The company Japan Display – one of the contract suppliers Apple – announced the start of mass production of screens for smartphones diagonal of 5.5 inches resolution WQHD. According to rumors, a modification of the upcoming iPhone 6 will have a display of the appropriate size.
New Japan Display panel has a diagonal of 5.46 inches (about 13.87 cm) and is based on the technology of low-temperature polysilicon (LTPS). Its overall dimensions – 128.26 x 70.94 x 1.35 mm. The width of the side and top of the screen frames is only 1 mm, while the width of the bottom – 5.4 mm.
The display resolution is 2560 x 1440 pixels, and the number of pixels per inch is equal to 538 ppi. For comparison, the iPad Air tablet with 9.7- inch screen has a resolution 1536h2048 points and index ppi, equal to 264. As the producer , the panel provides coverage of 70 % of the color space of NTSC. Stated brightness, contrast and viewing angles , respectively , 450 cd / m ², 1000:1 and not less than 160 °.
Japan Display claims that the new screens allow you to view high-quality multimedia content on mobile devices with a diagonal of more than 5 inches.
Issue displays Japan Display starts in April , which is consistent with the rumors of a 5.5- inch iPhone, scheduled for release this fall . LCD panel of the Japanese manufacturer meets all Apple – quality, size , resolution, and delivery schedule .
Simultaneously with the 5.5 -inch iPhone is expected to debut models with screen 4.7 inches . According to rumors, the smartphone will receive 2 GB of RAM, an 8-megapixel primary and 2- megapixel front-facing camera , as well as 16 , 32 and 64 gigabytes of memory for data storage. Furthermore, in the iPhone 6 may be included an atmospheric pressure sensor , temperature and humidity.