As smartphones remained to cannibalize item sales in other little and medium flat panel screen (FPD) classifications, vehicle display screen earnings increased to end up being the 2nd greatest development classification in 2014, according to IHS. Based on the most recent info from the IHS Technology Quarterly Small/Medium Shipment and Forecast Report, in 2014 vehicle screen profits (not consisting of aftermarket screens )enhanced 26 percent year over year, to reach$848 million.
The cellphone display screen market enhanced 4 percent, reaching$ 1.2 billion, while multi-function printer display screens increased 148 percent to reach$85 million.The total little and medium FPD market, that includes TFT-LCD, AMOLED and active matrix electronic paper screens(AMEPDs), grew an approximated 8 percent (2.5 billion systems) in 2014; nevertheless, enhanced penetration of multi-functional smartphones in the international market has actually triggered need decreases for digital still cams, portable video gaming gadgets, portable media gamers, camera and other gadgets. While approximated year-over-year cellphone FPD system deliveries grew 10 percent and mobile COMPUTER screen deliveries grew 7 percent, deliveries of automobile display screens grew 33 percent to reach an approximated 87.3 million systems in 2014.”
Mobile phone display screens remain to lead continuous little and medium flat-panel market development, as the practical differences in between smartphones and other gadgets blur,”stated Hiroshi Hayase, senior director for display screens at IHS Technology, previously with DisplaySearch.”Given that customer need in lots of little and medium FPD classifications is falling, increasing need for automobile display screens is a bright area for the market. “