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Analyst: Apple’s mini-LED products may be pushed to 2021

In a note to clients — as noted by MacRumors — analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says Apple’s development of mini-LED display based hardware hasn’t been significantly affected by COVID-19, but imay have delayed adoption of the technology in the short-term. He says some products may be pushed from a late 2020 release date to 2021 .

“We believe that investors do not need to worry too much about the extension of the mini LED schedule, because mini LED is a key technology that Apple will promote in the next 5 years, so even if the short-term schedule is affected by the new coronary pneumonia, it will not damage the long-term positive trend,” Kuo adds.

The analyst thinks that Apple willrelease iPad Pros and MacBook Pros with mini-LED displays that will use 10,000 mini-LEDs and will be comparable to OLED screens. believes the mini-LED displays will make for thinner and lighter products. He thinks they will also result in good wide color gamut performance, high contrast and HDR, and local dimming,

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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.