2020 iPhones May Get All OLED Screens, Radical Redesign

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple will go all OLED for the iPhone 2020, upgrading its entry model from LCD.

The story about Japan Display — an LCD panel manufacturer that has seen its business affected by the failing iPhone XR — contains that nugget, claiming that going all OLED will make possible a “more flexible handset design” and pointing out that Apple’s plans for the 2020 iPhones are big.

It seems Cook, Ive and Co. finally got the memo.

The company really needs a major design change to justify upgrades. Like Samsung, Apple’s last phone generation has been an underwhelming incremental revision that, coupled with high prices, have failed to fire up the upgrade frenzy that characterized previous generations.

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