media reports are stating Samsung Display is considering dropping plans for developing OLED TV panels and instead will try to commercialize QLED (quantum dot LED) technology...

Korea IT players aggressively investing in Vietnam

May 14, 15:34

Korea-based IT players such as Samsung Electronics, Samsung Display and LG Electronics see Vietnam as an important production base and have been increasing their investments in the...

Samsung Display considers moving LCM business to China or Vietnam, says report

Apr 20, 21:57

After separating its LCD and OLED businesses, Samsung Display is reportedly considering moving its LCD module (LCM) business, which is currently still operating in South Korea, to...

Samsung expected to delay second round of investment for expanding flexible display

Apr 1, 14:43

Samsung Display is expected to delay a second round of investment for expanding flexible display production at its A3 facilities due to reported restructuring in production and materials,...

Samsung Display looking to revamp OLED TV panel production, says report

Mar 31, 14:33

In an effort to bump up profits in Samsung Display's panel business and re-establish the company's presence in the large-size OLED panel industry, the company is reportedly in discussions...

Taiwan makers lose top spot for Ultra HD TV panel shipments in 2014

Feb 13, 14:35

Following a 76% share in the global Ultra HD (4K) TV display segment in 2013 to hold the number one spot, Taiwan makers fell behind Korea-based panel makers Samsung Display and LG...

Samsung OLED handset panel pricing to reach parity with TFT LCD in 2015

Jan 23, 11:25

Samsung Display is reportedly continuing to push down pricing for OLED handset panels to the point where they will be priced the same as TFT LCD technology in 2015.

Samsung Display asking supply chains to cut pricing by 30%

Nov 17, 14:50

Samsung Display is asking supply chains including backlighting makers to reduce pricing for components by as much as 30% during the fourth quarter of 2014 as the company aims to drop...

Samsung considering slashing AMOLED panel pricing for handsets

Nov 6, 15:47

Following weak sales of AMOLED panels in the handset segment, Samsung Display is considering slashing pricing for the technology to end customers in order to spur growth.

Innolux pushes mid-range Ultra HD TV panels to maintain market share

Aug 25, 15:11

Innolux is continuing to see steady shipments of mid-range Ultra HD TV panels, with supply going mostly to customers in China, according to industry sources.

Samsung sells 4.5G production facilities to Truly

Jul 3, 14:25

Truly Optoelectronics has purchased 4.5G production facilities from Samsung Display that will be shipped to China for producing small- to medium-size LCD panels.

Truly chairman talks about the recent purchase of Samsung 4.5G facilities

Digitimes Research: Samsung Display expected to invest nearly US$5 billion in capex for developing AMOLED panels

May 14, 15:27

Samsung Display is expected to make nearly US$5 billion in capital expenditures for developing AMOLED panel technology, according to Digitimes Research.

Supply chain aims to increase production for wearable device components

Feb 25, 20:18

The upstream supply chain is increasing production and R&D for wearable device components as vendors are gearing up to release or expand product lineups in 2014, according to...


Global average LCD TV size to rise to 39.6-inch in 2014, says Sigma-intell

Dec 18, 21:50

As China-based makers will significantly increase production of 42-inch and above TV panels, the global average size for LCD TVs is estimated to rise from 37.9-inch in 2013 to 39.6-inch...

China TV panel self-sufficiency rate expected to exceed 40% in 2014

Dec 4, 20:27

As the 8.5G production lines in China of BOE Technology, Samsung Display and LG Display have been increasing output, local supply of LCD TV panels as a percentage of China-based TV...

iPad mini with Retina display may see shortages due to limited supplies of Sharp panels, say sources

Oct 30, 11:41

The availability of the iPad mini with Retina display may not be enough to meet market demand because Sharp's supply of 7.9-inch Retina display panels based on its Oxide TFT process...

Flexible OLED market to rise to US$100 million in 2014, says IHS

Aug 29, 21:27

Following Samsung Display's introduction of the first flexible OLED products in 2013, demand for these elastic displays is expected to grow by more than a factor of four in the following...

Digitimes Research: South Korea display equipment firms to see rising revenues in 2013

May 31, 11:33

For the third consecutive year, AMOLED capex at South Korea-based Samsung Display will exceed LCD panel capex in 2013. Samsung Display has been investing in OLED production and increasingly...

Disruption in Korean production could have catastrophic impact on global electronics business, says IHS

May 2, 12:16

What would happen if half of all global production for DRAM, two-thirds of NAND flash manufacturing and 70% of the world's tablet display supply suddenly disappeared from the market?...

Samsung Display drops pricing for 40-inch TV panels in China

Apr 2, 21:52

Samsung Display has reportedly dropped pricing for its 40-inch TV panels in the China market in order to compete with makers of 39-inch panels such as Innolux Corporation and AU Optronics...

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