“Sony is likely to become one of the in-cell touch panel suppliers for Apple’s next-generation iPhone, which is expected to be launched in September or October, according to industry sources,” Siu Han and Steve Shen report for DigiTimes.

“LG Display, Toshiba Mobile Display (TMD) and Sharp have been previously tapped as the three suppliers of in-cell touch panels for the new iPhone,” Han and Shen report. “Sony will begin volume production of in-cell touch panels for the new iPhone at the end of May, revealed the sources.”

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MacDailyNews Take: If true, the iPhone is about to get skinny or gain room for extra battery capacity.

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