Opportunities and challenges in the OLED lighting market -- LEDinside
2018-02-27 13:35:33 [editor: nicolelee]
The competition between OLED and LED technology has caused LED vendors to pay attention to OLED over the past 10 years. Despite the high cost of OLED technology to enhance penetration of the difficulty is very high, but with OSRAM, LG and other investment companies, and Chinese manufacturers in the field of OLED display the huge amounts of investment, can be used in the display industry development experience and equipment advantages make OLED lighting the rapid rise, plus public environmental awareness, the people of lamps fusion life and art aesthetic requirements of the upgrade, the white OLED lighting is very likely to become the next generation of lighting nova.
Automobile lighting can be said to be the most spark and the most mature application market of OLED lighting at present. In fact, with the latest integration of LED technology, lighting has evolved from the basic functional characteristics to the significant characteristics of automobile potential. OLED has the real potential to distinguish LED from the new value added. The BMW M4 GTS, launched in 2016, is the first commercial vehicle that uses OLED technology in the taillight.
In addition to the market for cars, OLED lighting and other lighting manufacturers are also actively into the traditional office or commercial lighting in the field of general lighting, in addition, OLED technology must be combined with a number of niche markets to achieve economies of scale, thereby reducing the cost, and the niche market include medical lighting and embedded Shi Zhaoming.
According to LEDinside data show that the global OLED lighting panel to reach market size of about $153 million in 2017, estimated in 2018 China OLED display industry will release capacity, then the OLED industry will usher in the yield considerably and the cost of a substantial decline in trend, OLED lighting will also due to the market situation, usher in a new opportunity cost, is expected to 2020 OLED lighting the size of the market will grow to more than $1 billion 100 million.