Apple considering change to its display technology to extend battery life?

Analysis from research firm IHS Markit suggests that Apple might consider a change to a low-temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) backplane, from the current low-temperature polysilicon thin-film transistor (LTPS TFT) currently used on AMOLED displays. The backplane is the part of the display used to turn the pixels on and off, and is therefore responsible for the display's power consumption, resolution and refresh rates...
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25. irwan92

Posts: 44; Member since: Feb 12, 2013

Apple: there's goal but no efforts

30. cheetah2k

Posts: 2256; Member since: Jan 16, 2011

Should be fine. Apple has always had lower resolution screens than the competition.. haha
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