Smartphone display shipments had increased steadily in 2021, but it is assumed that handset manufacturers have accumulated excess inventories of displays, and there are concerns of a response, which is expected to happen in 2022.
The Analyst Team
Research Manager, Small Medium Displays
Hiroshi Hayase is an expert in the small medium display market, including display products for smartphones, automobile monitors, and digital consumer products. He covers display technologies including active matrix (AM) LCD, passive matrix (PM) LCD, electronic paper displays, and AM & PM OLED displays.
With over 35 years of experience in the LCD industry, he brings an unparalleled focus to sales, marketing management, production, product engineering, and market research and analysis. Hiroshi joined Omdia (formerly IHS Markit) in February 2004. Prior to that, Hiroshi was responsible for sales and market research at Wintek Japan Corporation, and he served as sales manager with Applied Komatsu Technology. At Seiko Epson, he gained 13 years of experience in sales management and production engineering across the full range of LCD production processes. Hiroshi holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Shizuoka University, Japan.
Our expert analysts will review your question and the Ask an Analyst team will get back to you. We aim to respond within 24 hours, but we’re often quicker.
Ask an Analyst
Our team of experts are here to answer your questions. From advice on market trends to a query on research point, and everything in between, we want to hear from you.
Ask an analyst is available as part of a subscription. If you'd like access, contact us today.