In 2016, the global smartphone set market continued to grow, but entered a mature phase. Only a few makers succeeded in growing shipments in the saturated market in 2016. Trends varied a lot by technology and by country. New display ratios could stimulate the market, but technical issues of the narrowing bezel remain. Smartphone displays are moving towards AMOLED, leaving LTPS TFT LCD looking for new applications.
Principal Analyst, Small/Medium Displays
Mr. Brian Huh is a Principal Analyst within the IHS Technology group. Mr. Huh joined IHS in November 2014, when IHS acquired DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market.