0
Wireless

Samsung to end LCD supplies to Apple - report

Tuesday 23 October 2012 | 11:34 CET | News
Samsung Display plans to terminate its contract with Apple and no longer supply LCD panels to the rival, the Korea Times reports citing unnamed industry sources. Samsung is ending the long-term relationship due to stiffer conditions from Apple for supply-chain partners, the report said. "We are unable to supply our flat-screens to Apple with huge price discounts. Samsung has already cut our portion of shipments to Apple and next year we will stop shipping displays," a senior industry official, asking not to be named, told the paper. At the same, multiple sources told the Korea Times that

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / LG / Samsung
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Samsung files lawsuit against LG Display over LCD patents

Published 21 Jan 2013 10:22 CET | Korea, Republic of
Samsung Display has filed a suit against LG Display seeking invalidation of the latter's patents on LCDs, reports Yonhap News ...

Samsung nearly doubles Q3 profit on strong mobile sales

Published 26 Oct 2012 08:57 CET | World
Samsung Electronics reported a near doubling in third-quarter profits thanks to continued strong growth at its handset division. ...

Apple wins initial ITC ruling on Samsung patent infringement

Published 25 Oct 2012 09:08 CET | United States
The US International Trade Commission has found that Samsung infringes four patents held by Apple, including one for the front ...

Apple verliest Nederlandse zaak tegen Samsung

Published 24 Oct 2012 13:35 CET | Netherlands
Een Nederlandse rechter heeft in het voordeel van Samsung gepleit in een zaak omtrent patenten tegen Apple. Het zou gaan om een ...

Samsung stopt met productie beeldschermen voor Apple

Published 23 Oct 2012 08:49 CET | Korea, Republic of
Samsung-dochter Samsung Display stopt met ingang van 2013 met de productie van beeldschermen voor de iPhone en iPad van rivaal ...

Apple loses court battle over design of Samsung tablets

Published 19 Oct 2012 10:48 CET | United Kingdom
Apple has lost a UK court battle with Samsung about whether Samsung infringed on the registered iPad design, reports the ...

Apple poaches leading chip designer from Samsung

Published 12 Oct 2012 11:08 CET | World
Apple has hired a chip designer from rival Apple, reports the Wall Street Journal. Jim Mergard, former vice president and chief ...

Samsung seeks new trial of US Apple patent case

Published 04 Oct 2012 10:31 CET | United States
Samsung has asked for a new trial of its US patent case against Apple, reports the Financial Times. Samsung claims that the ...

Samsung loses patent claim against Apple at ITC

Published 17 Sep 2012 08:53 CET | World
Apple has won a new round in its patent battle against Samsung, at the US International Trade Commission this time. In a suit ...

Apple wins USD 1 bln in damages in Samsung patent suit

Published 27 Aug 2012 08:31 CET | United States
A jury in the US has awarded Apple USD 1 billion in damages for patent infringement by Samsung. The California jury found that ...

Over half of phone displays to use touch panels next year

Published 17 Aug 2012 09:24 CET | World
Over half of next year's small/medium smartphone panel shipments will use touch panels combined with flat-panel display (FPD) ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

21 Apr Ericsson Q1 2021
21 Apr Vivendi Q1 2021
21 Apr Orange Belgium Q1 2021
21 Apr Comcast Q1 2021
21 Apr Verizon Q1 2021
21 Apr Rogers Communications Q1 2021
21 Apr HKBN H1 results
21 Apr Crown Castle Q1 2021
21 Apr Netgear Q1 2021
21 Apr Elisa Q1 2021
21 Apr Proximus AGM
22 Apr Tele2 Q1 2021
22 Apr Orange Q1 2021
22 Apr Intel Q1 2021
22 Apr VeriSign Q1 2021
22 Apr Snap Q1 2021
22 Apr Nordic Entertainment (NENT) Q1
22 Apr AT&T Q1 2021
22 Apr FCC meeting
23 Apr Telia Q1 2021
25 Apr Vodafone Qatar Q1 2021
26 Apr SBA Communications Q1 2021
27 Apr Alphabet Q1 2021
27 Apr Siminn Q1 2021
27 Apr Juniper Networks Q1 2021
27 Apr AudioCodes Q1 2021
27 Apr Mediaset FY results
27 Apr Sequans Q1 2021
27 Apr Corning Q1 2021
27 Apr Calix Q1 2021
::: More Calendar Items