Although still two years away Phone 8 will be introduced, but rumors are discussing about this phone has begun to circulate. Mentioned, Apple will carry the new screen technology on a successor to the iPhone 7S it. Apple is known to adopt OLED screen on the iPhone 7. However, the use of such technology is not long. Because the company from Cupertino, California, the United States was developing a new screen technology to be embedded in the iPhone 8.
Screen technology developed by Apple called micro-LEDs. This technology uses smaller pixels than traditional LCD or LED backlit. The advantage, micro-LED provides a richer color and more the number of pixels in the same size. In addition also low power consumption. Like the OLED, micro-LED technology does not require extra backlight, thus providing more space. Consequently allowing Apple can make the iPhone thinner.
While quoted IBTimes, the current micro-LED research process underway Taiwan. In its development itself, Apple will take advantage of the intellectual property and manufacturing knowledge of LuxVue Technology which they bought in 2014 ago. It is hoped that this technology began to be applied in 2018.