The latest news from Taiwan shows that Apple's iPhone product line this year's planning is still quite radical. In addition to the new 5.8-inch OLED iPhone X, the iPhone X Plus with the 6.5-inch OLED panel and the new machine with the 6.1-inch LCD panel will be available.
For panel suppliers, the OLED panel will be exclusively offered exclusively by Samsung, while the LCD panel will feature the latest 18: 9 full-screen panel from Japan Display Corporation (JDI) with a resolution of 2,160x1,080 and a four-sided bezel 0.5 mm, LGD will also provide some LCD panels.
In the touch panel, OLED version of the iPhone's touch panel is still provided by the Samsung integration, but this year's LCD panel changes will be larger, from the previous In Cell embedded to external embedded, including thin-film touch sensor or Exclusive supply from Japan Photo, as for the external touch-type touch panel will be Taiwan Cheng Cheng and Chen Hong supplier.
The news also shows that due to the iPhone X released last year using a complex 3D pressure sensor, which makes the new iPhone X price is much higher than the LCD panel iPhone. This year's LCD panel iPhone, in addition to increasing the 3D pressure sensor, the LCD panel to plug-in will also promote the new single machine rose, is expected in 2018 new iPhone entry-level models price will increase from 700 dollars in previous years 800 dollars.