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backlight

[′bak‚līt]
(graphic arts)
A spotlight that illuminates from behind so that the subject is separated from the background; used in photography.

backlight

With regard to electronic devices, a backlight is the light source for an LCD screen. The light typically comes from a fluorescent lamp or LED. See LCD, LED TV and CCFL.
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Shinkong Synthetic Fibers started to tap LCD backlight modules market in 2003, and plans to set up an operating headquarters and R&D center in CTSP, also bringing downstream manufacturers together to form an industrial cluster.
In 2012, the LCD backlight unit market size approximated UR$15.
08 Hi X Arm:-95 Degree C 09 Low Battery Indicator 10 Lcd Backlight 11 Laser:-Classii 12 Temperature Display :-Degree C Or Degree F Selectable,3.
both LCD backlight module makers that have indirectly joined Amazon's supply chain, are expected to witness their revenue shoot up in June, according to institutional investors.
What eats more electricity than anything in a handheld gaming device is the LCD backlight," he said.
In order to meet an increasing demand in Korea for optical grade MMA polymer for use in products such as light-guide plates, an LCD backlight component, LG MMA constructed an MMA polymer production facility, which began commercial operation in July using Sumitomo Chemical's continuous bulk polymerization technology.
The instrument features an easy to use four-button keypad, allowing the user to turn on/off the LCD backlight and laser alignment and select [degrees]C or [degrees]F.
By adding a film of quantum dots in front of the LCD backlight, picture color reproduction rate and overall brightness are significantly improved.
The range of applications includes LCD backlight, commercial lighting source, consumer lighting source and various lighting solutions.
By adding a film of quantum dots in front of the LCD backlight, picture colour reproduction rate and overall brightness are significantly improved, said LG.
It is used in various applications such as automotive lighting, large size LCD backlight, mobile phone flash.
It is designed for driving external FETs in LCD backlight panels, allowing long LED strings and the high currents used in 3D mode.