Chinese display maker Beijing Oriental Electronics (BOE) may lose 30 million display orders for the upcoming iPhone 14 after changing the iPhone 13 display design to increase the return rate or produce non-defective products, according to a report by the US. The elect (passing by 9to5Mac).
Apple commissioned by the Bank of England With iPhone 13 screens manufactured last October, a short-lived deal ended earlier this month when Apple allegedly discovered BOE corners on its screens. Sources close to the situation said The elect That BOE changed the circuit width of the thin-film transistors of the iPhone 13 display without Apple’s knowledge. (Did they really think Apple wouldn’t notice?).
However, this decision could still go after the Bank of England, as Apple could also pull the company out of manufacturing the OLED display for the iPhone 14. The electthe Bank of England sent an executive to Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino to explain the incident and said it had not received an order to manufacture iPhone 14 screens. Apple is expected to make an announcement. iPhone 14 At an event this fall, but The elect He says production of his display could start as early as next month.
Instead of BOE, The elect Apple expects to split its 30 million display demand between LG Display and Samsung Display, its two major display suppliers. Samsung is likely to produce a 6.1- and 6.7-inch screen for the upcoming iPhone 14 Pro, while LG is expected to make a 6.7-inch screen for the iPhone 14 Pro Max.
according to Mac rumorsBOE previously only made screens for refurbished iPhones. Then Apple hired the company OLED screens for the new iPhone 12 will come in 2020, but the first batch of panels failed Apple’s rigorous quality control tests. Since the beginning from this year, Bank of England production has also been affected Due to lack of display driver chip.