Samsung/Harman is expanding QLED and Apple Entered Quantum Dot Industry

February 24, 2018 by Jennifer Colegrove Ph.D.

The quantum dot industry changed dramatically in 2017. Samsung/Harman is expanding QLED to automotive application. Apple just entered quantum dot market. We forecast quantum dot industry will have rapid growth in the next several years.

In the recently published “Quantum Dot Technologies and Market Forecast 2018 Report (5th Edition),” Touch Display Research surveyed many quantum dot suppliers, display manufacturers and OEMs, and analyzed and forecasted the quantum dot display component market with detail of material type and form factor. This report profiles over 110 companies working on quantum dot materials and quantum dot components. Touch Display Research forecasts the global quantum dot market will reach $16.6 billion by 2028.

Figure. Quantum Dot 2018 Report, 5th Edition

Source: Touch Display Research Inc., February 2018

  • CES 2018 quantum dot exhibitions are covered in this report,
  • Per clients’ request, quantum dot concentrate and pure quantum dot weight (kg) are calculated and forecasted in this 2018 report.
  • Quantum dot display area (m2) are added in this 2018 report.
  • Colegrove, author of this report, has conducted many first-hand interviews of quantum dot material and component suppliers, display manufactures, and OEMs in recent 10 years. She is the first analyst to publish a comprehensive quantum dot market report since 2013.
  • Over 110 companies are profiled and supply chain analysis with many companies is provided.
  • What does the new quantum dot ecosystem looks like in 2018 and 2019?
  • Who will be the winner in 2018?
  • Which form factor QD will be dominant in 2027?
  • Besides display, what other market will QD flourish in the next several years?
  • This report provides market analysis and forecast of quantum dot for display and lighting, with analysis of quantum dots for other applications: solar, battery, laser, bio-science, image sensor and medical labeling.
  • This report provides not only the outlook for quantum dot components in display and lighting, but also analysis and comparison between conventional LCD, LCD with quantum dot, LCD with Cd-free QD, and AMOLED.
  • The strengths and weaknesses of key players are analyzed.
  • This report provides a Bill of Material (BOM) analysis of quantum dot displays for TV, and BOM of quantum dot monitor displays.
  • This report include a PowerPoint file (>500 pages) and an Excel database. Market data in the report includes 5 years history data (2013-2017) and 11 years forecast data (from 2018 to 2028).
  • The market forecast includes Unit, quantum dot component ASP and Revenue, with a detailed breakdown by Cadmium-type quantum dot and Cd-free quantum dot; a detailed breakdown by nine applications.
  • Regional analysis is also provided in this report.

Reasons to purchase:

  • Find your potential clients or partners from the list of over 110 companies
  • Choose the right quantum dot supplier for your applications
  • Know the quantum dot challenges, market status, and future
  • Know your competitors
  • Invest in the right direction, avoid millions of dollars of wrong investment
  • Empower your strategic planning
  • Touch Display Research experts have been writing display industry analysis reports for over ten years. You can access this expertise by purchasing and receiving the report today.


The “Quantum Dot Technologies and Market Forecast 2018 Report” Fourth Edition is available immediately. Report sample, table of contents are available upon request.

PowerPoint file >500 pages
Excel database Profiles >110 companies, Units, ASP, Revenue, Area, QD concentrate and pure QD weight (kg), list of all quantum dot devices and suppliers
Published time February 19th,  2018
Price $4500 for company with <5 user. $4900 for company with 5 or more users
Bonus Client can have a 30-minute free phone call with the author: Dr. Jennifer Colegrove, within 3 months of the purchase


Report sample is available upon request. You can subscribe on our website: in the Market research report page or by email:

Why our QD report is better than competitors’

  Published time Author(Analyst) Pages Excel database Price
Touch Display Research Quantum dot 2018 report Feb, 2018 (5th edition), updated every year since 2013 Dr. Colegrove who has been writing quantum dot for 10 years >500 pages 11 pages, with market forecast, and profile of over 110 companies $4500 for less than 5 users,

$4900 for >5 users

Competitor A 2015 New analyst to quantum dot ~130 pages Listed 30 companies $5400 for less than 5 users, $8100 for >5 users
Competitor B 2016 New analyst to quantum dot ~160 pages No excel Start from $5600

 Thanks for reading,

Dr. Jennifer Colegrove and team