Special “notch” required for Apple iPhone 8 OLED panels said to cause low yield rate of 40%

It seems that Apple is having an issue with the OLED panels being made for the production of the Apple iPhone 8. The tenth anniversary model is a premium version of the handset, and for the first time it will employ an OLED panel instead of using an LCD screen. A Weibo post by Foxconn Vice President Luo Zhongsheng (who is a legitimate executive of the company) reports that 40% of the OLED panels received by the contract manufacturer are failing to meet the grade at Foxconn because of the specific way that Apple wants the material cut.

The Foxconn executive noted that with this special cut …

from PhoneArena – News https://www.phonearena.com/news/Special-notch-required-for-Apple-iPhone-8-OLED-panels-said-to-cause-low-yield-rate-of-40_id96800
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from Blogger http://thewarringtonnews.blogspot.com/2017/08/special-notch-required-for-apple-iphone.html
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