Backlighting


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Backlighting

Lighting of an object from the rear, used to provide drama and emphasis.

backlighting

The illumination of an object from the rear.
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LED backlighting for LCD TVs using edgelit display panels has rapidly become the technology of choice, providing both a high-performance and cost-effective solution for the majority of the TV and desktop monitor market.
AUO) of Taiwan placed most of its backlighting orders for the iPad mini to Coretronic, with some going to LG Display of Korea, with Coretronic shipping more than three million backlight modules to iPad mini panel suppliers per month.
In addition, there is an increasing need for use as backlighting of LCD TV screens with high levels of color reproduction.
The matte side is said to diffuse the backlighting to reduce glare.
In 2008, the market penetration of LED-based backlighting in LCD TVs stood at less than one percent.
Wu admitted that he was pushed very hard recently by backlighting customers, who often ask for low prices.
Discrete area backlighting for different parts of a display, including LDC backlighting, overlays (characters, logos, etc.
UNTERPREMSTAETTEN, Austria -- austriamicrosystems (SWX:AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of high performance analog ICs for communications, industrial, medical and automotive applications, extends its portfolio of specialized LED drivers and controllers for the latest generation of LCD TV backlighting with the AS3693B 16 channel LED controller IC.
Consider a backlighting scheme based around ON Semiconductor's NCP5021 1.
Our collaboration with Samsung on LED backlighting - clearly a disruptive technology - will help spur further innovation and growth in the LCD market.
Sweta Dash, senior director, LCD research at iSuppli, said that the price gap between LEDs and cold cathode fluorescent lamps (CCFLs) traditionally used for LCD backlighting has narrowed due to the higher yield rate of LEDs, as well as the oversupply that resulted in a drastic price reduction for LEDs in the second half of 2008.
The new Advanced Power TOPLED Plus from OSRAM Opto Semiconductors is the brightest color LED in its class, providing 15% more light for direct display backlighting than standard Advanced Power TOPLEDs.