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Japan Display set to release new in-cell touch panels, says report
Vicky Chou, Taipei; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 16 September 2015]

Japan Display (JDI) will begin producing second-generation in-cell touch displays for use in smartphone applications by the end of 2015, according to a report from Japan-based Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.

JDI's in-cell technology is used in Pixel Eyes displays that will fetaure increased sensitivity, including improved reaction that maintains fluidity even if a user performs functions with wet hands.

The company is expected to see most supply initially go to China vendors. In April-June 2015, about 70% of JDI's in-cell shipments went to vendors in the nation.

The report also speculated that JDI's move comes following moves from LG Display and Sharp to further develop in-cell touch.