OLED MacBook Pro Not So Distant: Samsung to Mass-Produce 8th-Gen OLED Screens in 2026
Reports Suggest Apple's OLED MacBook Pro Might Arrive Sooner Than Expected
Amidst the speculation about the release of an OLED MacBook Pro, the latest reports bring fresh hope for Apple enthusiasts. Samsung is set to initiate mass production of 8th-generation OLED screens in the first half of 2026, according to a recent report from UBI Research. This development could potentially hasten the arrival of the much-anticipated MacBook Pro equipped with an OLED display.
Samsung’s Early Investment in OLED Technology
UBI Research’s report revealed that “Samsung Display decided to invest in the 8th generation OLED line for IT products early this year.” This investment encompasses OLED screens for a range of IT devices, including laptops, tablets, and monitors. Samsung had initially entered discussions with Apple back in 2021 about the possibility of developing OLED screens for MacBook models. The original timeline aimed for a 2025 launch, but it faced multiple delays over the years.