Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks, A foldable OLED display panel with ultra-thin cover glass for future iPad and MacBook models, according to a report from fabrikanttech.
The report explains that Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks will supply 17-inch foldable 4K OLED panels to HP this year, destined for an in-folding notebook with an 11-inch display when closed. LG Display has growing expertise in foldable OLED displays, having supplied the 13.3-inch display panel for the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold.
Apple Collaboration With LG To Develop Ipads And Macbooks.
The Elec claims that alongside its foldable OLED notebook panel for HP, Apple is collaboration with LG Display “to develop another foldable OLED panel.” This panel will purportedly use an ultra-thin cover glass instead of polyimide, which most other foldable displays currently use.
The report is the second dependable sign from Apple’s supply chain that large foldable devices are in development, since The Elec‘s claim appears to line up with a recent report from display analyst Ross Young, which said that Apple is exploring all-screen foldable notebooks with displays around 20-inches in size.
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks – Foldable Notebooks :
Young said that these devices could form a whole new product category for Apple and result in a dual-use product, potentially able to work as a notebook with a full-size on-screen keyboard when folded and as a monitor when unfolded and used with an external keyboard. The devices feature 4K resolutions or higher at the size Apple is investigating, Young added.
While Young described the device as a “foldable notebook,” it seemed plausible at the time that the all-screen device could actually be a foldable iPad Pro, and today’s report from The Elec‘s clarifies that the display panel in development is suitable for both tablets and notebooks.
According to Young, the launch timeframe for Apple’s foldable notebook is “likely later” than 2025, with 2026 or 2027 being floated as reasonable possibilities.
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks Has started Developing Thinner OLED Panels Potentially for Foldable Displays
Apple has started developing thinner OLED panels that could be used for foldable displays in the future, a new report out of Korea suggests. According to The Elec, Apple is developing OLED panels without polarizers, which are typically included to allow only lights in certain directions to pass through, thereby improving the visibility of the display. One drawback of polarizer films is…
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : Testing 9-Inch Foldable Device, but Foldable iPhone Unlikely Until 2025 or Later
Apple is testing a device with a 9-inch foldable display, but the company’s long-rumored foldable iPhone is unlikely to launch until 2025 or later, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. On Twitter, Kuo said that Apple is “actively testing” a device with a 9-inch foldable OLED display and a PPI somewhere between the iPhone and the iPad. This device is purportedly being used to evaluate and …
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : Exploring 20-Inch All-Screen Foldable MacBook, But Foldable iPhone Delayed Until 2025
Apple has likely delayed its foldable iPhone until 2025 and the company is exploring all-screen foldable MacBooks, according to Display Supply Chain Consultants (DSCC) analyst Ross Young. In a new DSCC report on upcoming foldable and rollable devices, Young explained that Apple’s long-rumored foldable iPhone has been delayed until 2025.
What Would You Like to See in a Foldable iPhone?
Samsung last week announced its fourth-generation foldable phone, the Galaxy Fold 4, and as a result, some iPhone customers may be wondering about the future of a foldable iPhone. Apple is indeed working on a foldable iPhone, but details about it remain scarce and somewhat vague. We’ve rounded up a few notable rumors below and want to hear from you; what would you like to see in a foldable…
Samsung Claims Foldable Phones Are Going Mainstream
While Apple has yet to release a foldable iPhone, Samsung is about to unveil a new series of foldables for the third consecutive year at its Unpacked event on August 10. Meanwhile, Samsung’s mobile president TM Roh believes that we are already seeing the mainstream acceptance of foldable smartphones play out as consumers switch to the devices in increasing numbers.
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : Even Bigger iPad Pro Could Be Foldable
Apple could be working on an even larger, foldable iPad Pro model, multiple reports appear to indicate. Display Supply Chain Consultants (DSCC) analyst Ross Young recently claimed that Apple is exploring the possibility of offering notebooks with foldable displays. The company is said to be discussing such devices with displays around 20 inches in size with its suppliers. This display size…
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Foldable iPhone Could Finally Launch Next Year
Apple’s long-rumored foldable iPhone could finally be released next year, according to multiple reports. According to display analyst Ross Young, who often provides accurate insights into Apple’s plans, Apple could introduce its foldable iPhone in 2023, but he cautioned that 2024 is a more likely timeframe for the launch of the new device. Rumors about a foldable iPhone have died down in…
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks :Images Allegedly Show Real iPhone 14 Pro Display Cutouts and Status Bar Items
Following Apple’s announcement that it will hold an event on Wednesday, September 7, several alleged leaks coming out of Asia purport to show the iPhone 14 Pro’s display cutouts and status bar items. iPhone 14 Pro concept render by Ian Zelbo based on purported leaked information Twitter user “DuanRui” today shared several images from Chinese social media site Weibo, with one seemingly showing …
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : ‘Apple Watch Pro’ Rumored to Feature Larger 47mm Case Size With Flat Display
The so-called “Apple Watch Pro” will feature a larger 47mm case size, according to a report today from Japanese website Mac Otakara. By comparison, the Apple Watch Series 7 is available in 41mm and 45mm case sizes. A larger 47mm case size would result in the Apple Watch Pro having a larger display, which could measure in at 1.99 inches diagonally. The report, citing information received…
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : iPhone 14 Pro Purple and Blue Colors Appear on Dummy Models
Ahead of the expected announcement of the iPhone 14 lineup at Apple’s September 7 event, a wave of dummy models originating in Asia claim to show the iPhone 14 Pro’s selection of color options, including new blue and purple finishes. The images of iPhone 14 Pro dummy models were first shared on Weibo earlier today and show similar Gold, Graphite, and Silver color options from recent years….
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Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : Four Wildcard Features Rumored for iPhone 14
We’ve been hearing rumors about these new iPhones for almost a year, and while many rumored features have been reported repeatedly, there are a few wildcard features we’ve heard about that we aren’t so sure we’ll see on the upcoming iPhones, and we’ve listed four below.
Apple will launch four models of the iPhone 14 series this year consisting of the regular iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Max, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, without the mini variant. Customers who buy iPhone Pro will get more advantages over non-pro models.
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max
Apple projects iPhone 14 Pro will increase Apple sales by 60 percent by the end of 2022. iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max carry a main camera with a 48MP sensor that has the ability to record video up to 8K resolution.
Apple will embed the powerful A16 Bionic chipset into the most expensive iPhone variants, namely the iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max. The iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max will both carry a large 6.7-inch screen and have an oval pill-shaped hole. The circular mini hole is the location for the Face ID element to be embedded and the pill-shaped hole will contain the front camera, FaceID infrared, and possibly other components.
Apple will embed advanced features such as the always-on feature to the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max. This was revealed by Bloomberg journalist Mark Gurman, who accurately leaked the specifications of the latest Apple devices.
Apple Collaboration With LG to Develop iPads and MacBooks : iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Max
iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Max are said to come with the smallest memory option of 128GB. So, the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max have the smallest memory of 256GB.
While the iPhone 14 Max with a memory option from 128GB, costs from USD899, the iPhone 14 Pro with a 256GB memory option costs from USD1,099, and the iPhone 14 Pro Max with a 256GB memory option from USD1,199.
The standard iPhone 14 will use 4X LPDDR RAM. Meanwhile, the iPhone 14 Pro version will use LPDDR 5 RAM.
With the presence of LPDDR5 RAM on the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, the RAM memory will be faster and save up to 30 percent of power.
The always-on feature allows iPhone users to review information or notifications even when the iPhone is locked. Initially, Apple will embed the always-on feature into the iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max