This month, Sharp will supply displays for next-generation iPhone 5

During a teleconference on Sharp advances in the last fiscal quarter, the company’s new president, Takashi Okuda, suddenly announced that deliveries will begin in August, displays for┬ánext-generation iPhone, according to Reuters.

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Unfortunately, he did not pursue the matter further and comment on the above, but given the recent information about the announcement of new Apple products this year, September 12, the launch of production of one of the main components of a smartphone in the current month is reasonable and fits into the overall scheme.

Recall that Sharp was to be the supplier of displays for the new iPad, but could not pass the strict quality control of Apple. It seems that the problems of the Japanese production still managed. In addition to Sharp among suppliers of displays for the devices listed as the Cupertino-based company LG Display and Japan Display.

According to rumors, iPhone 5 the next generation will be equipped with a 4-inch LCD screen, performed on the technology in-Cell. Its essence lies in the integration of the touch panel LCD matrix, which will make the final product is thinner and improve the quality of the image display, because it eliminated an extra layer.