11:00 uur 11-04-2023

Samsung Display and Ferrari Sign MOU to Bring Samsung OLED to Next-Generation Models

Samsung Display and Ferrari to develop the latest display solution to be implemented on Ferrari’s next-generation cars

SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Samsung Display announced today that the company has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Ferrari at Samsung Display’s Asan campus in Korea to develop a display solution for implementation in Ferrari’s next-generation models. JS Choi, President and CEO of Samsung Display, and Benedetto Vigna, CEO of Ferrari, attended the signing ceremony.

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Samsung Display CEO JS Choi (right) and Ferrari CEO Benedetto Vigna (left) shake hands after a Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony held at Samsung Display's Asan campus in Korea. (Photo: Business Wire)

Samsung Display CEO JS Choi (right) and Ferrari CEO Benedetto Vigna (left) shake hands after a Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony held at Samsung Display’s Asan campus in Korea. (Photo: Business Wire)

With this MOU, Samsung Display will develop an innovative automotive display solution befitting a luxury supercar brand with world-leading OLED technology in order to support the seamless digital transformation of Ferrari.

Over the past decade, Samsung Display has been leading the technology transition in the premium smartphone market from LCD to OLED. As an industry leader in the premium display market and pioneer of revolutionary OLED technology since 2007, Samsung Display is now actively targeting the automotive display market which is an important technology and business platform.

At CES 2023, Samsung Display unveiled its New Digital Cockpit with a 34-inch slim bezel display and bendable technology that creates 700R curvature during the driving mode.

The lightweight, slim structure and the thin bezel of OLED panels allow for high levels of design freedom and its true black and high-contrast capabilities satisfy the design needs of leading automakers. Moreover, OLED’s low power consumption offers even greater benefits, since every watt saved improves the car’s efficiency and sustainability.

“In the luxury sector, elevating the client’s experience is key,” said Benedetto Vigna, CEO of Ferrari. “Through this strategic partnership with Samsung Display for the dedicated development of bespoke OLED technology display solutions, we will make a significant step forwards in the digital environment of our next-generation models.”

“Based on our extensive expertise in OLED technology, we are poised to introduce cutting-edge display solutions that meet the Ferrari standard,” said JS Choi, President and CEO of Samsung Display. “We are certain that our collaboration with Ferrari will provide an exciting opportunity to apply our strengths to the supercar field and reinforce our position in the automotive OLED market, enabling us to reach ever new heights.”


About Samsung Display

Samsung Display Co., Ltd. is an industry leader in providing cutting-edge display solutions around the world. The company diversifies its display markets to not only smartphones, TVs, laptops, and monitors but also smartwatches, VR, game consoles, and automotive applications. Furthermore, it has close partnerships with a variety of global manufacturers. Headquartered in South Korea, with a range of large-scale facilities, Samsung Display has production plants in China, Vietnam, and India, and operates sales offices in nine countries worldwide. Known for its innovation, Samsung Display is leading the foldable display market, enabling the world’s first mass-production of OLED, endeavoring to develop next-generation technology such as high image quality QD (Quantum Dot)-OLED, slidable and stretchable panels to provide extraordinary experiences and endless possibilities for consumers.

Samsung Display has been prioritizing environmental and social values in the entire process of product manufacturing. The company will further evolve into a sustainable organization dedicated to environmentally-sound products that contribute to the betterment of humanity.

For more information, please visit www.samsungdisplay.com or http://global.samsungdisplay.com.


Ujeong Jahnke

Samsung Semiconductor Europe GmbH

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Email: sseg.comm@samsung.com

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