passive matrix display

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a type of LCD display used for some portable computers

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OSRAM Opto Semiconductors, one of the world's leading manufacturers of opto-semiconductors, will be exiting the production of passive matrix displays based on organic LEDs (OLEDs) at the end of the year.
Based on the potential impact of those advanced technologies when combined with Three-Five Systems' solid technology base in its rapidly growing core business of passive matrix displays, I recognized the exciting growth potential of Three-Five.
Three-Five Systems developed the LCaD(TM) technology in response to market demands for higher performance in a standard product, cost-effective passive matrix display.
Passive matrix displays are far more limited than active displays, currently viable only for displays about2 inches in diagonal; whereas active matrix OLEDs can be used in displays up to 70 inches in diagonal.
Measurements on small passive matrix displays that incorporated the TMA solution, demonstrated at least a 50% reduction in power consumption or exhibited double the display luminescence at the same power consumption.
Its low cost makes it a credible alternative to character modules, vacuum fluorescent displays, STN passive matrix displays, or more expensive, complex graphical LCD products.
Its low cost makes it a credible alternative to vacuum fluorescent displays, STN passive matrix displays, or more expensive complex graphical LCD products.
These two products are designed to drive either active or passive matrix displays and both feature unique power management circuitry to reduce the power required by half, an important feature for battery powered applications.
OLED is a new emissive display technology that has found success in targeting the mobile phone sub-displays, car audio displays, MP3 players and other applications with passive matrix displays.