Apple’s Mini LED Bill of Materials Analysis

April 26, 2021, by Jennifer Colegrove Ph.D. Principal Analyst, Touch Display Research Inc.

Apple’s micro and mini LED supply chain includes over 14 companies. The Bill of Material (BOM) of Apple’s mini LED backlight is analyzed in the newly published “Micro and Mini LED Technologies, Supply Chain and Market Forecast 2021-2031 Report, Fourth Edition”.  Touch Display Research Inc., a market research and consulting firm, analyzed all the methods to fabricate micro and mini LED displays along with their supply chains. More than 260 companies and research institutes working on micro LED and mini LED display are profiled in the database of this report.

Figure 1. Micro and Mini LED Technologies, Supply Chain and Market Forecast 2021-2031 Report

Source: Touch Display Research, April 2021

Table of Contents and report sample are available upon request.

  • This report includes a PowerPoint file (>480 pages) and an Excel database, which profiled over 260 companies and research institutes working on micro LED and mini LED display and backlight technologies.
  • Dr. Colegrove, author of this report, has performed many first hand surveys and interviews with many micro LED and mini LED suppliers and display suppliers.
  • Market data in the report include 4 years of history (2017 to 2020) and 11 years of forecasts (from 2021 to 2031).
  • All the methods to fabricate micro and mini LED displays along with their supply chains are analyzed and put into 18 method categories.
  • Challenges are analyzed. Business strategy recommendations are provided in the report as well.
  • BOM (Bill of Material) of micro and mini LED digital signage, direct–view displays, and micro displays are provided in Chapter 13 and Chapter 14.
  • The BOM of Apple’s upcoming iPad Pro with mini LED backlight is analyzed.
  • Micro LED driving methods are compared in Chapter 10.
  • Winners in 2021/2022 are predicted in the report.
  • This report also provides the global display market forecast with details by display technologies to 2031: LCD, OLED, EPD, and other display technologies.
  • Regional analysis is also provided in this report.
  • The landscape of micro LED display patents is discussed in Chapter 12. Micro LED patents by the applicant’s country and region are analyzed in Chapter 12, as well.

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  • We survey and interview hundreds of companies annually to provide the first-hand information and analysis in this report.
  • Dr. Colegrove, author of this report, performed first-hand surveys and interviews with micro LED display and mini LED manufacturers, and OEM/ODMs.
  • Find potential clients or partners from the list of over 260 companies
  • Deeper understanding of micro LED and mini LED technologies and the landscape to refine your technology roadmap
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  • Obtain micro LED and mini LED market intelligence, understand market trends and profit from it
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The “Micro and Mini LED Technologies, Supply Chain and Market Forecast 2021-2031 Report” is available immediately.  

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  • PowerPoint file: >480 pages
  • Excel database: Profiled >260 companies and research institutes, 4 years history data (2017 to 2020), 11 years market forecast 2021 to 2031 with Unit, ASP, Revenue, Summary and comparison of 18 fabrication technologies
  • Published: April 12, 2021
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  • Bonus: Client can have a 30-minute free phone call with the author Dr. Jennifer Colegrove, within 3 months of purchase

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