According to reports Apple has partnered with LG for foldable iPhones production.Has begun work on foldable iphone with LG display.Uses OLED screen technology that produces better image quality than the LCD screens,Edge to edge display.
According to reports,LG Display already has a team working on a foldable OLED panels for the new iPhone model .The foldable iPhone panel production could start from 2020. LG has reportedly completed its own foldable OLED panel prototype and has been upgrading the durability and the yield rate.
The company recently started its first OLED production for phones at its E5 plant in Gumi, North Gyeongsang Province. Production for the iPhone is expected to begin by 2019 at a yet-to-be-opened plant, called E6, in Paju, Gyeonggi Province.Apple is also considering investing in LG to speed up OLED production.
Samsung, who has been working with the technology for quite sometime,is expected to launch its foldable smartphone by next year.Samsung supplies the OLED displays for the iPhone X and is also expected to supply OLED panels for Apple’s 2018 iPhones as well.