Smartphone Upgrade Continues, FPC Industry Has Broad Prospects For Development

The birth of smart phones is the development of handheld computers. Smartphones have been gradually applied and widely used in people's daily lives, and people are increasingly demanding smart phones. In the development of the FPC industry, the contribution of smart phones is very large. At present, the mainstream smartphone FPC usage is 10-15 pieces, and the iPhone X usage is even more than 20 pieces. With the upgrading of products, the use of single-machine FPC will gradually increase in the future, and the development prospect of FPC industry is broad.
A large number of FPC are used for smartphone connection components and motherboards, such as display modules, fingerprint modules, camera modules, antennas, vibrators, etc. With the continuous penetration of fingerprint recognition, the camera is upgraded to dual cameras As and using OLED, the use of FPC will Continuous growth. As full-screen becomes one of the trends in the smartphone industry upgrade, COF solutions are expected to drive a significant increase in demand for FPC boards. At the same time, with the release of Huawei and Samsung foldable phones, future foldable phones will drive demand for flexible AMOLEDs.

Apple FPC suppliers are mainly Japanese, Taiwanese and US suppliers. Samsung is mainly a Korean supplier. In addition to Japanese manufacturers, Huawei, OPPO and vivo will also purchase from domestic suppliers. As a core component of smart phones, FPC flexible circuit boards will bring new opportunities for the development of the industry.