Others say the reason lies in the company's decision not to produce more iPhone X after the release of the new three models in late September this year. Anticipating a demand surge from Apple, the company made a 13.5 trillion won ($12.6 billion) capital investment past year, resulting in a 1.5 trillion won increase in depreciation costs in 2018, the Nikkei reports. The original target was for around 45 million to 50 million iPhone X displays, reports Nikkei. Apple itself saw a stock fall of 0.89 percent in pre-trading.
Samsung has yet to decide if it will curb its production target for the April to June quarter, but it's possible that a "further cutback" is in store, Nikkei noted.
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The South Korean giant now controls about 95% of the OLED market, but that could soon drop with LG Display ramping up production this year, as are Chinese manufacturers like BOE Technology Group and Tianma Micro-electronics.
The iPhone X was one of the most expensive handsets launched in 2017, and its costly OLED displays were a part of the reason why - Samsung's OLED panels cost over $100 each, which is more than twice the cost of the company's liquid crystal displays. Not only would that secure Apple's supply chain - given the terms of the deal apparently earmarked it all the panels it wanted - it would have a side-benefit of reducing its dependence on arch-rival Samsung.
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And it's the only thing right now that can help the 10 American holdovers from that team ease the pain of their 2014 collapse. Net proceeds from the jersey auctions will be shared between the Hockey Canada Foundation and Canadian Olympic Foundation.
Wall Street analysts have been shouting for months that the iPhone X sales were far below expectations. Higher sticker prices compared to other iPhone models mean that each iPhone X sale is worth more to the company's bottom line; indeed, the premium pricing of the OLED smartphone meant that Q1 2018 sales revenue set records, even if shipment numbers did not. For a supplier, the more components you can sell, the more profit you make.
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Netanyahu will visit the White House next month, a senior United States administration official told AFP on Friday, February 16. Israeli media said it was the highest number of Israelis wounded in a single incident since the 2014 Gaza war.
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