According to industry sources, China's Tianma Microelectronics' 6G AMOLED production line in Wuhan is expected to enter commercial production start-up phase in mid-2018.
Tianma Microelectronics' sixth-generation AMOLED production line will be mass-produced in 2018
The first phase of the 6G line can be installed with 15,000 glass substrates per month. At the same time, the second phase is expected to start at the end of 2018 or the first half of 2019. The second stage of substrate mounting was 30,000 pieces.
In 2017, Tianma's smartphone application total screen display shipments were approximately 26 million units, second only to Samsung. However, sources pointed out that Tianma is the top supplier of LCD full-screen panels in 2017.
It is estimated that the monthly shipment of Tianma full-screen mobile phone monitors will reach 3 million units in 2018, of which LTPS panels account for more than 55%, a-Si panels account for 30%, and AMOLEDs account for 5-10%.
Sources pointed out that Tianma Microelectronics' 5.5G and 6G LTPS fabs are currently in full production, while their 5.5G and 6G production lines can produce 30,000 substrates per month.