Visionox Shipping Flexible and Foldable OLED Displays
July 29, 2019
Visionox Co Ltd is accelerating its expansion in smartphones, wearable devices, vehicle-mounted systems and intelligent homes due to the surging demand for flexible display screens. "With the development of 5G, big data and cloud computing, the display panels will change peoples' lifestyles and enhance the visual experience," said Xu Fengying, vice-president of Visionox, adding that cutting-edge technologies will stimulate applications for flexible screens. He said that flexible OLEDs would have wider applications in smartphones, computers, smart wearables, vehicles, smart homes, virtual reality and augmented reality.
The company has provided AMOLED technology for smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp's under-screen camera since June. Xiaomi's prototype foldable phone also used an OLED display panel from Visionox, ZTE Corp's first 5G flagship smartphone, the ZTE Axon 10 Pro, which was launched in May uses a Visonox display. In April, Nubia Technology Co Ltd, unveiled its first wearable watch-like smartphone called Alpha, which features a four-inch flexible screen manufactured by Visionox. The firm currently has about 6,000 OLED patents. Its AMOLED display screen production line in Gu'an went into operation last year with a capacity of 30,000 substrates/month. and services the high-end, foldable screen demand for 90 million smartphones. Visionox started building its second flexible AMOLED production line in Hefei in December. It also has a monthly capacity of 30,000 substrates/month.