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Promoted by the display giants headed by Samsung and LG, OLED industry is still in the stage of steady development. In 2011, the OLED output value worldwide approximated USD3.3 billion, with year-on-year growth above 200%. The figure is expected to reach USD6.7 billion in 2012, rising by 102% from a year earlier. From the perspective of shipment, the shipment of OLED display panels around the globe reached 190 million pieces in 2012, with share in medium and small-sized display screens climbing up to 8.4%.Medium and small-sized screens, which monopolize the OLED display market, are mainly applied in mobile phones, MP3 players, car audios, digital cameras, etc., and the application in smart phones makes the penetration rate of AMOLED in medium and small-sized panels increase rapidly. The shipment of OLED screens for mobile phones around the globe registered 23 million pieces in 2009, and climbed up to 112 million pieces in 2011. OLED can be divided into AMOLED and PMOLED. From the perspective of application category, over 60% of PMOLED are applied in mobile phone sub-screens, and 10% or so are applied in MP3 players. PMOLED will witness decline in future along with the market contraction of MP3 player and mobile phone sub-screen. In respect to PMOLED, the application of AMOLED is wider, and the proportion contributed by mobile phone applications approximates 80%. Besides, AMOLED is also applied in digital cameras, car audios and other multimedia players. Along with the promotion of SMD and LG, AMOLED will compete with TFT LCD in the arena of large-sized applications as FPTV and laptop, and its application scope will be wider in future.