OLED Panel Revenues Projected to Fall in 2023

by Shawnee Blackwood

While OLED TVs are expected to comprise 44% of the market area in 2023, down from 51% in 2022, OLED smartphones are anticipated to grow to 48%, driven mainly by a 29% unit increase for the 6.6” to 8” category.

Tags:AMOLED| DSCC| Flexible Displays| foldables| laptop| OLED| smartphone| TV

Huawei Unfolds the Mate X5’s Inner and Outer Displays

by Shawnee Blackwood

Both the internal and external screens of the Collector’s Edition, as well as the external screens of the standard Mate X5, will support 1-120 Hz LTPO adaptive refresh rates.

Tags:Foldable Devices| Huawei| Kunlun Glass| LTPO-AMOLED| showcase| smartphone

TCL Announces First Nxtpaper Smartphones

by Shawnee Blackwood

The TCL 40 Nxtpaper boasts a 6.78” FHD+ Nxtpaper display, designed to offer a unique paper-like viewing experience.

Tags:Nxtpaper| showcase| smartphone| TCL

Galaxy Z Fold5 Aces Rankings in Dxomark Display Tests

by Emory Kale

One of the standout features of the Galaxy Z Fold5’s display, according to Dxomark, was its ability to maintain readability even under direct sunlight—a quality that is not commonly observed among ultra-premium smartphones.

Tags:DXOMARK| Foldable| foldables| OLED| smartphone

Middle East Smartphone Market One Bright Spot in Year of Decline

by Shawnee Blackwood

Both Apple and Samsung observed declines in premium segment smartphone shipments due to cautious consumer spending and a surge in interest for budget alternatives.

Tags:Apple| Canalys| Honor| MEA (Middle East & Africa)| Oppo| realme| Samsung| smartphone| TCL| Transsion| Vivo| Xiaomi