The report hinted that the third iPhone model could support OLED.
Want all the face-recognising, bezel-less OLED goodness of the iPhone X, but don't much fancy the large 5.8-inch screen size?
"While the rumor seems a little off-beat, the Korea Herald's report states that Apple has made a decision to ditch the smallest 5.28-inch OLED iPhone next year, while adding a larger - possibly more than 6 inches - LCD model into the full lineup".
Dropping the OLED display would seem like an odd move, unless Apple is trying to lower production costs or offer a more budget-orientated version of the iPhone X in a similar vein to the entry-level iPhone SE. The rumor now states that the smaller unit will be replaced with a six inch LCD model. Citing local parts makers, the report said Apple had originally given panel orders to Samsung Display, its sole OLED supplier, under a plan to launch three OLED iPhones next year - 5.28-, 5.85-, and 6.46-inch models.
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