Apple orders 70 million curved OLED panels from Samsung for the iPhone 8

Apple has long been rumored to employ OLED display panels made by Samsung for at least one of the iPhones it’s launching this year, and today a new report confirms that.

According to Nikkei, Apple has ordered 70 million curved OLED display panels from Samsung, which will be the only supplier for this part this year. They will be used inside the new iPhone 8 which will be unveiled in the fall alongside the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus. Unlike the iPhone 8, the 7s models will retain the LCD panels of their predecessors, as well as their sizes – 4.7″ and 5.5″, respectively.

On the other hand, the…