Apple is set to use BLU LED displays in all of its MacBooks from 2009, according to Chinese-language paper Economic Daily News.
The newspaper claims that Apple’s Taiwanese supplier of LED backlight units, Kenmos, is set to increase BLU LED shipments in the coming year.
Not a panacea
Chris Phin, deputy editor on MacFormat magazine commented on the news: “LED backlighting isn't a panacea, but done right it can mean more consistent colours across the screen, zero warm-up time and brighter displays.
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“Adding it across the range can only add to Apple's already-bullish laptop line-up; we just wish it had happened years ago.”