12 Reasons Why You Need AMOLED Technology TodayAMOLED phones are the future of the mobile industry. Combining a traditional TFT display with an OLED display, the result is an active matrix. What does this mean for the average user and their touchscreens? It means that you’ll be owning a device that requires zero backlight. That means colors that are true, blacks that are authentic, and faster graphic transfers.