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Apple has ordered 70m units of OLED panels: sources

New iPhone 8 models will be waterproof and can be charged wirelessly

TAIPEI -- Apple has placed orders for bendable organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panels with Samsung Electronics for use in 70 million handsets this year, sources told Nikkei Asian Review. The large order suggests that Apple expects its new premium iPhone 8 to be launched late 2017 to fly off the shelves.

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